COURSES FOR TEACHERS March-May 2017




Understanding Score Reading:
Learn how to read orchestral scores from different periods.
What are the quirks and characteristics of musical writing of composers from different periods? What makes a Bach score different from a Bartok score?

Objective: This knowledge will especially help music teachers and students to do well in the higher grades theory.

Dates: 6, 13, 20, 27 March 2017

Application must reach us by 3 march 2017

Cost: $80



Teaching Melody Writing:
Students can be taught systematically how to write a cohesive melody that is unified structurally and has enough melodic variety (grade 4-5).
You will learn how to include modulations (grade 6), and to write simple ensemble pieces like violin & piano (grade 7).

Objective: Teachers will be given a methodology that they can apply to teach their students the melody writing question in the theory exams.

Dates: 3, 10, 17, 24 April 2017

Application must reach us by: 29 March 2017

Cost: $80


Teaching Pedalling:
Pedalling is not about stepping all the way down and all the way up.
Pedalling is not about one size fit all pianos, rooms and piano works.
Is there a way to teach pedalling?
What about the other 2 pedals (una corda and sostenuto)?

Objective: You will master pedalling techniques on a grand piano which is not the same as an upright piano.

Dates: 8, 15, 22, 29 May 2017

Cost: $80

Registration Process:


  • Email / snail mail to fortemusictraining@gmail.com with the following particulars:
    • Full Name
    • IC Number
    • Contact Number
    • Title of Course you wish to attend
  • You will be informed of Payment Procedures.

  • Minimum 2 pax to start the course. Maximum 6 pax.

  • Course participants will receive a confirmation watsapp when registration and payment is received.

  • Course Venue: Platinum Edge

  • Time: Mondays 1pm to 2.30pm




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