The Complete Musician, 18 – 22 Februrary 2013


How many of you sound great live but can’t play well in the studio? How many of you work hard on your instrument chops at home but somehow fall short while playing live? How many of you can sing or play in the studio but are too nervous to deliver on stage? Sounds familiar?

SAM’s upcoming 5 day Camp featuring an all-star faculty of 2013 Grammy nominated Pianist Manuel Valera, 2010 Grammy nominated vocalist Magos Herrera, guitarist Rubens De La Corte, Senior Carnatic vocalist K.R. Saranathan, bassist Yunior Terry, drummers Ludwig Afonso and Alex Kautz and ghatam Karthick will address these essential skill sets needed for a complete musician in this one-of-a-kind Camp that will send you back with a solid set of tools to multiply your skills at home, concert hall and in the studio.

Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music - marg Swarnabhoomi

Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music – Marg Swarnabhoomi

Beginning at home, where you hone your skills as a musician. Learn from these masters the fundamentals of music, the theory and technique, their methods to practicing and explore different styles of music. Learn the subtleties of playing with a band from planning your rehearsals to understanding Groove. Also learn the essentials of being a studio musician and fundamentals of recording.

These camps are a great way to experience the joy of making music and learning surrounded by great musicians set in an awe-inspiring environment that is Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music. Over a hundred musicians from India, UK, Germany, USA and other countries have attended previous 5 day Camps at SAM and have had their lives transformed. These include singers, guitarists, drummers, bassists, saxophonists, Midi wind players, arrangers, producers and more.

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Facility

Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music (SAM) is a 4 acre campus equipped recital halls, ensemble rooms, practice rooms, labs, library with hundreds of books and DVDs, media center and recreation facilities.

Top of the line gear including Kawai Grand and Upright pianos, Kawai Digital Pianos, Mesa Boogie Guitar Amps, Orange Bass Amps, Dixon & PDP drums, Sabian cymbals.

These camps are fully residential, accommodations would be provided in our serviced apartments and 3 meals day would be provided from our multi-cuisine cafeteria.

Fees

The Tuition including these facilities, accommodation and 3 meals a day is provided at a very low cost of Rs. 20000, for Indian Applicants and USD 400, for International Applicants, for the 5 days.

For More Details : http://sam.org.in/

5 Day Intensive Performance Camp, 26 – 30 Nov 2012


Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music’s next 5 Day Intensive Performance Camp in Music is from November 26 to 30, 2012 and is open to all musicians.

Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music,Marg Swarnabhoomi,

These camps are a great way to experience the joy of making music and learning surrounded by great musicians set in an awe-inspiring environment that is Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music. Over a hundred musicians from India, UK, Germany, USA and other countries have attended previous 5 day Camps at SAM and have had their lives transformed. These include singers, guitarists, drummers, bassists, saxophonists, Midi wind players, arrangers, producers and more.

Faculty

The faculty for this Camp are,

  • Fjoralba Turku from Albania
  • Prasanna from India
  • Juancho Herrera from Venezuela
  • Dario Boente from Argentina
  • Steve Zerlin from USA
  • Phil Maturano from USA
  • Dr. S Karthick from India

The previous 5 day Camps at SAM have had star faculty such as drummers 8 time Grammy Award winner Rodney Holmes, MacArthur Fellow Dafnis Prieto, Benny Greb, Atma Anur and others, guitarists Prasanna, David Gilmore, Rubens De La Corte, Jane Getter and others, bassists Mike Pope, Steve Jenkins, Derek Nievergelt, Panagiotis Andreou and others, vocalists Magos Herrera, Lara Bello and others, pianists Jason Lindner, Manu Koch, Carmen Staaf and others.

These camps have been very popular and have provided a platform for everyone from top professional musicians, fledgling bands, amateur musicians, intermediate and beginner level musicians to all come and share the joy of learning and making music together with world class faculty and facilities.

