Collaborative Music Making 4

Course code MUSI2462
Available in 2016
2016 Course Timetables


This is a practical course in music performance and presentation in collaborative settings. These settings include rehearsed performances in diverse ensembles. In addition, students will undertake a case-study of a professional group in a genre of their choice.


Newcastle City Precinct

  • Semester 2 - 2016

Learning Outcomes

1. Contribute to an ensemble through a high level of performance, composition, arrangement and/or production.

2. Demonstrate a professional commitment to teamwork and participation in an ensemble, including leadership.

3. Demonstrate advanced understanding of the precise stylistic details, instrumental characteristics and musical responsiveness that facilitate a musically unified performance.

4. Demonstrate developed critical thinking and analysis.

5. Communicate socially and culturally appropriate research findings in a written and oral delivery


  • Collaborative music experiences through rehearsals, performances and workshops
  • A case study of a professional ensemble.

Students are required to check the course blackboard site several times per week for important information relating to this course such as important announcements, ensemble rehearsal and assessment times.


This course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Music and associated combined degree programs.

Assumed Knowledge

MUSI2461 Collaborative Music Making 3 Audition may be required for some ensembles

Assessment Items

Performance: Assessment - Ensemble work & Individual Participation

Written Assignment: Case Study

Contact Hours

Newcastle City Precinct


Face to Face On Campus 4 hour(s) per Term


Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term


Face to Face On Campus 4 hour(s) per Term