Guide to Course Levels & Teaching Method

Guide to Course Levels & Teaching Method

Course Levels

  • Beginner: You have no experience of playing the harp.
  • Post-beginner: You took last year’s Beginners’ course, have had relatively few lessons and/or require help with basic technique.
  • Elementary: You can already perform simple tunes, require further help in consolidating basic technique and wish to work slowly and carefully.
  • Elementary/Intermediate: As Elementary but you feel ready to stretch your boundaries.
  • Intermediate: You already have good technique and can work at a moderate pace.
  • Intermediate/Advanced: As Intermediate, but you are ready and willing to work at a faster pace.
  • Advanced: Your technique is good and you wish to work at a good pace to stretch yourself.
  • Mixed Ability: For all levels, except Beginner.

For further advice about course levels please contact us on +44 (0) 131 445 2022

Teaching Method

  • E: teaching will be by ear with written music given out only at the end of the course.
  • E+M: teaching will initially be by ear with written music given out during or at the end of each session.
  • M: teaching will be from written music.
  • M+E: written music will be given at the start of the course. However, teaching will be sympathetic to all levels of skill in reading/assimilating music.
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Laoise Kelly, Something Irish. 5 day course * SOLD OUT

April 1@9:00 am - April 5@10:30 am

£72

Five day courses 

Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday & Wednesday: 1.5 hours each day 

Monday: 1 hour 

ELEMENTARY / INTERMEDIATE 

 

SORRY SOLD OUT 

This course will be taught in the oral tradition. It will be open to all and will accommodate those who normally learn from staff notation or written music. The tunes will be from the Irish Tradition as well as newly composed tunes in that style. The melody in its basic form is taught first and then some variations and different ornamentation, then a standard left-hand accompaniment with possible rhythmic embellishments which the individual can arrange themselves.

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Start:
April 1@9:00 am
End:
April 5@10:30 am
Cost:
£72
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Event Code
T10
Teaching Method
E + M
Course Level
Elementary / Intermediate