Middle Eastern Instrumental Music Class

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Middle Eastern Instrumental Music Class

Jul 18, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

【Middle Eastern Instrumental Music Class】

Open to any instrument
(No jambe, conga or loud instruments. Please ask if you are not sure)

You can learn:
-Arabic music repertoire
-Turkish music repertoire
-Rhythmic systems
-Tonal structures. modes, etc. (maqam)
-Musical forms
-performance techniques

Each session we will focus on a piece of music from the repertoire, playing as well as learning about the structure. We plan to learn enough music so we can have a class recital where you can enjoy performing live in front of an audience.

✴︎✴︎✴︎Every 3rd Thursday✴︎✴︎✴︎

19:00~20:00 Beginner Class: Focus on introduction to repertoire and performing strategies
20:00~21:00 Advanced Class: We will delve deeper into more challenging pieces and also performing strategies.

Lesson fee: ¥2000 + 1 order

◼︎About the teacher:

Paul N. Dorosh is a Tokyo-based composer/oudist/guitarist/teacher from Connecticut, U.S.A. In 2004, after graduating with a Master’s in music composition from the University of Massachusetts, Paul moved to Japan and now teaches oud, guitar, and composition. He is a multi-instrumentalist that plays oud, guitar, drums and percussion. Paul performs and composes with the ethno-progressive instrumental unit “Libera Cielo”. He also composes music for short films. He has performed and given workshops in Japan, the U.S., and Europe, as well as been invited to perform and give workshops in Spain, and Italy. He has been a fixture on the Tokyo ethnic music scene for many years now, both instrumental and accompaniment for belly dancers. Paul has collaborated with many types of performers from various genres including Arabic music, Turkish music, Japanese butoh, contemporary dance, jazz, rock, classical, Indian music, and Japanese classical music.






19:00~20:00 入門クラス: 曲の紹介、演奏方法
20:00~21:00 上級クラス: アドバンスな曲を演奏、曲を深く学ぶ事、演奏方法

レッスン料: 2000円 + 1オーダー


Paul N. Dorosh
米国コネチカット州出身。東京在住、東京を拠点に日本各地で活動。マサチューセッツ音楽大学大学院にて作曲を専攻、2004年に卒業。ウード、ギター、ドラム、バイオリンなどマルチ奏者。ウード、ギター講師。ソロ活動の他に、エスニックインストゥルメンタルユニット「Libera Cielo」のメンバーとして演奏及び作曲を担当。また映画音楽の作曲も手がける。日本の他に米国、ヨーロッパで演奏及びワークショップを行う。スペインとイタリアでは演奏家及びワークショップ講師として招待される。ベリーダンスとのコラボを始め、アラブ音楽、トルコ音楽、舞踏、コンテンポラリーダンス、ジャズ、ロック、クラシック、インド音楽、日本古典音楽など様々なジャンルのアーティストと共演。


Jul 18, 2019
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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