Pre-requisites: MUS128

Aims/Description: This module will introduce you to performance practice and techniques related to performance at an intermediate level. It will act as preparation for advanced performance in Year 3 Recitals, and builds on the foundation work completed as part of Performance in Year 1. You will take individual instrumental/vocal lessons, which will run alongside workshop-based lectures throughout the academic year. You will also attend 6 lunchtime, rush hour or evening concerts across the year and write a short critical review.

Restrictions on availability: Must be diploma standard or equivalent if not passed MUS128. Any student not having taken and passed MUS128 must audition for this module.

Staff Contact: WATTS SARAH K
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Tutorials, Fieldwork, Independent Study,
Assessment: Course work, Practical skills assessment

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