Mandolin Lessons for Beginners

First Name
snehasish
Last Name
mozumder
Course Summary

Mandolin Lessons for Beginners is a 48-week course that meets once per week during the duration, for a total of 48 lessons. This course covers all the foundational training needed for mandolin players to move their musical career onto the next step, an intermediate class. Providing lessons for either Mandolin or Guitar, (To learn more about the Guitar Lessons, click here), master musician Snehasish Mozumder can also help new musicians explore these instruments and choose which one is right for them.

Course Duration
48 Weeks
Number of Students per section
3
Course Level
Beginner
Instruction Language
English
Taught On
Skype
Individuals
US$72.00
per week per student
1 week =
1
sessions
1 session(s) =
60
minutes

Educator Profile

Educator Profile

Instructor
First Name
snehasish
Last Name
mozumder
Teacher skill Keywords
Mandolin

Description

This course will cover basic music theory concepts such as rhythm, scales, and octaves. Mozumder will also teach all students finger techniques for their instrument, including providing guidance in practicing with their right hand controlling their instrument and their left hand offering fingerings to employ the tune. This course will provide practical guidance in the learning process of playing chords on either the mandolin or guitar as well. As a beginner’s course, students will not need to complete a prerequisite course before enrolling.

ABOUT THE TEACHER: Born into a musical family, Snehasish Mozumder began receiving his musical training from his immediate family at the young age of four. Since this time, Mozumder has received the training of many talented gurus during the duration of his musical career. Today, Snehasish performs in many major festivals in India and abroad, including Sankat Mochan Utsav of Varanasi, Swami Haridas Sangeet Sanmelan of Mumbai, Indian Habitat Centre of Delhi, and many others. He has recorded and performed Indian Classical music throughout India, Europe, and North America, including sharing the stage with Eric Clapton while in Pt Ravi Shankar's orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall concert for George Harrison in 2002. Additionally, Snehasish is the recipient of Surmani and Jadubhatta Awards. Eager to ensure this musical tradition is passed onto the next generation, Mozumder serves as an educator in addition to teaching students from all over the world. His teaching style is fluid, leaving him ample room to acclimate each lesson plan to his student on an individual level, ensuring each of his students receive the individualized attention necessary to become a master of their art.

Course Specific Benefits

They will be able to play mandolin basic songs and music.

Prerequites

Students enrolling in Mandolin Lessons for Beginners will need to have regular access to the instrument of their choice for lessons and practice. Students will also need paper and pen for note taking, time to commit to lessons, as well as independent practice, and, most importantly, a desire to learn. Upon successful completion of this course, all students will be ready to advance to the intermediate stage of learning. Students will also be ready to perform simple songs on their instrument.

Schedule Weekly

These sections are for individual students.

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SECTION DAY & TIME Available
Section
Section A
Mon 11:30 PM - 12:30 AM America/New_York
3 Seats
SECTION DAY & TIME Available
Section
Section B
Tue 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM America/New_York
3 Seats
+91-97400-50326 for any questions.

FAQs

Question
How much time should a student enrolling for this course practice everyday?
Answer
Students should practice a minimum of 30 minutes every day. If they can devote more time to practice, they will learn better and faster.
Question
What if a student is unable to attend an upcoming class?
Answer
The student is required to inform the teacher about his absence from a particular session, two days prior to the class. In such a case, the teacher will reschedule the class and conduct the rescheduled class on or before the end (i.e. Saturday) of the ensuing week or such other time as may be mutually decided between the teacher and the student. In case the student misses to give two days prior notice about his absence to the teacher, then the decision to conduct another class for that student is completely based on teacher’s discretion.
Question
What if the teacher wishes to reschedule a class?
Answer
In case the teacher is unavailable for the scheduled class, he/she will inform the students two days prior to the class. The teacher will conduct the rescheduled class on or before the end (i.e. Saturday) of the ensuing week or such other time as may be mutually decided between the teacher and the student.
Question
How long will the teacher take to revert to a query raised after class hours?
Answer
The teacher will try to revert back to queries raised after class hours within a 24 hour period.
Question
Can this course be customized?
Answer
Yes, the course can be customized.

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