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Composition 2 - CMPN1602

The development of compositional technique is integral to the ability to best express musical ideas and material. The focus of this unit is the creative work of students which is developed through the study of a range of compositional topics. Building on foundations established in Composition 1, Composition 2 further extends creative strategies via the investigation of more experimental music techniques.

Classes
2 hour seminar plus individual tutorials.

Assessment
Portfolio of creative work as directed by the coordinator (90%), attendance and participation (10%)

Textbooks
Gould, Elaine "Behind Bars" Faber Music.

Additional information
Students should own a professional music notation program (e.g. Sibelius, Finale, Dorico).

Pre-requisites

CMPN1601

Co-requisites

CMPN1612

Details

Faculty: Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Composition and Music Technology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Sydney
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Damian Barbeler
HECS Band: 1
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