University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

MUSCLASS 1400 - Classical Vocal Studies 1A

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Available to BMus students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: Audition
Incompatible: MUSCLASS 1051, MUSCLASS 1100A
Assessment: Performance exam (15 mins) 40%, Performance class assessment 20%, Diction & languages assessment 20%, Sight-singing & small ensemble assessment 20%
Syllabus:

Through the study of appropriate repertoire, technical exercises, vocalises, diction and relevant languages, students will develop their individual technical and musical potential as singers, together with a sound understanding of interpretive principles, stylistic integrity and performance skills. Students are expected to undertake a minimum of 12 hours per week of structured individual practice, technical work, repertoire study, language study and sight-singing practice. Through weekly Performance Classes students will be given the opportunity to develop a range of preparation and performance skills, and will also develop a range of skills and approaches which will aid their technical development. Students will also be given the opportunity to present, perform, and discuss their current repertoire with fellow students as 'work in progress'. Through the Diction & Language Studies Classes, students will learn the fundamental principles of English diction as appropriate to singers including the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) and range appropriate vowel modification. Through the Sight Singing & Small Ensemble Class, student will develop their sight-singing ability together with a range of aural skills relevant to singers including one-voice-to-a-part ensemble singing and peripheral hearing. Students will also be paid a stipend from the Conservatorium so that they can undertake intensive 1:1 vocal tuition and coaching with an Elder Conservatorium approved Classical Voice teacher.

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Student Status

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Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

Study Level

Undergraduate
Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

Program of Study

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Tue 15/03/2022 Thu 24/03/2022 Fri 06/05/2022 Fri 10/06/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Performance
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11979 PF01 15 8 14 Mar - 4 Apr Monday 11am - 1pm Elder Hall, LG13, Bishop Hall
25 Apr - 30 May Monday 11am - 1pm Elder Hall, LG13, Bishop Hall
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10303 WR01 15 8 8 Mar - 5 Apr Tuesday 2pm - 3pm Hartley, 108b, Teaching Room
26 Apr - 24 May Tuesday 2pm - 3pm Hartley, 108b, Teaching Room
Related Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
13365 SE01 15 8 8 Mar - 5 Apr Tuesday 11am - 12pm Hartley, 108b, Teaching Room
26 Apr - 24 May Tuesday 11am - 12pm Hartley, 108b, Teaching Room