Discipline of Music

Foundational Performance Skills A

(MUSC103)

Aim: The aim of Foundational Performance Skills A is to provide a basic introduction to students of the practical skills they require to become professional practicing musicians.

Content: Beginner skills in improvisation, arrangement, accompanying, keyboard skills or diction and foreign languages; beginner skills in public performance; beginner concert management, performance etiquette and performance programme planning; beginner performance critique, reflection and research.

Assessment

Practical classmark 50%, final exam 50%

DP Requirements

Attendance at 80% practicals, workshops and master classes as per register