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  • Music TechnologyMUSI20008

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    Students will develop skills in the applications of computers for composition and music production, using technologies such as MIDI, sampling (digital audio), software synthesis and QuickTime. The subject includes a broad study of historical developments in the technology and practice of electron...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours12 hours, comprising one 1-hour seminar per week
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • String Ensemble 1MUSI10068

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    The String Ensemble is a specialist ensemble for the development of ensemble skills through learning and performing key works from the string repertory.

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours, comprising one 2-hour rehearsal each week during semester.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Vocal Ensemble 2MUSI10093

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    Students explore various aspects of vocal ensemble singing, from the purely technical (intonation, breathing together, harmonized pronunciation) to the subtleties of developing relationships and roles, through an exploration of vocal chamber music repertoire and small operatic ensembles.

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours, comprising one 2-hour rehearsal each week during semester
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Guitar Group 1MUSI10173

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    Repertoire will cover a wide range of styles and will consist of large ensemble pieces as well as duets, trios and quartets. To join the Guitar Group, reasonable sight reading skills are required and the preferred instrument is nylon string guitar. The ensemble presents one or two concerts a seme...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours, comprising one 2-hour rehearsal each week.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Contextual Studies 1MUSI10180

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This subject embraces a theoretical and practical study of the harmonic, melodic, rhythmic and formal structures and processes of Contemporary Music. Components include Languages of Music, Harmonic Devices, Rhythmic Devices and Piano Class for Contemporary Music Performance: Improvisation student...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours48 hours (24hrs LOM/18hrs Devices/6hrs Piano or Music Technology tute)
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Ensemble Studies 2MUSI10192

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    This subject examines the skills individual performers require in the development of ensemble performance. Ensemble studies are led by experienced practitioners in the field of contemporary music performance and delivered in practical sessions. Throughout the course students will be required to e...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours62 hours (20hrs Small ensemble/20hrs Ensemble Workshop/6hrs Composition for Small Ensemble/16hrs Large ensemble)
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours62 hours (20hrs Small ensemble/20hrs Ensemble Workshop/6hrs Composition for Small Ensemble/16hrs Large ensemble)
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Baroque Ensemble 1MUSI10041

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    A small chamber ensemble for instrumentalists specialising in baroque performance practice. The ensemble performs using period instruments at pitch A415Hz. Repertoire is tailored to the composition of the ensemble.

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursOne 2-hour rehearsal per week during the semester and participation in rehearsals and performances as directed
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Baroque Ensemble 2MUSI10042

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    A small chamber ensemble for instrumentalists specialising in baroque performance practice. The ensemble performs using period instruments at pitch A415Hz. Repertoire is tailored to the composition of the ensemble.

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours, comprising one 2-hour rehearsal per week during the semester
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Early Voices 1MUSI10056

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This is a small chamber choir of 12–20 members that performs music of the middle ages, renaissance and baroque. The ensemble performs both a cappella and also in conjunction with other early music ensembles.  

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours, comprising one 2-hour rehearsal each week during semester
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Orchestral Ensembles 1MUSI10060

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    The Orchestral Ensembles (including large instrumental bands and orchestras) play an important role in the educational and performance activities of the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music. Students participating in Orchestral Ensembles gain invaluable experience through rehearsing and performing a...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursBetween one and three 2-hour rehearsals weekly during semester and intensive rehearsal periods prior to concerts.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Chinese Music EnsembleMUSI20135

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018Quotas apply

    Students will rehearse repertoire that includes traditional, folk, and contemporary Chinese music, as well as engaging with improvisatory techniques in Chinese music. Instrumental tuition is based on the silk-bamboo ensemble in China, with the following instruments: dizi, sheng, yangqin, erhu, zh...

    • Summer Term
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours
      Teaching period 2 January 2018 to 16 February 2018
      Last self-enrol date11 January 2018
      Census date19 January 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 9 February 2018
      Assessment period ends25 February 2018
    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursOne 2- hour rehearsal each week, participation in performances as required and attendance at two live performances of Chinese music
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursOne 2- hour rehearsal each week, participation in performances as required and attendance at two live performances of Chinese music
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Music PsychologyMUSI20149

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This subject will encompass an initial exploration of music psychology research. Selected researchers within the field, including music therapists, behavioural neuroscientists, neuropsychologists, and experimental psychologists will outline recent and current practical research involving music ac...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours, comprising one 2-hour lecture per week
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Gamelan 1MUSI20087

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    The Gamelan (Indonesian orchestra) rehearses on the magnificent bronze slendro-pelog gamelan from central Java, Indonesia in the School of Music. Students learn to play all the instruments of the gamelan—gongs, drums, metal xylophones and tuned pots. Pieces learned include traditional and newly c...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursOne 2-hour rehearsal per week during the semester and participation in rehearsals and performances as directed
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Shakuhachi 2MUSI20105

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    Students will receive tuition in the traditional Japanese pedagogical style for shakuhachi (bamboo flute). Classes will cover the history and construction of the shakuhachi; breathing, blowing and fingering techniques and the different notation systems. The repertoire studied includes folk songs,...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours, comprising one 2-hour group tuition class per week
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours, comprising one 2-hour group tuition class per week
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Music Performance 1DMUSI10011

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    Students should have progressed at a level appropriate to their ability in the technical repertoire of the instrument concerned.

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours1 thirty-minute individual lesson per week; attendance at instrument class and/or concert practice class unless exemption is granted by the Director
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours1 thirty-minute individual lesson per week; attendance at instrument class and/or concert practice class unless exemption is granted by the Director
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Music Theatre: Singing Rock MusicalsMUSI30237

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018Quotas apply

    In 1968 the first rock major musical Hair caused a sensation and spawned a new genre. A weekly 2-hour large ensemble singing class will explore the music of significant contemporary rock musicals, using music from a handful of the genre’s best examples to develop the capacity to identify and expe...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours36 hours
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Chamber Choir 5MUSI30244

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    Students explore all aspects of choral and ensemble singing, from the purely technical (intonation, breathing, listening, pronunciation, vocal attacks, legato) to the subtleties of developing internal choral relationships and relationships with conductors and where appropriate, instrumentalists. ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours, comprising one 2-hour rehearsal each week during semester.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Individual Performance Studies 4MUSI20178

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    This subject examines the skills individual performers require in the development of a range of repertoire and technical studies appropriate to the specialist area, which lead to individual presentations in formal recital environments. The subject includes individual lessons with expert practitio...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours37 Hours per Semester (10hrs Principal Study/18hrs Improvisation Materials/ 9hrs Concert Class)
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours37 Hours per Semester (10hrs Principal Study/18hrs Improvisation Materials/ 9hrs Concert Class)
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Creating Music For AdvertisingMUSI20167

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This subject introduces the basics of making music for advertising including, the jingle, sound as persuasion, working to a brief and in a collective, the function of music in advertising and creating music for mass media and multimedia. Creating music for advertising is delivered in two parts: l...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours24 hours
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Glee Singing: The Power Of Pop MusicMUSI20168

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018Quotas apply

    Glee Singing offers the opportunity for singers and non-singers alike to share the joyous experience of singing as a shared community activity, whilst developing the ability to critically listen to, identify and apply vocal stylistic choices common in pop music. Weekly one-hour lectures will intr...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours30 hours
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours30 hours
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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