Principal Study Double Performance 5

Course code MUSI3231Units 20Level 3000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts

Students who have achieved a very high level of perfomance in their previous years of study may be permitted to undertake double performance courses. The syllabus requirements are somewhat higher than those for the 10 unit courses. The School has an 80% expectation of attendance.

Not available in 2014

Previously offered in 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
Objectives1. The objective of the Principal Study (Double Performance) MUSI3231 is to provide students with knowledge of the concerto repertoire for their instrument. It contains the necessary preparation and groundwork for a concerto presentation at the end of the semester. The solo examination at the end of semester one will be an examination of a selected concerto.
2. A weekly lesson with a specialist teacher is provided to assist students to prepare their work.
3. As well as this one to one lesson a performance class is provided on a weekly basis. 4.The course offers rigorous and appropriate training in performance for students deemed to have the capacity for a career as performers.
ContentThe syllabi for this course have been designed to provide the students with a structured yet flexible framework within which to develop their performance skills. The syllabi contain both technical requirements and prescribed repertoire. Teachers assist students in the choice of repertoire, which addresses both the requirements of the syllabus and those of the students. The syllabi specify a list of criteria which the students must address in the preparation of their technical work and repertoire pieces. Students will be assessed against these criteria at the end of the semester. Included in the criteria are:-
- Technique
- Accuracy
- Musicianship
- Confidence in public performance
- Articulation
- Rhythmic accuracy
- Intonation (if applicable)
- Tuning (if applicable)
- Ensemble
Replacing Course(s)NA
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeMUSI259 or MUSI251 and permission of the Dean.
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsIndividual Supervision
Assessment Items
Examination: ClassExamination worth 70%
Other: (please specify)Concert Practice 20%
ReportsLecturer's report 10%
Contact HoursIndividual Supervision: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Workshop: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components
Requisite by EnrolmentThis course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Music and associated combined degree programs.