Middlebury

MUSC 0240

Performing Chamber Music

Performing Chamber Music
In this course for intermediate to advanced performers we will explore the art of collaborative music making in the classical tradition. Students will form small vocal and instrumental ensembles (2–6 players) at the beginning of the semester or may enroll in the course as an established ensemble. Repertoire will be determined in collaboration with instructor. Weekly coaching sessions for each group and master classes for all groups will culminate in at least one end-of-semester performance and writing assignment. In addition to technical performance issues, master classes and readings will consider group dynamics, rehearsal techniques, and interpersonal aspects of musical collaboration. Although previous chamber music experience is not required, students should be experienced performers of notation-based music. 3 hrs. lect/disc.
Subject:
Music
Department:
Music
Division:
Arts
Requirements Fulfilled:
ART
Equivalent Courses:

Sections in Spring 2018

Spring 2018

MUSC0240A-S18 Lecture (Tan)
MUSC0240B-S18 Lecture (Tan)
MUSC0240Z-S18 Discussion (Tan)