Inshad is the traditional art of Islamic singing which focuses on leading people to Allah and His Prophet ﷺ through devotional poetry and odes that are performed with pacing, tempo, and tonality.
During this 10-week course, students will learn common nasheeds, vocal training, and an introduction to maqamat.
Perfect for all levels of students, beginners will be acquainted with the basic elements of inshad, whilst intermediate students will be guiding towards pathway to more advance inshad studies in the fields of maqams (melodies), transitions (between odes), and tafrid (solos).
Course material will be provided, which includes the poems (in English, Arabic, and Urdu).
Taught by female munshidat from the 'Voice of the Hearts'.
Venue: TBC in Stechford
Instructor: Umm Abdillah
Students: Girls 7+
Venue: Sultan Bahu Centre, 962 Alum Rock Rd, Ward End, Birmingham, B8 2LS
Instructor: Qasim Khan
Students: Boys 7+
Venue: The Olton Project (TOP), Olton, Solihull, Birmingham, B92 7HS
Instructor: Qasim Khan
Students: Boys 7+, Girls 7-12
Qasim Khan is a lead vocalists for the nasheed group ‘The Travellers - Al-Musafirun’.
He has studied and benefitted from leading masters of Inshad in Morocco and Jordan, including Ustadh Sidi Muhammad Bennis, Abd al-Fatah Bennis, Ustadh Samer Nashar, and Sayyid Abd-Allah Idrisi.
Currently residing in Birmingham with his family, sidi Qasim continues to propagate and revive the art of traditional Islamic inshad in the West, whilst also leading weekly gatherings of dhikr and mawalid.
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Please note, the cost of £40 covers ten classes over ten weeks.
Please note, the cost of £30 covers ten classes over ten weeks.
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If a student requests a cancellation when there are more than two weeks left until the course commences, a full refund will be applicable.
If a student requests a cancellation when there are two weeks or less left until the course commences, a full refund will be applicable minus a 20% admin charge*.
If a student requests a cancellation after the course commences, and no lessons have been attended, then a full refund will be applicable minus a 50% admin charge.
*The admin charge is a percentage based on the course fee.