Ensemble Experience 3 (PERF5036)

UNIT OF STUDY

Each student will be assigned to an ensemble for the semester to work with the conductor of that ensemble - this is to include: taking rehearsals as conductor's assistant (keeping notes, marking up scores, etc), some conducting. This gives students the opportunity to work with a conductor for a length of time; to become familiar with the day-to-day work of conducting an ensemble; to learn how to prepare and handle scores; to learn repertoire; to observe and experience the application of skills acquired in Conducting 1-4.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

Participation in orchestral, choral, chamber music or equivalent.

Assessment

Evaluation of work by relevant conducting staff (50%), student's reflective journal (50%).

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

PERF5029

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.