Music is an integral part of Films, Art and Theatre. The study of music includes theoretical
Understanding of Music and its history,
Interpretation of music, composition, voice
Instructions and much more.
BA Honours in Hindustani Music- Vocal/ Instrumental (Sitar/Sarod/ Guitar /Violin/ Santoor) or Karnataka Music
Vocal/Instrumental (Veena/ Violin) or Percussion Music (Tabla/Pakhawaj)
MA (Music) /MPhil/PhD (Music)
10+2 Examination with Music as one of the subjects B.A. with Music /B.A. (Hons.) in Music for PG Course.
University of Delhi, Delhi
Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra
Shriram Bharatiya Kala Kendra, New Delhi
The Kalakshetra diploma in Carnaticmusic (By Kalakshetra Foundation, Autonomous body under Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India), Chennai,
SKILLS REQUIRED FOR VOCAL AND INSTRUMENTAL
Musicians and singers should also possess the following specific qualities:
Dedication. Auditioning for jobs can be a frustrating process because it may take many different auditions to get hired. Musicians and singers need determination and dedication to continue to audition after receiving many rejections.
Discipline. Talent is not enough for most musicians and singers to find employment in this field. They must constantly practice and rehearse to improve their technique, style, and performances.
Interpersonal skills. Musicians and singers need to work well with a variety of people, such as agents, music producers, conductors, and other musicians. Good people skills are helpful in building good working relationships.
Musical talent. Professional musicians or singers must have superior musical abilities.
Physical stamina. Musicians and singers who play in concerts or in nightclubs and those who tour must be able to endure frequent travel and irregular performance schedules.
Promotional skills. Musicians and singers need to promote their performances through local communities, word of mouth, and social media platforms. Good self-promotional skills are helpful in building a fan base.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES FOR VOCAL AND INSTRUMENTAL
Musicians and singers typically do the following:
Perform music for live audiences and recordings
Audition for positions in orchestras, choruses, bands, and other types of music groups
Practice playing instruments or singing to improve their technique
Rehearse to prepare for performances
Find and book locations for performances or concerts
Travel, sometimes great distances, to performance venues
Promote their careers by maintaining a website or social media presence or by doing photo shoots and interviews