Indian music club report (2016-17)
The music of India includes multiple varieties such as : Indian classical music, folk music, Filmi, and Indian pop. India's classical music tradition, includes Hindustani music and Carnatic. Music in India began as an indespensible part of socio-religious life thus music is an integral part of the curriculum of Arwachin International School.
With this objective “The Indian Music Club” students are not only encouraged to explore their talent in music- instrumental as well as vocal but are also provided with an amazing platform to brush their unique skills. Throughout the year, the Indian Music students participate in all the cultural activities and events organized in the school.
The objectives of the Indian Music Club
- Facilitating the basic understanding of the use of technology in music and music education.
- Attainment of basic knowledge of the keyboard, tabla and harmonium.
- Providing the basic and advanced knowledge in theory (Hindustani and Carnatic), literature.
- Encouraging the acquirement of the knowledge and the understanding of basic and advanced historical musical styles.
GOAL: Students develop a background in music and musicianship that prepares them for a wide range of further educational activities that include music as a component.
The Indian Music Club is conducted once a week for all the classes from 1 to 10.
The first club includes the students of classes 1 to 3. There are more than 16 students in this club. They are made to hear the basics of the music in a fun way which is enjoyed thoroughly by all. Apart from the basic vocal skills, they are also taught the basics of the classical instrument TABLA. The teachers of this club are Mrs.Rohatgi & Mr.Sagar.
The second group of club comprises of the young students of classes 4 to 6. These aspiring singers understand the technicality of the SARGAM and ALANKARS. The teachers of this club are Mrs.Rohatgi & Mrs.Walia.
The Third group of the club consists of the passionate Arwachinians of classes 7 to 10. They learn different forms of vocal and the classical instruments. The teachers of this club are Mrs.Rohatgi & Ms.Ginny.