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Contemporary Vocal Ensemble

Enrolment code: FPM209/309

Offered: Launceston: semester 2

Unit description:

Explores various contemporary (jazz & rock) vocal music styles and techniques. The unit provides practical performance experience in major contemporary vocal idioms. There will be special emphasis on acquiring vocal harmonisation, improvisation, voice production and breathing skills. The unit will focus on developing ensemble awareness skills in intonation, balance, blend and rhythmic unity. The unit also aims to provide reinforcement, in rhythmic, aural and sight reading skills, supplementing the work covered in Aural and Ensemble.

Staff 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 3 hours weekly; (13 wks), practical sessions Timetable
Prerequisites completion of Year 1 for BCA students  
Assessment mode 1,000-word paper on technique (25%), 1,000-word paper on style (25%), individual contribution to ensemble (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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