Subject MUSI40061 (2014)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.

Credit Points: 18.75
Level: 4 (Undergraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject is not offered in 2014.

Time Commitment: Contact Hours: One 1-hour per week individual lesson, in addition to attendance at concert practice class, instrumental class, and performance class, as arranged.
Total Time Commitment:

Contact as above plus regular daily practice in consultation with individual practical teacher. Weekly time commitment would normally require not less than 15 hours.


Normally an H2A in MUSI40060 Concerto.

Corequisites: None
Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements:

It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability will impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit.



Contact Centre
T: 13 MELB (6352)

Melbourne Conservatorium of Music
VCA and MCM Student Centre

Subject Overview:

Students will continue to develop a thorough technical background to cope with all stylistic demands and establish a sizeable concert repertory covering all styles. The subject includes advanced study of instrumental or vocal recital repertory and all related aspects of music performance.

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of the subject, students should be able to:

  • conceive, design and implement the creation of a musically coherent recital program
  • demonstrate sustained artistic maturity in the preparation of recital repertoire
  • perform the component works of a program with assured musical understanding
  • sustain a level of instrumental or vocal craft that communicates and enhances the repertoire presented

Students should also further develop advanced skills in:

  • major recital performance presentation and evaluation
  • historical appreciation of complex repertoire development.

Vocal and instrumental students: a forty-minute recital examination at the end of the semester of an approved program of pieces (100%). Programs must be submitted for approval to the convenor of the performance area not later than week 6 of the semester.
In order to pass the subject, students must attend and actively participate as a performer in concert class, performance class, and instrument/vocal classes, as required by the convenor of their performance area.

Prescribed Texts: None
Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:

Students who have studied this subject will further develop and enhance:

  • complex problem solving skills
  • skills in critical thinking and self-evaluation at an advanced conceptual and artistic level.

Students must submit a Practical Examination Program Approval form to the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music no later than the end of week eight of the semester in which the examination is to occur.

Related Majors/Minors/Specialisations: Performance

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