CBSE Class 12 Carnatic Percussion Instrumental Syllabus 2021-2022: New Syllabus for Terms 1 and Term 2

You can check here CBSE Class 12 Carnatic Percussion Instrumental syllabus 2021-2022. We have updated the new Carnatic Percussion Instrumental syllabus for term 1 and term 2 as shared by the Central Board of Secondary Education. You can also download CBSE class 12 syllabus pdf for Carnatic Percussion Instrumental.

CBSE Class 12 Carnatic Percussion Instrumental Syllabus 2021-2022 (Term 1 and Term 2)

Term-I Syllabus

Theory Marks -15

A History and Theory of Indian Music No. of Periods
I.(i) An outline knowledge of following Lakshana Granthas with special reference to laya and percussion:

Sangita Ratnakara and Swaramela Kalanidhi.

3
(ii) Short life sketch and contributions of the following luminaries: –

Needamangalam Meenakshi Sundaram Pillai, Tanjore Vaidya Natha iyer and Palghat Mani Iyer.

3
(iii) Study of the musical forms: – Padam, Javali and Tillana 3
II. Definition and explanation of the following: Shadangas, Laya – Vilamba-Madhya-Druta, Eduppu – Atita-Anagata, Arudi, and

Kalapramanam.

4
III. The candidates should have an outline knowledge of the classification of Percussion instruments in general and a brief history of the instrument opted for 3
IV. The candidates should possess knowledge of the fundamental structure, techniques of playing other percussion instruments: –

Morsing, Chenta and Edakka.

4
Total Periods 20

Term -I

Practical    Marks – 25

B Practical Activities No: of Periods
I. Ability to play Mohra and Korvai to Some of the Sapta talas 10
II. An exhibition of accompanying ability 15
III. Demonstration of Pharan, Gatibheda, Anuloma -Pratiloma etc. 15
IV. Ability to play Tani Avartanam in Misra chapu tala 10
Total

Periods

50

Format of Examination

I Ability to play Mohra and Korvai in Some of the Sapta talas

evaluated.

6
II. Accompanying capability of the candidate to Vocal or Melodic

Instrument is evaluated

6
III. Ability to demonstrate Pharan, Gatibheda & Anuloma-Pratiloma

etc.

6
IV. Candidate’s ability to play Tani Avartanam is evaluated 7
Total Marks 25 Marks

Internal Assessments – 10 Marks

Total Marks – Theory + Practical + IA – 50 Marks

Term 2 Syllabus

TheoryMarks -15

A History and Theory of Indian Music No. of Periods
I. An outline knowledge of following Lakshana Granthas with special reference to laya and percussion:

Raga Vibodha and Chatur Danti Prakasika.

4
II Short life sketch and contributions of the following luminaries: –

Umayalpuram Kodandarama Iyer, Palani Subramania Pillai and Vilwadri Iyer.

4
III Study of the musical forms: – Ragam-Tanam-Pallavi, and Sollukattu, 4
IV. Definition and explanation of the following: Aruti, Gatibheda,

anuloma – Pratiloma, pharan,Ghumki,Konnakol, Choru, Varu, and Toppi.

4
V. The Candidate should possess the knowledge of the fundamental structure and techniques of playing of other percussion instruments:

Pakhavaj, Tabla and Gettuvadyam.

4
Total Periods 20

Practical (Marks: 70)

B. Practical Activities No of periods
I. Ability to construct Mohra and Korvai to Khanda jati Ata talam. 15
II. An exhibition of accompanying ability 10
III. Demonstration of the various types and usages of Gumki. 10
IV. Ability to play Tani Avartanam in Khanda Chapu Talas . 15
Total Periods 50

Project Work (Marks: 10)

Guidelines:

Minimum four reports and maximum ten reports have to be submitted. Best four will be considered for evaluation.

  1. Must attend and report live concerts (both Vocal and Instrumental).
  2. Details of the organization (i.e., notices informing the concert has to be included in the project).
  3. Items presented in order.
  4. Details of each item presented (whether creative or Manodharma aspects included).
  5. Audience response and duration of each item.
  6. Details about the item in which Tani avartanam was played.
  7. Photographs of the live concert. (If possible).

Note: In absence of live classical concerts, students can make report on Devotional Bhajans, T.V. live shows, etc.

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