Performance Electives

Subject tables

Other units of study listed in the Core section can also be taken as electives. Elective units require a minimum enrolment number to run.

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Performance including Chamber Music and Ensembles

EMUS1670
Pre-Baroque Practice
6      Semester 2
ENSE2300
Gamelan 1
3      Semester 1
ENSE2301
Gamelan 2
3    P ENSE2300
Semester 2
JAZZ3301
Rhythm Awareness/Analysis
3    P JAZZ2604


Non-Jazz Students may take this unit after completion of their Principal Study 4 with the approval of the Chair of Jazz or Unit Co-Ordinator.
Semester 1

Arts Music Concert Performance

MUSC2612
Music Performance
6    P 18 junior credit points, AND audition

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Audition (held in O-Week and Week 1 of semester) : 2 contrasting pieces (or excerpts) totalling 6 minutes and a brief interview. For information please go to http://music.sydney.edu.au/study/areas-of-study/arts-music/ or contact the Arts Music Unit on 9351 2923.
Semester 1

Brass Ensemble

BRSS1000
Brass Ensemble 1
3   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Admission subject to audition
Semester 1
Semester 2
BRSS1001
Brass Ensemble 2
3    P BRSS1000

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Admission subject to audition.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BRSS2000
Brass Ensemble 3
3    P BRSS1001

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Admission subject to audition.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BRSS2001
Brass Ensemble 4
3    P BRSS2000

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Admission subject to audition.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BRSS3000
Brass Ensemble 5
3    P BRSS2001

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Admission subject to audition.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BRSS3001
Brass Ensemble 6
3    P BRSS3000

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Admission subject to audition.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BRSS4000
Brass Ensemble 7
3    P BRSS3001

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Admission subject to audition.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BRSS4001
Brass Ensemble 8
3    P BRSS4000

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Admission subject to audition.
Semester 1
Semester 2

Chamber Music

Students cannot enrol into Chamber Music 5 - 8 until Chamber Music 1 - 4 are completed.
CHMB3305
Chamber Music 5
3    P ENSE2004 or CHMB2304
Semester 1
Semester 2
CHMB3306
Chamber Music 6
3    P ENSE3004 or CHMB3305
Semester 1
Semester 2
CHMB4307
Chamber Music 7
3    P ENSE3005 or CHMB3306
Semester 1
Semester 2
CHMB4308
Chamber Music 8
3    P ENSE4006 or CHMB4307
Semester 1
Semester 2

Choir and Chamber Choir

ENSE1015
Choir 1
3      Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE1002
Choir 2
3    P ENSE1015
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE1019
Choir 3
3    P ENSE1002
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE2003
Choir 4
3    P ENSE1019
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE2008
Choir 5
3    P ENSE2003
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE3016
Choir 6
3    P ENSE2008
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE2012
Choir 7
3    P ENSE3016
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE4020
Choir 8
3    P ENSE2012
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE1601
Chamber Choir 1
6   

Audition required for entry in first week of each semester.
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE1602
Chamber Choir 2
6   

Audition required for entry in first week of each semester.
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE2603
Chamber Choir 3
6   

Audition required for entry in first week of each semester.
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE2604
Chamber Choir 4
6   

Audition required for entry in first week of each semester.
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE3605
Chamber Choir 5
6   

Audition required for entry in first week of each semester.
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE3606
Chamber Choir 6
6   

Audition required for entry in first week of each semester.
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE4607
Chamber Choir 7
6   

Audition required for entry in first week of each semester.
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE4608
Chamber Choir 8
6   

Audition required for entry in first week of each semester.
Semester 1
Semester 2

Conducting

PERF3000
Conducting 1
3   

To remain in the unit, students must pass an audition in the first week of class. Audition requirements: To demonstrate the beat patterns for 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6.
Semester 1
PERF3001
Conducting 2
3    P PERF3000


Students must obtain the level of a credit or higher in Conducting 1 to gain admission
Semester 2
PERF4000
Conducting 3
3    P PERF3001


Students must obtain the level of a credit or higher in Conducting 2 to gain admission
Semester 1
PERF4001
Conducting 4
3    P PERF4000


Students must obtain the level of a credit or higher in Conducting 3 to gain admission
Semester 2

Early Keyboard Class

EMUS1661
Early Keyboard Class 1
3    A It is assumed that students have sufficient keyboard skills to perform at least the easiest of J.S. Bach's Two-part Inventions.
Semester 1
Semester 2
EMUS1662
Early Keyboard Class 2
3    P EMUS1661
Semester 1
Semester 2
EMUS2663
Early Keyboard Class 3
3    P EMUS1662
Semester 1
Semester 2
EMUS2664
Early Keyboard Class 4
3    P EMUS2663
Semester 1
Semester 2

Guitar Ensemble

STRG1039
Guitar Ensemble 1
3      Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG1040
Guitar Ensemble 2
3    P STRG1039
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG2035
Guitar Ensemble 3
3    P STRG1040
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG2036
Guitar Ensemble 4
3    P STRG2035
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG3037
Guitar Ensemble 5
3    P STRG2036
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG3038
Guitar Ensemble 6
3    P STRG3037
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG4041
Guitar Ensemble 7
3    P STRG3038
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG4042
Guitar Ensemble 8
3    P STRG4041
Semester 1
Semester 2

Jazz Ensembles

JAZZ1000
Jazz Large Ensemble 1
3   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ1001
Jazz Large Ensemble 2
3    P JAZZ1000

