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MUSI141 Performance 1

The development of specialised performance skills in music through individual tuition and workshops.

The aim of the paper is to develop the technical and interpretative skills of musicians wishing to be performers. Students receive an individual weekly lesson, and are required to attend weekly classes for their instrument, as well as workshops for all performance students. Instrumental applicants are normally expected to be approximately at Grade Eight standard (ABRSM, TCL, NZMEB). Tuition is usually available in piano, violin, viola, cello, voice, organ, harpsichord, fortepiano, and some woodwind and brass instruments as well as bagpipes and Scottish drumming.

Paper title Performance 1
Paper code MUSI141
Subject Music
EFTS 0.3000
Points 36 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,938.00
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $7,680.00

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Schedule C
Arts and Music
Notes
(i) Evidence of ability as a performer is required. Entry is by audition (see MusB degree regulations). (ii) May not be taken at the same time as MUSI 140 (except in the world music ensemble performance option).
Teaching staff
Convenor: Professor Terence Dennis
Lecturer Piano: Professor Terence Dennis; Voice: Associate Professor Judy Bellingham, Judith Henley, Cello: Heleen DuPlessis; Violin: Tessa Petersen.
Other instruments are taught by casual part-time teachers.
Paper Structure
Assessment: 100% internal including a final recital
Eligibility
IMPORTANT NOTE: MUSI 101 is a compulsory prerequisite for MUSI 241 as well as MUSI 141
Contact
music@otago.ac.nz

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus

The development of specialised performance skills in music through individual tuition and workshops.

The aim of the paper is to develop the technical and interpretative skills of musicians wishing to be performers. Students receive an individual weekly lesson and are required to attend weekly classes for their instrument, as well as workshops for all performance students. Instrumental applicants are normally expected to be approximately at Grade Eight standard (ABRSM, TCL, NZMEB). Tuition is usually available in piano, violin, viola, cello, voice, organ, harpsichord, fortepiano and some woodwind and brass instruments, as well as bagpipes and Scottish drumming.

Paper title Performance 1
Paper code MUSI141
Subject Music
EFTS 0.3000
Points 36 points
Teaching period Full Year
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2016 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Schedule C
Arts and Music
Notes
(i) Evidence of ability as a performer is required. Entry is by audition (see MusB degree regulations). (ii) May not be taken at the same time as MUSI 140 (except in the world music ensemble performance option).
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Textbooks
Text books are not required for this paper.
Learning Outcomes
  • By the end of the paper, having been guided through a course of technical and musical study especially designed to meet your individual needs, you should have an appropriate command of your instrument/voice and will be more capable of achieving expressive musical results
  • You will also have an enhanced understanding of the repertoire for your instrument or voice
Contact
music@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Convenor: Professor Terence Dennis
Lecturer Piano: Professor Terence Dennis
Lecturer Voice: Associate Professor Judy Bellingham and Judith Henley
Lecturer Cello: Heleen DuPlessis
Lecturer Violin: Tessa Petersen

Other instruments are taught by casual part-time teachers.
Paper Structure
Assessment: 100% internal, including a final recital
Eligibility
Enrolments for this paper require departmental permission. View more information about departmental permission.
Teaching Arrangements
Please contact the Department of Music's office for copy a of the most recent paper profile.

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus