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German Diction for Singers 2 - VSAO2029

Year - 2018

In this unit, the student will apply knowledge of the IPA to the pronunciation of all sounds in the German language with concentration specific to the language needs of singers. There will be an emphasis on the practice of drills, IPA transcriptions and performance of German songs in class. On completion of this unit students should be able to perform texts from German song repertoire with correct technical delivery whilst showing an understanding of the text.

Classes
2hr class/wk

Assessment
Continuous during semester (40%), oral and written examination (60%)

Pre-requisites

VSAO1008 and VSAO1009

Details

Faculty: Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Vocal and Opera Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 3.0
EFTSL: 0.063
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Sydney
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Anke Hoeppner-Ryan
HECS Band: 1
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