CLASSICAL ARABIC MUSIC
Classical Arabic musical traditions
Mechina (Preparatory Course) The Maqam and the eastern Usul
Students will learn the fundamentals of classical Arabic music
by listening to a variety of important pieces.
Fundamentals of classical Arabic music
The course will deal with the theory of classical Arabic music, the maqam, the usul, musical forms, taqsim and the mawwal.
Analysis of Arabic classical music
We will listen to and analyze classical Arabic music
with attention to the musical structures and forms.
Solfege of the Microtonal Maqam
The course will focus on singing using musical notes
of the eastern Maqam and on writing this music.
Playing the oud
Private oud lessons for students at all levels (from beginners to advanced).
Playing the violin
Private violin lessons for students at all levels (from beginners to advanced).
Arabic vocal music
Private voice lessons focusing on pieces from the classical Arabic repertoire ( for beginning and advanced students)
Playing the Arabic ney
Private ney lessons for performing classical pieces from the repertoire
Playing the darbuka and segat
Private and group darbuka and segat lessons for all levels
Playing the kanun
Private qanun lessons for students at all levels (from beginners to advanced).