Choir: Turkish Makam Classes
Course Dates: Tuesdays, 14th April – 23rd June*
*There will not be any classes on 28th April
Times: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
This 10-week choir course will be one in which students will sing Turkish makam music from the Ottoman period to the present as well as select melodies from Anatolia. This course also covers how makams and melodies are formed.
The “mesk” system, which is the educational system of the music, is suitable for everyone and it does not require any special qualifications in this course. Singing and hearing, are abilities which can be improved when trained. This course will be an enjoyable form of training and the student will become aware of the physical and mental changes within themselves as they train.
Regarding content; students will learn selected works from the repertoires of Ottoman Art Music, Anatolian Folk Music and Turkish Contemporary Music. The students will also go through training on sound, ear and theoretical knowledge with the books prepared by the instructor Baha Yetkin.
- Max Students15
- Duration10 week
- Skill levelall