SPECIAL NOTE: required unit for BMus orchestral instrument students Students are expected to attend masterclasses of visiting artists specific to their field of study (ie classical or contemporary). Students must obtain a pass in the ensemble requirement to pass this unit
DESCRIPTION The fifth of six graduated units of study. Through a public recital of 60 minutes the student will demonstrate a mastery of advanced technical and stylistic aspects of music drawn from a wide spectrum of styles (contemporary) or from music of the 17th through the 20th centuries (classical). Additionally a relaxed, confident and commanding performance demeanor is expected. By this stage technical issues of rhythm, tuning, ensemble and tone production should be approaching professional levels.
End of semester performance exam, evaluation of work undertaken through the semester: 60%, 20-30 minutes of music
Weekly activities: 40%, assessment of the student's weekly preparation and participation in all unit activities, classes and rehearsals eg. teacher's mark, concert/repertoire diary, ensemble activities, excerpts performance et al
TEACHING PATTERN: 1-2 x 90 min performance classes or group workshop, 1 x 60 min specialist lesson (either group or 1-to-1 instruction); 1 x3 hr ensemble activity/rehearsal weekly
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
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.