- In this level, our learners are introduced to the world of Carnatic music.
- The preliminary exercises have been designed for practice purposes.
- The learner improves in technical skills and virtuosity.
- Will be able to sing all Saptha swaras with accurate sruti and laya (talam)
Overview of NOVICE level:
- Total Duration : 96 sessions
- Age : 5 Years and above
- Group Size : Up to 8 Students (will be reshuffled after 6 months based on the learning ability)
- Session Duration: 45 – 50 Minutes
- Class Schedule : Once A Week
Prerequisites to join the course
- No prior experience is required.
- Interest in music and a willingness to learn.
Tools, software and material needed:
- Zoom software
- Music book (Link will be provided)
Practical (Swaras will be taught in 3 speeds)
- Sarali swaras (10)
- Janta swaras (6)
- Janta daatu swaras (1)
- Daatu swaras (3)
- Tarasthayi swaras (4)
- Mandra swaras (2)
- Saptha talam alankara (7)
Outcome (What a student would have accomplished) by the end of the level:
- Strong foundation is built because students learn 3 speeds in 6 chapters
- Improves brain function, as per studies in neuroscience
- Develops math skills via learning to harmonize pitch, scale, and tempo
- Understanding of the Hindu scriptures through music lyrics and composition
- Develops a peaceful and meditative mindset