SPECIAL NOTE: subject to enrolment quota
Not available to BMus students
Provides an introduction to classical music through study of those classical recordings that have had the greatest exposure and social impact in Western culture. The recordings selected will cover a wide variety of genres and styles of classical music from the Middle Ages to the twenty-first century including some jazz classics and the works will be studied in respect to musical and stylistic characteristics and historical context. Students gain familiarity with significant repertoire and enhanced aural awareness in the apprehension of formal and stylistic characteristics as well as skills in score-reading and a knowledge of the chronological development of musical styles.
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.