The Repertoire Orchestra will give opportunities to develop the entire range of skills that musicians must possess to prepare them to be a member of a professional orchestral ensemble, educator or orchestral trainer. This course is designed to prepare students to audition also to the SCM Symphony Orchestra. Teamwork will be developed thorough knowledge of orchestral style and practice, ensemble intonation, the ability to work with a conductor and interpret gestures. Assessment is based on all aspects of participation, aptitude and performance in the ensemble.
1 x 2 hour lecture/rehearsal per week
A final grade for individual students will be compiled from continual assessment of ensemble skills demonstrate in weekly rehearsals. (100%)
This unit is offered at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Students enrolling in this unit are expected to read and understand advanced music notation and should have previous experience playing in orchestral style ensembles.
Students enrolling in this Unit of Study are expected to read and understand advanced music notation and should have previous experience playing in orchestral style ensembles.