CBSE Class 9 Hindustani Music Vocal Syllabus 2024-25 (PDF Download)

CBSE Class 9 Hindustani Music Vocal Syllabus 2024-25

HINDUSTANI MUSIC VOCAL (Code – 034)

Examination Structure for Assessment (2024-25)

Class IX

Total : 100 Marks

Theory: 30 Marks

Time: 02 Hours

Practical: 50 Marks

Time: 15-20 Minutes for each candidate

  1. Examiners are requested to ask the questions directly related to the 
  2. Marks should be awarded in accordance with the marking 

Distribution of Marks

Sr. No.

Value Points

Marks

1

Alankaras set to all prescribed Ragas and Talas

4

2

One Swarmalika and one Lakshan Geet

6

3

Aaroha, Avaroha, Pakad and Drut Khayal with few Aalaps and Tanas in each of the following Ragas

1. AlhaiyaBilawal

2. Yaman

3. Kafi

24

4

Identification of prescribed Ragas from the passages of Swarasrendered by the examiner

4

5

Any three of the following:

i. Devotional Song

ii. Folk Song

6

6.

Recitation of the Thekas of the prescribed Talas with dugun:

1. Dadra

2. Keharwa

3. Ektala

4. Teentala

6

* Teachers will refer to the distribution of marks while examining the candidate for practical examination.

Internal Assessment: 20 Marks

Class IX Course Structure (2024-25)

 Theory: 40 Periods

Time: 02 hours                                        30 Marks

  1. Questions to be set with internal choice covering the entire syllabus

Sr. No.

Units

Periods

Marks

Unit 1

10

06

1.1

Definition of the following: Sangeet, Dhwani, Nada, Shruti, Swar, Saptak, Alankar,Thaat, Jati

06

1.2

Definition of the following: Laya, Tala, Matra, Sam, Tali, Khali, Vibhag, Avartan

04

Unit 2

08

06

2.1

Define the following: Raga, Aroha, Avroha, Pakad, Vadi,Samvadi, Anuvadi, Vivadi.

04

2.2

Define the following: Swarmalika, LakshanGeet, Khayal.

04

Unit 3

04

04

3.1

Notation System of Pt. V.D Paluskar and Pt. V.N. Bhatkhande

04

Unit 4

14

10

4.1

Description of the following Ragas: Alhaiya Bilawal, Yaman, Kafi

08

4.2

Description and ability to do Tala- Notation of the following Talas: Teentala, Ektala, Keharwa, Dadra

06

Unit 5

04

04

5.1

Ability to write notation of compositions

04

Class  IX

Practical-100 Periods                               50 Marks

Sr. No.

Topics

No. of periods

1.

Four Alankaras set to all prescribed Ragas and Talas.

10

2.

One Swarmalika and one Lakshan Geet in eachprescribed Raga.

15

3.

Aaroha, Avroha, Pakad and Drut Khayal with few Alaps and Tanas in the following Ragas: Alhaiya Bilawal, Yamanand Kafi.

45

4.

Identification of prescribed Ragas from the phrases ofswaras rendered by the examiner.

8

5.

· Devotional Song

· Folk Song

12

6.

Recitation of the Thekas of the following Talas with Dugun, keeping Tala with hand- beats:Dadra, Keharwa, Teentala,Ektala,

10

HINDUSTANI MUSIC VOCAL (2024-25)

(Code  034) Class IX

Internal Assessment:                      20 Marks

  1. Project–File                         05Marks
    1. Writing in notation the musical compositions of all Ragas prescribed in the syllabus Identifying the Tala of Musical compositions
    2. Drawing and labelling the various parts of 
    3. Description and writing the notation of prescribed Talas with Layakaries (Thah ,Dugun, Tigun, Chaugun)
    4. Identifying and interviewing neighbourhood
    5. Knowledge about any one percussion artist
    6. Knowledge about any one percussion artist
  2. Project                                  05Marks

Suggestive Topics * Interrelationship of the following;

  1. Music and Physics (Sound – Frequency, vibration, pitch, intensity, timbre)
  2. Music and Mathematics (Mathematical Calculation of laya)
  3. Music and History (Development of Music during the medieval period)
  4. Music and Geography(Development of Music in varied cultural zones e.g. songs, instruments in mountainous or hilly areas)
  5. Music and languages – Dialects in folk Music

*Students may choose any one of the above topics or any other topic for project in consultation with the teacher.

  1. Periodic practical Test, restricted to three in an academic   10 Marks

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 Song / Folk song and two Talas.

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