In this unit the students will continue to develop specialist language skills required by singers, with the objective of students achieving a professional command of diction in the main languages of classical song repertoire. The focus in this unit is producing performance in song repertoire that results from a greater appreciation of the text-music relationship. On completion of this unit students should be able to further demonstrate correct delivery and expressive interpretation of the text.
4 classes 2 hours/wk Practical Work
Students are required to pass all assessment tasks. Continuous assessment (20%), examination (30%), diction recital (50%).