Are you a Teacher / Music HOD, or Principal searching for good Music Classes that teaches pupils something that is hip, trendy, and they will fully enjoy? Advent Music would love to get in touch with you.
- Learn how to create amazing Sound Effects and Rhythms using only the mouth.
- Customisable Lesson Duration and Number of Sessions
- Students learn important values of teamwork, problem solving, and discipline
- Students are given opportunities to make use of and show their creativity
How To Beatbox
Beatboxing is an artform that is difficult to learn without a teacher to watch and guide along. While there are many beatbox tutorials online, videos will not be able to guide a student and correct a student’s wrong mouth posture, mouth shape, or incorrect muscle engagement. Your learners do not need to wander around in the dark anymore! Our beatboxing syllabus, compiled over more than 10 years of theory and practical experiences, will help your students to speed up the entire process.
Accelerated Learning Speed
We have been through and experimented all the challenges of beatboxing so that your students do need need to go through it themselves. At the very start of jumping right in, we go through in full detail, what are the usual errors of any particular sound, and the dos and don’ts that each student needs to do.
Certain sounds took me 3 months to get, and i’ve taken detailed notice of all the mistakes that I’ve made in the process of learning, so that I can tell the pupils what are the good and bad practices of each sound. this compresses their learning time into as short as one day to obtain certain difficult sounds.
Depending on your preference, our lesson may either comprise of
- Full-On Beatboxing
- Beatboxing to Music, or
- Beatboxing to raps that the students have created themselves
We have taught more than 14000 students beatboxing, but just to name a few examples, Queenstown Primary School enjoys the full on beatboxing course, Punggol Cove Primary School engages their students with the beatboxing to their favorite songs (like let it go in the Frozen Soundtrack or Roar by Katy Perry), and Tampines Primary kicks it up a notch with the students
their own raps, and beatboxing to it as a team. (This is difficult but possible. Long periods and student attitude and aptitude are a requirement for this alternative)
Social Emotional Learning
Ministry of Education (MOE) promotes “social and emotional learning” for the different ways that it helps in a student’s character development. For example, it helps the student develop their outgoing nature, their social skills, communication skills, creativity and critical thinking which all helps them develop into ‘globally responsible citizens’.
If you are a teacher looking to nurture the above skills in your pupils and want to help them develop skills for group cooperation and coordination, our beatboxing classes would undoubtedly be something you would be very interested in. Our faculty’s skills focus on group classes which would help the students build the skills and emotions necessary for teamwork.
Teamwork is an incredibily essential skill when it comes to real life work practices as we know. over and above the school books and the practices of rote learning; working in groups shall help your students reach new heights of creativity and social skills. Working in groups shall make your students empathize with their fellow groupmates and in the future with fellow citizens.
Education’s aim after all is that of helping a pupil reach all creative levels they can while remaining a conscious and responsible citizen. To that extent vocal percussion requires extreme group coordination, discipline and the development of the necessary musical skills while developing a strong sense of rhythm.
Howard Gardner a psychologist from Harvard University in 1980s had proposed the idea of “multiple intelligences”. The theory is rather simple. There is no monolithic “one intelligence”. There are many forms of intelligences among them he noted for instance “musical intelligence”, “kinaesthic intelligence” and also “interpersonal intelligence”. These intelligences, and many others are innate to us humans, but they need to be nurtured. The everyday rote learning of textbooks for examinations don’t help one get beyond “linguistic” and “mathematical” intelligence.
For these reasons that you might know, MOE strongly encourages various extracurricular activities. Our capabilities in music pedagogy matched with your student’s enthusiasm to learn grow their personality, can help unleash the dreams that MOE envision their students to achieve.
Learning beatboxing shall help unleash the musical skills in students and help them further their professions in the creative industry in future if they wish to, or at least they shall take back with them fond memories of nurturing their leadership abilities and social skills to have some fun while going through the learning process. Contact Advent Music today!