Beginner Step by Step Keharwa Theka Tabla Course

Learn how to play Tabla to Bollywood, Ghazals, Bhajans and many more songs.
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  • Lectures 16
  • Length 40 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
    30 day money back guarantee!
    Available on iOS and Android
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About This Course

Published 2/2016 English

Course Description

This course will teach you the thekas and fillers used in traditional Indian drum, Tabla.

Traditionally this knowledge was only attained by studying with a guru. Now we are bringing the guru to your fingertips, to get you playing in weeks, not years.

Tabla is played in Solo or Accompaniment to singers of Classical, Bollywood, Ghazal, Bhajans, Qawaalis and more.
The instruments the Tabla typically accompanies Bollywood Singers, Ghazal Singers and Bhajan Singers.

You will have a solid foundation of knowledge to progress to our course on jannatmusic . com or if you have a guru who can guide you to mastery in Solo playing and Accompaniment to singers and instrumentalists.

The curriculum is structured into 2 parts to teach you the thekas and fillers.

1. Thekas
2. Bonus Fillers

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What are the requirements?

  • Know the Basic Bols of Tabla and Basic Terminology

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Play to Bollywood Songs
  • Play to Ghazals
  • Play to Bhajans & Kirtans

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone looking to accompany Bollywood, Ghazal, Bhajan Singers
  • Percussionists who want to broaden their rhythmic understanding
  • Anyone with a keen interest in Light and Semi Classical Indian Music

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction

Gain an understanding of what you will learn in this course.

Section 2: Kehwra Thekas
Theka 1
Thekha 2
Theka 3
Theka 4
Theka 5
Theka 6
Theka 7
Theka 8
Theka 9
Theka 10
Theka 11
Section 3: BONUS: Fillers
BONUS Filler 1
BONUS Filler 2
BONUS Filler 3
Section 4: Conclusion

Conclusion & next steps to progress to the next level.

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Instructor Biography

Jannat Music, Indian Music Education

Jannat Music

Jannat Music is a online Indian Music education platform. With the absecnce of a music guru your musical growth is limited BUT not anymore!! We bring the guru to you; anytime, anywhere at your own pace. So what are you waiting for "Unleash your inner artist today!"

The tabla curriculum was created along side with Chris Fields, to unlock your rhythmic potential.

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