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2013 FCE330 Chamber Music 3A

Unit Level: Advanced

Available as a Student Elective: No

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SPECIAL NOTE: Students are expected to maintain a regular schedule of rehearsals throughout the semester.


Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
FCE330 H H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 1 H On Campus 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 2 H On Campus 15-JUL-2013 10-AUG-2013 02-SEP-2013 18-OCT-2013

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

This unit can be taken in other courses
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Chamber Music A provides students with opportunities to develop the skills required for progressive participation in an advanced-level ensemble. The content focuses on the building of ensemble expertise to develop collaborative interpretative and presentation skills for the performance of standard and new ensemble/ chamber music repertoire. Students are expected to undertake the required research and repertoire analysis necessary to enable a concert performance of substantial quality.

WEIGHT: 12.5%


Conductor/Tutor's assessment of weekly work: 30%
Conductor/Tutor's assessment of weekly work: 30%
On-going rehearsal effectiveness assessment (e.g. individual vivas, peer review, observational review): 20%
Semester performances of prepared repertoire: 50%


Larger ensembles (more than 5 performers): Weekly 3 hour rehearsals/coaching sessions (12 weeks) or
For intensive block delivery mode: 3-day weekends of sectionals and rehearsals totaling on average 20-30 hrs
Small ensembles: Weekly 2 hour ensemble performance class/scheduled rehearsals, minimum 6 x 1hr coaching sessions

Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web dependent - H
Some parts of this unit will be taught online
About Flexible Study Options

Prereq Audition, balanced ensemble.

Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 2)

STAFF: Dr H Monkhouse, Dr G Hodges (coordinators) Profile and casual staff

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