Taqasim Music School
Saturday 29th November 2014

Taqasim Music School Open-Day

At the Arab British Centre
25 November 2014

Taqasim Music School Open Day with The Arab British Centre

Saturday 29th of November 2014

12.00 – 16:00

Taqasim Music School will run an open day to give prospective students the chance to discuss their musical interests with the teachers.

Both theory and instrumental practices will be demonstrated, including an explanation of the teaching methods used, the nature of the courses and suitability of the student to the requested musical instrument.

Attendees will have the chance to be assessed on their level and musical ability.

You can also bring your instrument to have it assessed and tuned.

The next courses will start in January 2015 for beginners and intermediates. If you wish to take part in the courses or have already signed up, please come along.

The Open Day will be held on Saturday 29th November 2014, from 12:00 to 16:00 at the Arab British Centre.

Attendance is free and open to everybody, however we request you to register via email to the Arab British Centre on info@arabbritishcentre.org.uk 


Address: You can find the Arab British Centre at

1 Gough Square, London, EC4A 3DE

Tel: +44 (0)20 7832 1310

Email: info@arabbritishcentre.org.uk

Click here for directions and a map of the area



12:00 Welcome

 12:30 Presentation of Oud beginner course
Fadi al Naji

13:00 Open discussions / assessments / Oud evaluation.

If you wish, bring your instrument so that the teachers can have a look at it and help you in understanding if it will be sufficient for your studies. The teachers can also assist in stringing / tuning if needed.

14:00 Presentation of other courses offered to individuals by Taqasim Music School (Nay, Arabic Singing & percussion)

14:30 Presentation of Oud intermediate course
Ahmed Mukhtar

Oud classes are run at different levels (beginners, intermediate, advanced). Groups of 6 – 7 students are going to be formed for the beginner’s course. Intermediate groups can also be agreed 6 – 7 students, if the students are of similar skills.

15:00 Performance by current students of the Oud course.

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