Beginner Tamil Music [Tamizhisai]

Tamil is one of the oldest (Dates back to 300 BC.), finest and the longest-surviving classical languages in the world. Tamil is believed to have been bought to the earth by the god himself. The sweetness and the divinity of the language is a proof for the same. Tamil, thanks to the vast vocabulary and variety of syllables, has also produced some of the finest poets like Thiruvalluvar, Manikkavasagar, Nakeerar, Papanasam Sivan, Andal and so on, whose works have been appreciated and quoted by scholars all over world. Bmusician is proud to launch this ‘Tamizhisai’ course, which is the first of its kind, aims at teaching the students some of the gems of Tamil literature like the Thevaram, Thiruvasagam, Andal Thiruppavai and so on, tuned in beautiful Indian Carnatic Ragas. In this Beginner level course, students will learn the basics of Carnatic music, Panniru Thirumurai, Thiruppugazh, Naalaayira Divya Prabandham, Papanasam Sivan and Mahakavi Bharathiyar songs written by some of the greatest poets of the language - Thirugnaana Sambandar, Thirunavukkarasar, Sundhara moorthi nayanar, Manikkavasagar, Karaikkal Ammaiyar, Andal, Papanasam Sivan and Mahakavi Bharathiyar respectively. The course provides a fun and exciting way to learn some of the greatest works of the Tamil literature.

Course Modules

  1. Basics of Carnatic and Tamil Music

    In this module, the students will be trained in the basics of Carnatic music that includes Varisaigal, Alankarams and Geethams. This module will not cover all the basic Carnatic concepts in depth but will take a quicker yet effective route. This module is important for this course because the Tamil songs that are later taught in the course are tuned in simple ragas (Scales) of Carnatic music. However, this module is not mandatory. If you are already familiar with the basics, you can directly start with module 2.
  2. Panniru Thirumurai

    In this module, students will learn selected songs from Thevaram, Thiruvasagam, Thiruvembavai, Thiruppallandu, Thiruvisaippa, Thirumandiram, Thirumugappasuram and Periyapuranam.
  3. Thiruppugazh

    In this module, students will learn atleast 6 - 8 songs from Thiruppugazh written by the great poet Arunagirinadhar.
  4. Naalaayira Divya Prabandham

    In this module, students will learn selected songs written by the great Aazhvaars - Panniru Aazhvaar Pasuram, Thiruppavai, Nacciyar Thirumozhi by Andal.
  5. Papanasam Sivan Krithis

    Students will learn some simple songs (Keerthanais) composed by the Papanasam Sivan.
  6. Bharathiyar Songs

    Students will learn some simple songs composed by Mahakavi Bharathiyar.

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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