Below are some of the well known musicians from India who have attended these camps and have been full of praise for it,

NANDINI SRIKAR
Nandini is well known for singing ‘Bhare Naina’ in the film Ra.One. She has been one of the most versatile singers and composers of jingles in India. She was recently rated as one of 10 top women playback singers in India. She has been a regular student of these camps. She also has some musicians from SAM featured in her album ‘Beete Pal’.
MAX CLOUTH
Max Clouth is guitarist from Germany, he has a degree in Jazz from Mainz University. He regularly plays with his band Triotonos and also with other musicians, he is also music instructor. He was a student of a camp with Prasanna, Manu Koch, Steve Jenkins and others.
SANJEEV THOMAS
Sanjeev Thomas is a Music Producer, Singer and Guitarist with the band Rainbow Bridge. He is the Lead Guitarist for A. R. Rahman, he has been touring and recording with him. He was student of the camp with Rodney Holmes, Mike Pope and David Gilmore.
RAJEEV RAJAGOPAL
Rajeev is the drummer from Thermal And a Quarter (TAAQ) one of India’s best bands. He was a student of a camp with Rodney Holmes, Mike Pope and David Gilmore.
MITHUN PUTHANVEETIL
Mithun is the drummer from the band Avial, one of India’s best Alternative Rock band from Kerala. He was a part of the Drum Camp with Benny Greb.

All of them and several other musicians have gained insight into their musicality through these camps which have been a great source of inspiration, knowledge and networking for the students who have attended them.

Facility

Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music (SAM) is a 4 acre campus equipped recital halls, ensemble rooms, practice rooms, labs, library with hundreds of books and DVDs, media center and recreation facilities.

Top of the line gear including Kawai Grand and Upright pianos, Kawai Digital Pianos, Mesa Boogie Guitar Amps, Orange Bass Amps, Dixon & PDP drums, Sabian cymbals.

These camps are fully residential, accommodations would be provided in our serviced apartments and 3 meals day would be provided from our multi-cuisine cafeteria.

Fees

The Tuition including these facilities, accommodation and 3 meals a day is provided at a very low cost of Rs. 20000, for Indian Applicants and USD 400, for International Applicants, for the 5 days.

To Apply Visit:http://sam.org.in/academics/camps/

MSICT offer certificate & degree programs in design & creative technology


WHY MSICT?

Digital skills and new knowledge are needed to strengthen India’s economy so it may be well positioned to take advantage of new opportunities arising worldwide. MSICT in collaboration with Limkokwing University are providing opportunities for qualified Indians to take up study in a wide selection of programmes. MSICT seeks to empower a new generation of Indians so they may gain the confidence to venture into entrepreneurial activities that will expand India’s economy with the establishment and development of creative industries.

MARG Swarnabhoomi Institute of Creative Technology,MSICT,Limkokwing University of Creative Technology,Marg Swarnabhoomi

  • The iconic Malaysian University’s ‘innovative ‘vision on education comes Indian platform for the first time!
  • International quality education with 70% industry involvement offered in a truly global campus
  • Global classroom , for international exposure and knowhow exchange
  • Semester abroad at Limkokwing campuses in London/ Malaysia
  • New age career options designed to consider the global economic scenario
  • Courses at MSICT have huge potential in India & abroad
  • 1 lakh sq.ft. campus at MARG Swarnabhoomi’s to offer programs in varied disciplines ranging from career up gradation to integrated courses in designing & creative technologies

COURSES :

Degree Courses :

MARG Swarnabhoomi Institute of Creative Technology,MSICT,Marg Swarnabhoomi,Limkokwing University of Creative Technology

BACHELOR IN FASHION & RETAILING

The Bachelor’s course in Fashion & Retailing strives to develop student capabilities in international fashion and retail industry. The program ensures students obtain a firm foundation in research, design methods and practical skills in drawing, communications and fashion photography. In the program, the students are introduced to the skills of construction in sewing, flat pattern drafting and illustration as well as business and retailing aspect of fashion industry

