This unit allows students to further develop proficiency on one Chinese instrument in both small group and ensemble settings, and to continue to perform with the ensemble. Students will gain a deeper understanding of Chinese music by conducting an interview with a performer or composer of Chinese music, and by exploring selected readings concerning orchestraparticular themes relating to the repertoire under study.
1 x 2hr group lesson/seminar per week; 1 x 1hr tutti rehearsal per week in weeks 6-12; (some additional rehearsals may be arranged prior to concerts).
Class Presentation or written submission (20%); Blog post and comments on set readings (15%); Instrument Study and Performance (65%)
Students may seek permission from the co-ordinator if pre-requisites are not met.
PERF2604 or PERF2605