An opportunity to create a new composition in a supported environment. Students will hear their works rehearsed and performed, usually by other participating students. The outcome is a performance in a public concert at the end of the semester. The workshops may be themed around particular genres and musical techniques such as music theatre, drone-based composition, song-writing, sound and rhythm, creating a sound space and media composition.
3 hr workshop/wk
Contribution in classes and concerts (20%), composition portfolio and process diary (70%), aural and/or written presentations (10%)
18 Junior credit points