Contemporary Musicianship (10317.2)
|Level:||Level 1 - Undergraduate Introductory Unit|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Arts and Design|
|Discipline:||School of Arts and Communications|
UC - TAFE Queensland, South Bank
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 1 Mr Michal ROSIAK (Ph: ) ON-CAMPUS 2021 Semester 1 Mr Michal ROSIAK (Ph: ) ON-CAMPUS
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Music performance and composition rely on a critical understanding of music genres and a practical understanding of their musical elements. In the first of four progressive musicianship units, Musicianship: Contextualising the contemporary, introduces the student to contemporary music: its historical context; conventions of contemporary theory; aural discrimination; and notation. It promotes an impartial approach to music, focusing on basic musical elements that integrate to form the countless musical styles of Contemporary Music. It promotes a comparative approach across genres to further instil an egalitarian approach to music style and theory that will be invaluable throughout the students learning. Like Performance: Commercial music and Composition: Songwriting and historical perspectives, the unit promotes a holistic approach to music theory, which is intrinsically linked to its historical, cultural and technological contexts. This introductory unit complements Performance: Commercial music and Composition: Songwriting and historical perspectives, focusing on the analytical study and practical implementation of contemporary music genres from a theoretical perspective.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Identify and implement contemporary notation techniques;
2. Recognise contemporary music elements and stylistic techniques by ear;
3. Identify and solve common theoretical problems relating to contemporary music; and
4. Compare contemporary styles and innovations with significant events and key figures in the history of music.
- UC - TAFE Queensland, South Bank
3 hours per week.
9739 Musicianship: Contextualising the Contemporary