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Advanced Conducting - PERF3603

Year - 2020

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%)

Additional information
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


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: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: George Ellis
HECS Band: 1
Courses that offer this unit

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