Lesson 1 : Feel the beat, An Introduction to Basic Rhythm
Why rhythm is so important? How can we feel the beat, and what are the basic steps to "grab" the rhythm in our lyre playing?
Plus: Rhythm exercise on a lyre
Lesson 2 : Music Theory, Scales and Intervals: An Introduction
What is a musical scale? What do we mean when we refer to "intervals" in music?
Plus: Music theory exercises for a lyre player
Lesson 3 : What are the notes on our lyre?
To study in our academy, it is important to have a lyre with at least 7 strings, each one of them tuned to produce a specific note. In this lesson, we will see what the notes on the seven strings of our lyre are, and why it is so important to remember them by heart!
Plus: Exercise on a lyre
Lesson 4 : How to tune your lyre?
You know what the notes should be on your lyre's seven strings, so it's time to tune your instrument. This is a straightforward step-by-step guide of how to tune your lyre.
Plus: Tuning apps that you can use with your lyre
Lesson 5 : Prepare your lyre for the courses
Do you own a lyre with more than 7 strings? You can totally have the LyreAcademy e-learning experience and take all the lessons (without an exception) with these simple and quick tips.
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Lina Palera is a world-renowned lyre player and a charismatic teacher with more than a decade of experience in music schools and educational institutions in the United Kingdom, Greece and abroad, working with adults and children too. She travels a lot for live performances at museums, festivals, conferences and other venues.