Vocal Percussion Lessons for Singapore Schools

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Are you a Teacher / Music HOD, or Principal searching for good Music Classes that teaches students something that is hip, trendy, and they will fully enjoy? Advent Music would love to get in touch with you.

  • Learn how to produce amazing SFX and Rhythms using only the mouth.
  • Customisable Lesson Duration and Number of Sessions
  • Students inculcate important values of teamwork, problem solving, and discipline
  • Students are given opportunities to exercise and show their creativity

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How To Beatbox

Beatboxing is an art that is hard to learn without a teacher to watch and guide. While there are plenty of beatbox tutorials online, videos will not be able to coach 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 beat boxing syllabus, put together over more than 10 years of theory and practical experiences, will help your students to shortcut the entire process.

Accelerated Learning Speed

We have been through and experimented all the difficulties 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 heavy detail, what are the common problems of any particular sound, and the dos and don’ts that each student needs to do.

Some sounds took me 3 months or more to get, and i’ve taken close 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 reduces their learning time into as short as one day to obtain certain challenging sounds.

Beatbox Music

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 educated 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 learners 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 choice)

Social Emotional Learning

Ministry of Education (MOE) strongly encourages “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 the essential 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 shall help the students develop the skills and emotions necessary for teamwork.

Teamwork is an extremely crucial skill when it comes to real life work practices as we know. Going beyond the school textbooks and the practices of dead learning; working in teams shall help your students reach new heights of creativity and people skills. Working in groups shall make your students empathize with their fellow teammates and in the future with fellow citizens.

Education’s goal after all is that of helping a student reach all creative levels they can while remaining a conscious and responsible citizen. To that extent beatboxing 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 suggested 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 example “musical intelligence”, “kinaesthic intelligence” and also “interpersonal intelligence”. These intelligences, and many others are innate to us humans, but they need to be cultivated. 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 encourages various extracurricular activities. Our expertise in music pedagogy combined 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 profession in future if they want to, or at least they shall take back with them fond memories of nurturing their leadership abilities and social skills to have some enjoyment while going through the learning process. Contact Advent Music today!

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