Thunder Bay • Orillia

Summary of Changes Made in This Calendar - Artistic Training (Performance Lessons)

Music 4900 Artistic Training (Performance Lessons)
Students will be provided with in-depth study of performance practices associated with stylistic interpretation of piano music from the 18th century to the present, including issues of phrasing, articulation, rhythm, tempo, dynamics, pedaling, and ornamentation correlated with the evolution of the instrument. Individual instruction. A prepared jury is required at the end of the year.
Credit Weight: 1.0

Program entrance requires a piano audition (in person or recording) which should demonstrate exposure to a wide variety of styles and represent the student as an artist with advanced musical sensibilities, technical accomplishment, and stylistic awareness. Enrolment is restricted to students in the Artist Certificate in Performance and Pedagogy program.

Offering: One hour weekly (of individual instruction) for 24 weeks