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  • Medieval and Renaissance Ensemble 2MUSI10206

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This is a mixed instrumental and vocal ensemble of 12–20 members that performs music of the Renaissance. Instruments for the players will be made available from the University’s instrument collection.

  • Brass Ensemble 2MUSI10053

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The Brass Ensemble offers brass players the opportunity to rehearse and perform in a large brass ensemble setting. The ensemble includes all brass instruments and a wide variety of repertoire and diverse musical styles is performed, including both transcriptions and original compositions for brass.

  • Music Performance 2DMUSI10012

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

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

  • Chamber Music 1MUSI20013

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Students will develop techniques and skills required for 21st century chamber musicians and study selected repertoire to performance standard.

  • Chamber Music 2MUSI20014

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Students will develop techniques and skills required for 21st century chamber musicians and study selected repertoire to performance standard.

  • Big Band 1MUSI20071

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The Big Band comprises 5 saxophones, 5 trumpets, 4 trombones, piano, bass, guitar and drums. Occasionally other instruments are employed for special projects, and for some concerts singers are also used. All positions are auditioned at the start of each year, and the timetable works so that stude...

  • Medieval and Renaissance Ensemble 4MUSI20216

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This is a mixed instrumental and vocal ensemble of 12–20 members that performs music of the Renaissance. Instruments for the players will be made available from the University’s instrument collection.

  • Vocal Ensemble 2MUSI20113

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    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.

  • Orchestral Ensembles 3MUSI20093

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    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...

  • Aural Studies 2MUSI20160

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Building in complexity from the foundation of Aural 1, a program to continue the development of musicianship through Solfège, linking theoretical concepts, reading and writing of musical notation with aural development through a range of activities in tutorial and lecture/workshop settings.

  • Shakuhachi 1MUSI20104

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    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,...

  • Chamber Choir 3MUSI20213

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Students will further explore all aspects of choral and ensemble singing, building on awareness of style, historical context and connections across the breadth of choral repertoire, sacred and secular, from the 13th to the 21st century. Singers will continue to develop technical aspects of choral...

  • Shakuhachi 2MUSI20105

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    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,...

  • Guitar Ensemble 6MUSI30182

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    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 ensemble, reasonable sight reading skills are required and the preferred instrument is nylon string guitar.

  • Acting for Singers 1MUSI30159

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Acting for Singers introduces students to the fundamental principles of acting and script/libretto dramatic analysis. It prepares singers interested in performing in opera, musicals and recital situations for a career on the stage. No previous acting experience is required.

  • Baroque Ensemble 1MUSI30163

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    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.

  • Chamber Music 3MUSI30019

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Students will develop techniques and skills required for 21st century chamber musicians and study selected repertoire to performance standard.

  • Performance 6MUSI30253

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Students will establish a sizeable concert repertory covering all styles, and develop their ability to manage stress to ensure sound concert presentation at a professional level. Areas to be covered include advanced study of instrumental or vocal technique, and specialisation in all related aspec...

  • Practical Music 6MUSI30251

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Students will receive tuition in their area of practical study. Vocal and instrumental students will develop their technique and awareness of the stylistic and interpretative characteristics of the repertory studied with an individually designed program of technically-based repertoire in preparat...

  • Music Making Laboratory 6MUSI30232

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will examine the skills required for individual composers to create and realise new artistic work in a group environment. Music Making Laboratory is mentor led and delivered as a practical laboratory, which offers opportunities for observation, practice and experimentation within a r...