Bachelor of Music
Bachelor of Music is a 3-year Under Graduate course in the domain of performing arts with a specialization in music and vocals. The minimum eligibility criterion which most of the institutes ask for is a score of at least 50% (relaxable for reserved category candidates) at 10+2 or equivalent level.
Carnatic music is traditionally taught through compositions called the Kriti (or kirtanami). Shruti (the musical pitch), swara (the sound of a single note), rãga (the melodic formulæ) and tala (the rhythmic cycles) form the foundation of the composition. The main emphasis is on vocal music.