At all locations of Indian School of Talent


Department of Music


We work to teach the basic technique of playing a guitar to a learner. We also allow students to rent guitar at a nominal amount during their exploring stage.

Course Level: Beginner, Duration: 3 Months

Course Objective: Basic knowledge of Guitar and Indian music

Course Outline:

  • Theory
    • History of guitar
    • Parts of guitar
    • Different types of guitar
    • What is Indian Music
    • Importance of developing knowledge of Indian Music to become a great guitarist
  • Playing the Instrument
    • Single Note Exercises
    • Double Strokes/ Triple Strokes
    • Playing 4, 5, 6, 7 Notes Together
    • Advance Finger Exercises (Movement of All 4 fingers)
  • Playing easy western or Indian songs
  • Basic Introduction to Indian Classical Music
    • 10 Types of Thaats (Flat notes, Sharp Notes, Pure Notes) (Bilawal, Kalyan, Khamaj, Kafi, Parvi, Marwa, Bhairav, Bhairavi, Asavari, Todi)
    • Introduction to Chords
    • Knowledge of Rhythm
    • Use of Chords in a Song
  • Advanced Chords
    • Combination of Chords
    • Chord Chart
    • Family of Chords
    • Difference in Major and Minor Chords and their combinations
    • Western and Bollywood songs to explain practical use of major and minor chords
  • Tools for playing as Solo and Accompanist
    • Slide
    • Hammer On
    • Pull On, Pull Off
    • New Finger Techniques for Solo
  • Composition of Song to explain practical use of these tools
  • Playing western music like Jazz and Blues



  • At least one stage performance in front of live audience every month
  • Solo performance on stage after second month
  • Participation in Guitar competitions and shows
  • Preparation for TV shows like MTV Indies
  • Assistance in a professional video shoot

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