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Conducting 1 - PERF3000

Year - 2020

Consolidation of stick and rehearsal techniques with emphasis on gesture and its expression in accordance with the score. Study of styles and interpretation of classical and romantic composers based on scores, recordings and the performance of works in class.

1.5 hr lecture/prac workshop/wk

Preparation/participation (25%), Continual progress (50%), Written assessment (25%)

Additional information
To remain in the unit, students must pass an audition in the first week of class. Audition requirements: To demonstrate the beat patterns for 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 and prepare Divertimento in D; Movement 1 K.136 (Mozart) demonstrating basic cues and dynamics.


Faculty: Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Conducting
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 3.0
EFTSL: 0.063
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: George Ellis
HECS Band: 1
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