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Practical Study 1B

Enrolment code: FPM106

Offered: Launceston: semester 2,

Special note: restricted to BCA (Contemporary Music) students

Unit description:

Extends the student’s skill in sight-reading and comping (if applicable), and further develops improvisation and instrumental ability. Advanced articulation and jazz, jazz/rock phrasing will be discussed and demonstrated in selected repertoire. Topics in the improvisation class will include the practical application of substitute chords and modal interchange harmony. Acquisition of advanced contemporary repertoire, scales, arpeggios and studies will occur in the student’s individual lesson. Each student will undertake a practical examination at the end of the semester, which will test prepared work, improvisation, comping (if applicable) and sight-reading.

Staff Mr JM Lade (Coordinator), Mr MH Mumford For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2.5 hours weekly (13 wks); individual lessons (0.5 hours weekly), lectures, workshops & practical sessions Timetable
Prerequisites FPM103  
Assessment mode instrument exam (50%), improvisation exam (50%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Discipline (School) Music (Launceston)  
Courses Bachelor of Contemporary Arts  
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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