Available in 2022
Course code

MUSI1461

Units

10 units

Level

1000 level

Course handbook

Description

This course provides students with opportunities to develop foundational skills in music performance. Students will develop performance skills in both solo and ensemble contexts. Students may explore any music style or genre including contemporary, popular, classical, jazz and folk/world music.


Availability

Newcastle City Precinct

  • Semester 1 - 2022

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Perform technical work, demonstrating control of rhythm, articulation, timbre and intonation.

2. Apply foundational musicianship through performance.

3. Review a live performance event.

4. Work effectively in a team within a creative context.


Content

Topics will include –

  • Foundational control of technique
  • Foundational musical expression
  • Developing your musical style
  • Creative thinking through improvisation

Requisite

To enrol in this course students must be active in the Bachelor of Music (10646, 40045, 40206) or the Bachelor of Music/Bachelor of Arts (10910, 40120, 40207) or Bachelor of Creative Industries (40041) program.


Assessment items

Professional Task: Concert Review - 25%

Practical Demonstration: Performance Techniques - 35%

Performance: Collaborative Performance - 40%


Contact hours

Newcastle City Precinct

Lectorial

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

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