Music Foundation Mentorship Programme

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The ideal course for a musician to strengthen their music foundation with GJA’s simplified approach to learning Harmony, Ear Training, Rhythm training. Weekly private lessons and music industry relevant electives make this course a perfect all round educational experience for a musician.

Language English

Akash Kumar

Karan Khosla

Sidhharth Rajmohan

Meera Desai

Next Batch May 2022

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The ideal course for a musician to strengthen their music foundation with GJA’s simplified approach to learning Harmony, Ear Training, Rhythm training. Weekly private lessons and music industry relevant electives make this course a perfect all round educational experience for a musician.

LanguageEnglish

Next BatchMay 2022

Akash Kumar

Karan Khosla

Sidhharth Rajmohan

Meera Desai

Sign Up

What you will learn!

Gain a well-rounded understanding of the core elements of music – Rhythm, Harmony, and Melody.

Learn the basics of songwriting and compose your tune by the end of the course.

A one hour private lesson every week for your primary instrument.

Practical elective lectures on Music Business, Digital distribution, Music Performance, The Art of Practicing etc.

Pre-requisites –

Should be curious and hungry to learn. Over 1 year of playing experience Age 13 +

Syllabus

Ear Training
  • Introduction to Solfege
  • Recognizing Chord qualities
  • ‘Cracking’ songs by ear
  • Melodic Improvisation
Harmony
  • Practical Application of Harmony
  • Harmonic Analysis of Songs
  • Scales and Modes
  • Basic Composition and writing melodies over Chord Progressions
Electives
  • The Business of Music
  • How to listen to music
  • The Art of Practicing
Instrument Specialisation
  • Piano
  • Drums
  • Guitar
  • Bass
  • Voice
Rhythm
  • Learn the foundations of rhythm: how to subdivide and syncopate!
  • Learn how to create grooves and improvise rhythmically even if you’re not a drummer!

Video Testimonial

Shambhavi, who was in our first ever batch of the programme, talks about the experience of learning music and composition at GJA, precisely the gaps that this programme helped her fill in her musical education.

Programme Overview

The GJA Experience

I am a much more confident and self-aware musician after studying the foundation course at GJA. I recommend this course highly!

Shambhavi Mishra

Music Foundation Certificate Course Student