HWMF Academy - new music courses - start 5/6 November

HWMF-Academy: CHILDREN and BEGINNER MUSIC CLASSES               NEW PROGRAMS OFFERED! Start: 5th & 6th November 2016.

1-BASIC MUSIC THEORY AND VOCAL COURSE

Our introduction to music theory and vocal course is for EVERYONE who loves music and singing! Learn how to approach vocal learning systematically and how to move towards a healthy singing voice. Get familiar with the basic principles of vocal techniques like breathing, vocalizing and body posture. Acquire a basic music theoretical background (notation reading, scales, rhythm, intervals). Opportunity after completion of the course will also be given to continue with an advanced batch and also to join a local leading vocal group.

Course beginning:                            Saturday, November 5, 2016
Timings:                                            5 Saturdays (Nov 5; 12; 19; 26 & Dec. 3) 2-2.50pm Venue:                                               Alliance Française, Road no 3, Aurora Colony, Banjara Hills
Course Fees:                                     2400/- including material, for 5 classes. Teacher: Joe Koster

2-INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC FOR CHILDREN AGES  6 – 12 YEARS OLD

Our introduction to music class focuses on exposing children to music and developing musical abilities, including rhythmic and melodic skills in an interactive and fun environment.  No prior music experience is required!  The introduction to music class is a great way to determine your child’s interest in music before committing to individual lessons or investing in a musical instrument.  Course beginning:  Sunday, Nov 6, 2016  Timings:                                  Sunday 1:30-2.20 pm 
Venue:                                   Goethe-Zentrum, Journalist Colony, Banjara Hills
Course Fees:                         2200/- for 4 classes (50 min.) Teachers: Nicole Connolly Bhatia and George Hull.

3-BEGINNER UKULELE CLASS

Our beginner ukulele class focuses on the fundamentals of playing the ukulele.  The ukulele is a stringed instrument that is similar in shape to a guitar but is smaller in size and has only four strings instead of the typical guitar’s six strings.  
Student requirements: A SOPRANO UKULELE, TUNER and a SET OF EXTRA STRINGS.  Please contact our instructor, Nicole Connolly Bhatia, prior to purchasing a ukulele for further requirements. A FOLDER to keep student notes and music organized. PLEASE NOTE to enroll in this class, we require that students complete our Introduction to Music for Children class or have prior music experience. If your child has not previously attended our Introduction to Music for Children classes, please inform us at info@hydmusic.com and provide details of your child’s prior music experience.        Course beginning:                 Saturday, November 5th, 2016
Duration:                               Ongoing 
Timings:                                Saturdays at 1:30 – 2.20 pm
Venue:                                   Goethe-Zentrum, Journalist Colony, Banjara Hills
Course Fees:                         2200/- per month/4 sessions (50 min.)

4-BEGINNER KEYBOARD CLASS

Our keyboard class is an introduction to the keyboard for the absolute beginner student in a group setting. The beginner class is a great way to determine if a student is interested in piano before pursuing individual lessons. Student requirements:  BEGINNER KEYBOARD students will be required to bring to every class: FOLDER to keep student notes and music organized; KEYBOARD STAND. There will also be performance opportunities for all students at HWMF recitals which are held throughout the year. PLEASE NOTE to enroll in this class, we require that students complete our Introduction to Music for Children class or have prior music experience. If your child has not previously attended our Introduction to Music for Children classes, please inform us at info@hydmusic.com and provide details of your child’s prior music experience. Course beginning:                 Saturday, November 5th, 2016
Duration:                               Ongoing 
Timings:                                Saturdays at 2:30 – 3.20 pm
Venue:                                   Goethe-Zentrum, Journalist Colony, Banjara Hills
Course Fees:                         2200/- per month/4 sessions (50 min.)

5-HWMF’S KID CLUB – VOCAL

Group vocal classes are an opportunity for young singers to learn performance, harmony and musicianship in a fun, group setting.  HWMF’s Kids Club will encourage friendship while learning elements of music and vocal technique and ensemble singing. Student requirements: A folder or binder to store and organize handouts and music. To enroll in this class, we require that students complete our Introduction to Music for Children class or have prior music experience.  If your child has not previously attended our Introduction to Music for Children classes, please inform us at info@hydmusic.com and provide details of your child’s music experience.                      Course beginning:                 Sunday, Nov. 5
Duration:                               Ongoing 
Timings:                                Sundays 2:30 – 3.20pm
Venue:                                   Goethe-Zentrum, Journalist Colony, Banjara Hills
Course Fees:                         1600/- per month/4 sessions (50 min.)

TEACHERS:

Joe Koster: piano, vocal, trumpet/trombone, theory  //  Vineet Chaturvedi & Abhijit Gurjale: violin // Nicole Connolly Bhatia: ukulele, flute, keyboard, kid’s club, children foundation course // George Hull: saxophone, recorder, harmonica, kid’s club, children foundation course.                                                                                                                            

HWMF Academy is also accepting new student applications for individual lessons on the following instruments: violin, trumpet, saxophone, flute (western) and keyboard. Send your application to info@hydmusic.com