In this unit, students will be supported in developing a capstone project (20-30 minutes of new music) representing the culmination of skills developed over the course of all prior units in Contemporary Music Practice. In deveoping this work, students will interrgogate the nature of innovation in their own original music. Students will experiment with a range of digital music techniques via practical activities. They will also investigate various means of presenting their music to the outside world. This will include consideration of online music cultures.
1 x 2hr workshop per week
Song drafts 20%; Pitch and schedule 20%; Capstone project and press kit 60%.