Secondary School Certificate Examination (IX-X) Hindustani Music – Melodic Instruments 2018-19

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CBSE Curriculum for Secondary School Certificate Examination (IX-X) Hindustani Music – Melodic Instruments 2018-19

Theory
HINDUSTANI MUSIC (CBSE)
MELODIC INSTRUMENTS (Code – 035)
CBSE Examination Structure for Assessment Class IX
TOTAL: 100 Marks
Time: 01 hours                                                                                                                                               30 Marks
1.   Five questions to be set with internal choice covering the entire syllabus.
2.   Out of the five questions, one question of compositions in Notation from the prescribed Ragas will be compulsory.
3.   All questions will carry Five Marks each.
Practical                                                                                                                                                          50 Marks
Time: 15-20 Minutes for each candidate
1.   Examiners are requested to ask the questions directly related to the syllabus.
2.   Marks should be awarded in accordance with the marking scheme.
Distribution of Marks
Sr. no.Value PointsMarks
*Chalan set to all Ragas06
*Alankaras set to Ragas and Talas04
*Aaroha, Avroha, pakad, Drut gat with few Toads in each prescribed Raga25
*Identification of prescribed Ragas from the passages of swaras rendered by the examiners04
*Dhun and Folk Dhun06
*Recitation of Thekas of prescribed Talas with Dugun01×05 =05
*   Teachers will refer to the Distribution of Marks while examine the candidate for
CBSE Practical Examination.
Theory
Examination Structure for Assessment
Class X
TOTAL: 100 Marks
Time: 01 hours                                                                                                                                               30 Marks
1.   Five questions to be set with internal choice covering the entire syllabus.
2.   Out of the five questions, one question of compositions in Notation from the prescribed Ragas will be compulsory.
3.   All questions will carry Five Marks each.
Practical                                                                                                                                                          50 Marks
Time: 20-25 Minutes for each candidate
1.   Examiners are requested to ask the questions directly related to the syllabus.
2.   Marks should be awarded in accordance with the marking scheme.
Distribution of Marks
Sr. no.Value PointsMarks
1.One Maseet Khani Gat in Prescribed Raga08
2.Aaroha, Avroha, Pakad, Drut Gat with few Todas and Jhala in each prescribed Raga25
3.National Anthem on Instrument opted for04
4.Dhun and Folk Dhun04
5.Identification of prescribed Ragas from the passages of Swaras rendered by the examiners04
6.Recitation of Thekas of prescribed Talas with Dugun05
*   Teachers will refer to the Distribution of Marks while examine the candidate for
Practical Examination.
Theory
Class IX
TOTAL: 100 Marks
Time: 01 hours                                                                                                                                               30 Marks
1.   Describe the following:
Sangeet, Dhwani, Nada, Shruti, Swara, Saptak, Thaat, Jati.
2.   Define the following:
Raga, Aroha, Avroha, pakad, vadi, Samvadi, Anuvadi, Vivadi, Sthai, Autara
3.   Describe the following:
Gat, Swarmalika, Lakshan Geet and Khayal , Dhrupad
4.   Define the following:
Laya, Tala, Matra, Sam, Tali, Khali, Vibhag, Avartan.
5.   An outline history of Hindustani Music of modern period with special reference to the works of
Pt. Vishnu Narayan Bhatkhande and Pt. Vishnu Digambar Paluskar.
6.   Notation system of Pt. V.D. Paluskar and Pt. V. N. Bhatkhande
7.   Description of the following Ragas:
Alhaiya Bilawal, Yaman, Bhairav, Bhupali.
8.   Ability to do notation of compositions in prescribed Ragas.
9.   Description and ability to do Tala-Notation of the following Talas:
Teentala, Ektala, Jhaptala, Keharwa, Dadra
Practical                                                                                                                                                          50 Marks
1.   Six chalans set to all prescribed Ragas.
2.   Eight Tala-baddha Alankaras set to all prescribed Ragas and Talas.
3.   Aaroha, Avaroha, Pakad, Drut Gat with few Todas in the following Ragas:
Alhaiya Bilawal, Yaman, Bhairav, bhupali.
4.   Identification of prescribed ragas from the passages of swaras rendered by the examiner.
5.   a. Two Dhuns
b. Two Folk Dhuns
6.   Recitation of the Thekas of Teentala, Ektala, Keharwa, Dadra with Dugun, keeping Tala
with hand beats.
Theory
HINDUSTANI MUSIC MELODIC INSTRUMENTS (Code – 035)
Class X
TOTAL: 100 Marks
Time: 01 hours                                                                                                                                               30 Marks
1.   Define the following :
Aalap, Tana, Meend, Kan, Khatka, Murki. Alankar
2.   Describe the following:
Dhamar, Thumri, Masitkhani Gat, Razakhani Gat, lok Dhun.
3.   Origin and development of the instrument opted for.
4.   Basic knowledge of the structure and Tuning of any one of the following instruments:
i.            Sitar
ii.           Sarod
iii.          Violin
iv.          Dilruba or Esraj
v.           Flute
vi.          Mandolin
vii.         Guitar
5.   Detailed study of the following Ragas:
Kafi, Khamaj, Durga, Des, Brindabani Sarang
6.   Ability to do notation of compositions in prescribed ragas.
7.   Brief life sketch and contribution to music of Miyan Tansen, Ustad Allaudin Khan and Inayat
Khan.
8.   Description and Tala notation of the following Talas with Dugun.
Tilwada, Chautala, Jhaptala, Rupak.
Practical                                                                                                                                                          50 Marks
1.   One Maseetkhani Gat with simple Todas in any one prescribed ragas.
2.   Aaroha, Avroha, pakad and Drut Gat with Tana and Jhala in the following ragas:
kafi, Khamaj, Des, Brindabani Sarang
3.   Ability to play National Anthem on the instrument opted for.
4.     a.   Two Dhuns
a.   Two Folk Dhuns
5.   Ability to recognize the prescribed Ragas from the passages of swaras rendered by the examiner.
6.   Recitation of the Thekas of the following Talas with Dugun, keeping Tala with hand beats:
Tilwada, Chautala, Jhaptala, Rupak
Project Work
a.   Musical composition of Raga prescribed in the syllabus. Identifying Artists, Labeling any one Instrument ( Melodic).                                                                                         05
b.   Description and writing the notation of prescribed Talas with Layakaries ( Thah , Dugun, Tigem, Tigun, Chaugan). Identifying the Musical composition with which tala is accompanied. Identifying percussion artist, Labeling any one percussion
Instrument.
2.  Periodic practical Test, restricted to three in an Academic year.
Average of best two tests to be taken for final marks submission.
Each test will examine a candidate for one Raga from the syllabus one Devotional or
Folk song or Tribal song and two Talas.
Project Work
1.
a)   Musical composition of Raga prescribed in the syllabus. Identifying Artists, Labeling any one Instrument ( Melodic).                                                            05
b)  Description and writing the notation of prescribed Talas with Layakaries ( Thah , Dugun,Tigun, Chaugan). Identifying the Musical composition with which tala is accompanied. Identifying percussion artist, Labeling any one percussion Instrument.                                                                                                              05
2.   Periodic practical Test, restricted to three in an Academic year.                 10
Average of best two tests to be taken for final marks submission.
Each test will examine a candidate for one Raga from the syllabus one Devotional or
Folk song or Tribal song and two Talas.

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