Conducting

Department of Music, School of Languages, Cultures, Art History and Music

College of Arts and Law

Details

Code 23576

Level of study Second Year

Credit value 20

Semester 1 and 2

Module description

The course will comprise a combination of theory and practice. The basics of stick technique will be studied as one of the means of communicating with performers. The importance of analysis and the issues involved in learning a score and making decisions about it will also be investigated. Students will conduct ensembles formed by the rest of the group, developing rehearsal technique, time management skills, aural perception, and communication skills.