Scope of Fashion Design & Retailing

  • Most Sought after courses after 12th in India & internationally
  • Better prospectus both in terms of salary and growth of fashion design jobs is enormous and extends beyond India’s markets to international markets
  • Good remuneration in India & Abroad
  • Demand Supply- Mega Malls are mushrooming all over. The Retail sector is witnessing a virtual explosion, TATA , Amabanis,Birla, Wadia, have forayed into this sector The fashion market will require thousands of trained professionals in the fields of design, management, communication and retailing.
  • Multiple job options from fashion designer for label to entrepreneurship
  • Fashion has moved from walls of the fashion houses to dressing for every occasion; including appropriate everyday wear for office to elegant trousseau
  • Most of great Fashion Designers in India and abroad are first generation Fashion Designers – Designers are made!
  • As much there is a requirement of fashion trend , there is need for proper display of the same
  • A fashion is in or out is defined by the retailers/ exhibitors on how they want to influence the masses “what you see is what you buy” is popular concept ruling the retail market.
  • Fashion houses have grown in as big business different from regular retail business It requires expertise in the sector to handle the same as per the ever changing demand of the industry
  • Indians have not only impressed the world with their power, style and sensibility, but the country has a great understanding of the business dynamics of this colossal international industry
  • Of total 396 USD billion Retail Market, Fashion is next after food with over 40 billion USD market- there is no expert training in managing the fashion retailing

BACHELOR IN CREATIVE MULTIMEDIA

BACHELOR IN CREATIVE MULTIMEDIA,MSICT,Marg Swarnabhoomi,MARG Swarnabhoomi Institute of Creative Technology,Limkokwing University of Creative Technology

This programme is developed to meet the growing requirement and demands of animation studios globally. The programme focuses on the development of individual creative expression using experimental and innovative animation techniques. The course goes beyond teaching only the nuances of technology related to multimedia- it trains students for production management and evaluation

Scope of Creative Multimedia

  • With boom in mobile device , and expected evolution to high- tech instruments multimedia is to play key role in application, entertainment and education
  • High income potential
  • International exposure
  • Professions that can be pursued ranges from Animators Artists & designers in 3d & multimedia to Specialist, producers, editors etc.

Employment opportunity in varied industries

  • Entertainment & fine art
  • Education- Increase in multimedia usage for interactive education
  • Journalism – News is not restricted to print & TV/Air broadcasting , International/national news companies are looking are using multi-media to spread awareness
  • Engineering- Computer simulation and 3d visuals
  • Industry- Multimedia is also helpful for providing employee training, advertising and selling products all over the world via virtually unlimited web-based technology
  • Mathematical and scientific research- for modeling and simulation
  • Medicine- virtual surgery
  • Document imaging- Document imaging is a technique that takes hard copy of an image/document and converts it into a digital format
  • Disabilities- Ability Media allows those with disabilities to gain qualifications in the multimedia field so they can pursue careers that give them access to a wide array of powerful communication forms

SWARNABHOOMI CAMPUS :

MARG Swarnabhoomi,Campus,MSICT,MARG Swarnabhoomi Institute of Creative Technology,Limkokwing University of Creative Technology

Campus is located in green haven of ‘MARG Swarnabhoomi‘ on scenic ECR road (click here for location).Spread in 4 acres of state-of the art campus, everything in the campus talks about creativity. The piano shape building with artistic mural is fully equipped with modern educational tools. Advance studio and lab ensures that quality education is imparted utilizing hi tech equipments. The in-house kitchen in campus serves cuisine from all over the world

Hostel facilities

  • Fully furnished Luxurious hostel rooms, separate for boys and girls
  • A/C, Non A/C , single and sharing options available.
  • Highly secured facility, equipped with CCTV cameras and guarded by a security personnel 24X7
  • Multi-cuisine kitchen prepares diverse food from all over across the globe to please your taste buds everyday
  • Guest house facility for visitors is available
  • Recreational facilities , such as Gym, Swimming pool , basketball court, TT court etc available
  • Laundromat, ATM, departmental store, petrol pump available in MARG Swarnabhoomi

Visit:http://msict.ac.in/

About Marg Swarnabhoomi :http://www.margswarnabhoomi.com/