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ2002
Jazz Large Ensemble 3
3    P JAZZ1001

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ2003
Jazz Large Ensemble 4
3    P JAZZ2002

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ3002
Jazz Large Ensemble 5
3    P JAZZ2003

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ3003
Jazz Large Ensemble 6
3    P JAZZ3002

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ4002
Jazz Large Ensemble 7
3    P JAZZ3003

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ4003
Jazz Large Ensemble 8
3    P JAZZ4002

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ1029
Jazz Small Ensemble 1
3   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students.
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ1030
Jazz Small Ensemble 2
3    P JAZZ1029

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ2026
Jazz Small Ensemble 3
3    P JAZZ1030

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ2027
Jazz Small Ensemble 4
3    P JAZZ2026

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ3012
Jazz Small Ensemble 5
3    P JAZZ2027

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ3013
Jazz Small Ensemble 6
3    P JAZZ3012

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ4014
Jazz Small Ensemble 7

This unit of study is not available in2014

3    P JAZZ3013

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2
JAZZ4015
Jazz Small Ensemble 8

This unit of study is not available in2014

3    P JAZZ4014

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
These units are only available to non-jazz students
Semester 1
Semester 2

Jazz Piano

JAZZ1025
Jazz Piano 1
3   

This unit of study is only available to non-Jazz majors.
Semester 1
JAZZ1026
Jazz Piano 2
3    P JAZZ1025


This unit of study is only available to non-Jazz majors.
Semester 2
JAZZ2022
Jazz Piano 3
3    P JAZZ1026


This unit of study is only available to non-Jazz majors.
Semester 1
JAZZ2023
Jazz Piano 4
3    P JAZZ2022


This unit of study is only available to non-Jazz majors.
Semester 2

Jazz Vocal Workshop

JAZZ2030
Jazz Vocal Workshop 1
3      Semester 1
JAZZ2031
Jazz Vocal Workshop 2
3    P JAZZ2030
Semester 2

Orchestral Studies for Specialised Instruments

ENSE1018
Orchestral Experience 1
3   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit of study is only open for pianists and other specialised instruments assisting with/performing in limited orchestral repertoire. Please see your Chair of Unit if you wish to enrol in this unit. Concurrent enrolment in a non-orchestral instrument.
Semester 1
Semester 2
ENSE1022
Orchestral Experience 2
3    P ENSE1018

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit of study is only open for pianists and other specialised instruments assisting with/performing in limited orchestral repertoire. Please see your Chair of Unit if you wish to enrol in this unit. Concurrent enrolment in a non-orchestral instrument.
Semester 1
Semester 2

Recital Preparation

ACCP3611
Recital Preparation 1
3   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This subject is only available to BMusPerf and Dip Mus students with Departmental Permission.
Semester 1
Semester 2
ACCP3612
Recital Preparation 2
3   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This subject is only available to BMusPerf and Dip Mus students with Departmental Permission.
Semester 1
Semester 2
ACCP3613
Recital Preparation 3
3   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This subject is only available to BMusPerf and Dip Mus students with Departmental Permission.
Semester 1
Semester 2

Saxophone Orchestra

WIND1016
Saxophone Orchestra 1
3   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
WIND1017
Saxophone Orchestra 2
3    P WIND1016
Semester 1
Semester 2
WIND2016
Saxophone Orchestra 3
3    P WIND1017
Semester 1
Semester 2
WIND2017
Saxophone Orchestra 4
3    P WIND2016
Semester 1
Semester 2
WIND3018
Saxophone Orchestra 5
3    P WIND2017
Semester 1
Semester 2
WIND3019
Saxophone Orchestra 6
3    P WIND3018
Semester 1
Semester 2
WIND4030
Saxophone Orchestra 7
3    P WIND3019
Semester 1
Semester 2
WIND4031
Saxophone Orchestra 8
3    P WIND4030
Semester 1
Semester 2

Strings Performance Class

STRG1015
Strings Performance Class 1
3   

Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG1016
Strings Performance Class 2
3    P STRG1015


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG2014
Strings Performance Class 3
3    P STRG1016


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG2015
Strings Performance Class 4
3    P STRG2014


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG3018
Strings Performance Class 5
3    P STRG2015


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG3019
Strings Performance Class 6
3    P STRG3018


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG4016
Strings Performance Class 7
3    P STRG3019


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
STRG4017
Strings Performance Class 8
3    P STRG4016


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2

Vocal Performance Class

VSAO2037
Vocal Performance Class 3
3    P VSAO1018


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
VSAO2038
Vocal Performance Class 4
3    P VSAO2037


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
VSAO3037
Vocal Performance Class 5
3    P VSAO2038


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
VSAO3038
Vocal Performance Class 6
3    P VSAO3037


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
VSAO4037
Vocal Performance Class 7
3    P VSAO3038


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
VSAO4038
Vocal Performance Class 8
3    P VSAO4037


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2

Woodwind Class

WIND2018
Woodwind Class 1
3   

Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
WIND2019
Woodwind Class 2
3    P WIND2018


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
WIND3020
Woodwind Class 3
3    P WIND2019


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
WIND3021
Woodwind Class 4
3    P WIND3020


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
WIND3036
Woodwind Class 5
3    P WIND3021


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2
WIND3037
Woodwind Class 6
3    P WIND3036


Students enrolled in Principal Study (Extended) units may not concurrently enrol in unit specific performance classes.
Semester 1
Semester 2