In this unit, students will focus on technical development with the further aim of improving musical expression through their repertoire choice. Students will develop an approach to repertoire choice that will support their technical development. On completion of this unit, students should be able to demonstrate sound musical and technical skills that will underpin their instrumental studies at higher levels.
1 x 1hr lesson/week, 1 x 2hr performance workshop/week or unit specific classes.
15min jury exam (50%), Teacher Grade (50%). Students must pass all assessed components..100% attendance required at Performance Workshop, Instrumental Class and masterclasses as appropriate.