This unit will provide an in-depth study of the art of conducting including the three main areas: Gesture and movement, Score study and analysis/aural skills, Rehearsal techniques. This advanced unit is skills based and repertoire driven covering major works in the following four genres: Orchestra, Wind band, Choral, Opera.
3 hr lecture/prac workshop/wk
Preparation/participation (25%), Continual progress (50%), Final project (25%)
Note: Students must obtain the level of a credit or higher in Conducting 2 to gain admission. Students with substantial conducting experience, who have not taken Conducting 1 or 2, can audition for entry.
PERF3000 and PERF3001