Unit Code
Unit Title
FCA602 Music Comprehensive
FCA615 Advanced Chamber Music 2

2007 FCA608 Orchestral Studies 2

Unit Level:

Available as a Student Elective: No

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SPECIAL NOTE: Enrolment is dependent upon the establishment of balanced threshold cohort of no less than 35 players


Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
FCA608 H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Spring H On Campus Offering in H 24-NOV-2007 28-NOV-2007 03-DEC-2007 09-DEC-2007

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Offered in Courses: [F5K] [F6K] [F7K]
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Students enrolling in this unit participate for a second year in a three-week Summer Orchestral Institute program involving a variety of activities designed to provide intensive pre-professional training in orchestra practise. The program will consist of intensive cycles of orchestral rehearsals, sectional rehearsals, chamber music coaching, mock auditions, orchestral excerpts classes, individual practice time, masterclasses and a series of orchestral concerts and recitals in and around Hobart. Each week students will be expected to respond to the demands of a new conductor, chamber music tutor, ensemble situation and new music.


ASSESSMENT: Orchestra performance (rehearsal &sectional skills, performance): 50%Instrumental skill (jury, mock audition and/or masterclass): 25%Chamber music activities: 25%

TEACHING PATTERN: 3 week summer intensive program of rehearsals, sectionals, workshops, coaching sessions and private practice, averaging 50 hours contact weekly

Prereq FCA508, and audition

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STAFF: Dr H Monkhouse (coordinator), Profile and casual staff

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