Description of Programme
The guitar is used in a wide variety of musical genres worldwide. It is recognized as a primary instrument in genres such as blues, country, jazz, metal, pop and many forms of rock. The learning of the guitar has always been on the wish list of almost every person at some point in their lives. FSM provides the perfect opportunity to make this dream a reality.
The FSM Rockstar Guitar course has been developed by renowned educationist Rowan Parker who has over 25 years of teaching experience and is a much sought after examiner and curriculum developer. The Rockstar course is ground breaking that it offers the unique proposition of being able to start playing almost immediately and in the preferred style of popular music. Although it makes efforts to get students start playing immediately its emphasis on music fundamentals and essential guitar technique is not in any way minimized. At every stage of learning, you will experience emphasis on technique, workouts, performances, sight reading, listening as well as creating / composing your own tunes. The course encourages using electric guitars but works well with both acoustic & electric instruments. Custom created backing tracks create an experience of playing in a live band and motivates students to learn more.
Structure / Duration:The Curriculum is structured in progressive levels of difficulty. The duration for each semester is 20 weeks. Students can work towards taking an examination from renowned International boards like Trinity College, London’s Rock & Pop examinations, at the end of their course.
Infrastructure: We provide the best in class infrastructure with each student having his own electric guitar along with a guitar effects processor. Each student is supplied the Rockstar course which includes a book and CD with backing tracks.
Performance:The Rockstar Course has been designed to allow students of different instruments to play together in a band depending on their level. Similar pieces are shared across instruments and learners of guitars, drums and keyboard can create music together with effortless ease.