12 Performance Music
In Performance Music you will focus on performing and creating music. The performances will consist of both group and solo assessments. Your group performance could be a Rockquest band, a chamber group or another performance group. You must work with an instrumental or vocal tutor to guide and teach you, particularly with your solo performances. You will compose and record original pieces of music in response to specific tasks, one of which will be an entry in the “Play it Strange” songwriting competition. You will have an opportunity to gain additional credits by performing on a second instrument. You will do a research task on an aspect of NZ Music.
Recommended Prior Learning
At least 3 years of instrumental or vocal tuition and some ability to read music.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.
We aim to enable every student to have the course that they prefer, however, some courses have limited places or pre-requisits that may restrict the student's choice.