MusicWorkshops is pleased to be able to give an update on the course content for the Introduction to Middle Eastern Music day.
The day will be divided into 1.5 hour sessions, with breaks for refreshment, conversation and food!
Session 1: Will focus on the intriguing rhythm system of music from the Middle East
Session 2: Will be about the pitch system (the Maquaam)
Session 3: Will explore the system around improvisation – a very special aspect of the musical culture
Session 4: Will be using this new knowledge to learn forms and compositions
We will then have a the opportunity to play through everything that has been covered.
It will be a really exciting, exploring day. Open to any type of instrument, do book your place (and let us know your instrument) for a day of wonderful music making and learning from a wonderful, varied and beautiful musical culture.