Advanced Djembe

This course helps the students master in Djembe by incorporating techniques from different genres of percussion like Konnakol from Indian Percussion, Song accompaniment techniques from Western percussion and so on. This course also involves a training on how to play as a part of a band and in musical concerts of different genres. On completion, students would have a complete knowledge about the Percussion art and would have achieved a great control over the instrument.

Course Modules

  1. Advanced Theory

    An introduction to advanced level concepts that are mandatory to understand before going into the course.
  2. Solo and Accompaniment techniques

    Lessons that focuses on understanding world music, techniques to accompany different styles of african music and other musical genres, solo perfomance techniques.
  3. Mastering Djembe through Konnakol

    Konnokol is the art of performing percussion syllables vocally in south indian music. In the following lessons, we are going to master in our instrument by understanding Indian Percussion System and by using Konnakol as a tool.
  4. Concert and Band Performance Training

    Lessons that focus on polishing the skills learnt throughout the course, techniques to play with other percussion instruments like Drums or Mridangam. Training to improve on stage presentation skills to perform better as a part of a band and in music concerts.

Course Features

HQ Video Call Classroom with Recording Feature

One to One, High quality classes through an in-built customized video call application that works on the browser without the need to install any external software like skype or facetime. All you need is a Laptop, Chrome/Firefox and a good internet connection. There is also a built-in class recorder which lets users record their lessons and playback later for practise.

Dashboard - Progress Tracking

Every student is provided with a dashboard with features to track practice, performance and course progress. It displays course modules, class feedbacks, improvement tips, next class timings and a lot more information.

Class Schedule / Rescheduler

A calendar that displays the upcoming classes, concerts and other events. A easy drag-drop interface to allow rescheduling of classes to allow maximum flexibility.

Course Gallery

Course Gallery holds the course ebooks, course related videos, notations, informative pictures and various other information that is regularly updated and maintained.

Notes Timeline

Completed classes are updated with class notes, improvement tips, practise notes and feedbacks from Guru that are stored in the form of a timeline for future reference.

Music Theory Blackboard

A music theory Q and A blackboard that is maintained by the Guru to educate the students in music theory.


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