Not available in 2013
Previously offered in 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
This course is intended as a continuation of Introduction to Keyboard and builds on the knowledge and skills learnt in that course. Students will play simple pieces and accompaniments in a range of different styles. Aural skills will be further developed. The range of chord patterns and playing techniques will be extended to suit the requirements of content and students' abilities.
|Objectives||On successfully completing MUSI2015 students will be able to:
1.Play simple songs in different keys.
2.Sight-read a simple melody from musical notation.
3.Understand elementary improvisation.
4.Understand chord charts and play simple to more advanced chords.
5.Understand the importance of listening and other aural skills.
6.Develop aural and reading skills through ensemble playing.
7.Demonstrate an increased level of musical knowledge.
8.Perform using more advanced left and right hand techniques.
9.Select repertoire suitable for particular needs and situations(assemblies, group playing, camps, class music etc).
|Content||1. Technical work related to a variety of performance repertoire.
2. Sequentially selected repertoire of performance materials.
3. Extended range of accompaniment skills.
4. Music literacy skills and aural development appropriate to the level of performance.
5. Introductory improvisation exercises.
|Assumed Knowledge||Successful completion of Introduction to Keyboard MUSI2002 or equivalent.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|