Courses At Bali Guitar Academy

Courses At Bali Guitar Academy

Beginners Level

This course is specially designed for students who have absolutely no knowledge or very less knowledge about music & guitar. You want to learn the guitar simply because you like listening to music and want to learn guitar as hobby. After completing the course one can expect to learn 5-6 songs and understand the basic fundamentals of western music. You will be able to perform for your friends, colleagues, house parties etc.

Syllabus for Beginner’s Level

  • Construction of scales, chords
  • General musicianship questions
  • Tunes of popular songs
  • Major and Minor scales and chords in open position
  • Triplets and Ladders exercises on scales
  • Basic strumming patterns and song playing
  • Guitar anatomy
  • How to read tabs
  • Fretboard theory
  • Tuning the guitar
  • Basic ear training
  • Warm up exercises

Beginner level Songs (Western)

  • Dust in the Wind- Kansas
  • Wake me Up- Avicii
  • Say something- Justin Timberlake
  • Californication- Red Hit chillie peppers
  • My sweet Lord- George Harrison
  • Treat you better- Shawn Mandes
  • We don’t talk anymore – Charlie Puth
  • Counting stars- One republic

  • Summer of 69- Bryan Adams
  • Wonderful Tonight- Eric Clapton
  • Girls like you – Maroon 5
  • Photograph- Ed Sheeran
  • Wonderwall- Oasis
  • Two ghosts- Harry Styles
  • Love Yourself – Justin Beiber

Beginner level Songs (Bollywood)

  • Tera yaar hoon main
  • Ajeeb daastan hai ye
  • Channa mereya
  • Sooraj dooba Ha
  • Tu Janne na
  • Zaalima
  • Tareefan
  • O saathi
  • Jaane jaan
  • Hawayein

Intermediate Level

This course is designed for Guitar players who have completed the beginners course and already know to strum and play a few simple songs but wish to acquire more versatile techniques like Finger picking, Flamenco Rhythms, advanced chords and strumming patterns, Rock Guitar techniques that will make you eligible to be a part of college bands or you can start gigging at clubs, competitions. You can start your own Youtube channel.

Syllabus for Intermediate’s Level

  • Pentatonic scales 5 positions & Rock licks using pentatonic scale
  • Major and Minor scales in different positions
  • Basic flamenco rhythm patterns and techniques
  • Introduction to blues guitar, blues licks
  • Dominant chords, Maj n Min7th chords
  • Ear Training
  • Fingerstyle techniques
  • Major n minor Arpeggios
  • Sweep picking, Hybrid picking
  • Power chords, Colour chords

Intermediate level – 1 Songs

  • Story of my Life- One Direction
  • Sweet Home Alabama- Lynrd Skynrd
  • Love is on the way- Saigon kick
  • Long train running- Doobie brothers
  • Sultan of swings – Mark Knopfler
  • So much to say- Dave Mathews Band

  • Snow – RHCP
  • New rules – Dua Lipa
  • Every breath you take – Police
  • Long train running- Doobie brothers
  • Feel it still- Portugal the man
  • We don’t talk anymore – Charlie Puth

Intermediate level – 2 Songs

  • Scuttle buttin- Stevie Ray Vaughan
  • Stairway to heaven – Led Zeppelin
  • Comfortably numb- Pink floyd
  • No of the beast- Iron Maiden
  • Highway star- Deep purple
  • Sweet child of mine
  • Liza Jane- Vince gill
  • Need your love so bad
  • Ten words – Joe Satriani
  • Heart of life – John Mayer

Advanced Level

This course is designed for Guitar players who have completed the beginners course and already know to strum and play a few simple songs but wish to acquire more versatile techniques like Finger picking, Flamenco Rhythms, advanced chords, blues and rock improvisation, power cords, strumming patterns, Rock Guitar techniques that will make you eligible to be a part of college bands or you can start gigging at clubs, competitions. You can start your own Youtube channel.

Syllabus for Advance Level

  • Introduction to Modes
  • Major7th , Minor 7th , Diminished Arpeggios
  • Advanced country chicken picking techniques
  • Blues and Rock Improvisation techniques using backing tracks
  • Jazz funk chords
  • Speed picking techniques for right hand
  • Introduction to jazz and funk soloing
  • Fast legato and Finger tapping exercises

Advance Level Songs

  • For the love of god – Steve Via
  • Hot wired – Brent mason
  • Orange jam – Guthrie Govan
  • Technical difficulties- Paul Gilbert
  • Cliffs of dover – Eric Johnson

Trinity Rock n Pop Guitar Exams

After completing the intermediate level course those students who wish to appear for Trinity rock n pop guitar exams can can enroll for the Trinity Rock n Pop Guitar exams and appear directly for Grade 3 – 5.
Advanced level students can appear for grade 5- 8 depending on the skills and experience. We have our own syllabus and courses but this syllabus is for students who are interested in appearing for the London Trinity Rock n Pop Guitar Exams.

To know more about Trinity Rock n Pop Guitar syllabus please click the button below.

 

FAQ’s

1. Do you teach beginners who are new to music?

Yes, beginners are more than welcome. 60 percent of the students in guitar class are beginners so just take it easy if you have no previous experience about musical instruments, artists. Your tutor will guide you with everything.

2. What can I learn in three months?

Many beginners have the goal of playing popular songs they like – that’s great and we will absolutely work on reaching your goals. But along with that we will also work on your fundamental knowledge of the guitar and basic music theory, etc.

3. Do I have to carry my own guitar during lessons?

Yes.

4. What is the age group for learning?

Usually not younger than 10 and not above 50. But if your child is a little younger than 10 and you’re confident that his or her’s attention span is strong enough for guitar lessons, feel free to contact me.

5. Do I need to own a guitar to take lessons?

Yes. Practicing at home everyday what is discussed in lessons is 90{f542043a3d68cec7d1c98e4243efe8645072e8da79f4fbe4448fc902235bb91d} of learning any instrument. If you want to try out one lesson before buying a guitar that’s perfectly fine, but after that lesson you absolutely must own your own guitar. I’d be happy to recommend guitar brands in your price range at your first lesson

6. What are the mode of payment for fees ?

Cash, Cheque, Card, Paytm, Google Pay or Bank Transfer(NEFT/IMPS) .

7. Can I actually learn to play guitar in 12 weeks? How much time do I need to practice?

Yes! The secret is daily practice. But even if you can practice three times per week for an hour during the course, then your success is assured! After twelve weeks you may not wish to immediately perform live but you will be able to play basic and enjoyable songs with satisfaction and pride.

8. What if I have to miss a class session? Will it be compensated?

Don’t worry. The lessons are flexible and will be covered next week. You can also cover up your lessons by attending two sessions the next week or attend some other batch. In extreme case, one or two classes can be compensated if you have informed in advance with valid reason.

9. Do u take individual or group lessons ?

We do group lessons. Group classes provide a fun, competitive, social atmosphere for learning. A student can draw inspiration and learn a lot by observing other students who are slightly ahead of them. There are limited no of students in a batch and allows the student to receive focused one-on-one attention from the teacher.

10. What is the class strength?

Around 8 to 10 students

11. What is the class duration?

90mins

12. How often is the guitar class held?

Once a week

13. What do I get along with the guitar lessons?

You will given an opportunity to participate in TV shows, live concerts, competitions. You will also be given shows if you are an advanced level player, we will help you crated your own Youtube channel n teach you to record music professionally.