COURSES OF STUDY

(TO REGISTER, OR TO LEARN MORE, CLICK HERE)

ALL STYLES & GENRES WELCOME.

EVERY COURSE COMBINES ACADEMIC AND PERFORMATIVE ELEMENTS, BUT YOU DETERMINE THE PACE, DEPTH AND COMPLEXITY OF YOUR EXPERIENCE.

Drum Set and Percussion Student Taking Lessons
DRUM SET

All Ages & Skill Levels

Xylophone Sticks
ORCHESTRAL/
LATIN
PERCUSSION

All Ages & Skill Levels

Classical Guitar Student Taking Lessons
BEGINNING/
INTERMEDIATE
GUITAR

Beginner & Intermediate Players of All Ages

Piano Student Taking Lessons

Beginners of All Ages

Sheet Music Edits

All Ages & Skill Levels

Music Sheets
EAR-TRAINING/
SIGHT-SINGING

All Ages & Skill Levels

Students Audition for a Music Program or Ensemble

Students Auditioning For an Academic Music Program or Ensemble

  • Overview of many popular Orchestral & Latin Percussion instruments, their origins, and proper performance techniques.

  • Combination of written/aural practice methodologies

  • Build confidence to lead or professionally accompany any ensemble

  • Song/Style Studies

  • Basic performance techniques, proper form/posture

  • Most scales, chords and modes, and how they function together

  • Accompaniment, Comping, Chord-Voicings, Rhythms

  • Improvisation & Soloing

  • Song/Style Studies

  • Basic performance techniques, proper form/posture

  • All Major/Minor scales, chords and some modes, and how they function together

  • Basic Accompaniment and Comping

  • Simple Improvisation

  • Song/Style Studies

  • Song structure, popular forms, common terms

  • Learn and build proficiency in standard music notation, lead-sheet and tablature chart-writing

  • Part writing: lyrics, melodies, accompaniment/textures, counterpoint, ​rhythm

  • Re-Orchestrate, Arrange, or write a Medley from existing material

  • Learn proper, relaxed form and technique

  • Strong focus on reading, writing and aural skills

  • Style/groove studies using popular/favorite songs

  • Creative and Practical Warm-ups and Exercises

  • Singing/Leading from behind the drums

  • All concepts from complete beginner to advanced

  • Improve reading, writing and listening skills

  • Practical application using popular/favorite songs

  • Elements of Ear-Training, Sight-Singing, Song-Writing/Composing, and Music History.

  • Improve your ability to hear, recognize, understand and translate any musical element, purely by ear

  • Learn to AUDIATE (generate specific music in your head) just from reading music

  • Strengthen general music theory knowledge and application.

  • Heavy emphasis on aural transcriptions

  • All Written and Performative Auditions Welcome:

    • Academic Music Programs (HS/University)

    • Academic Ensembles

    • Regional Ensembles (County/State Band)

    • Student-Run Ensembles

    • Music Theater (Stage or Pit)

    • Professional Organizations or Ensembles

CONTACT US!

If you have any further questions, please visit our FAQ, or contact us at:

Email: adam@ProfessorBaumol.com

Phone: (504) 224-9551

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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