The School of Music proudly presents the:
This jam-packed 2 day course will give you tips and tricks to help you ace your WACE! Suitable for all classical instrumentalists & voice students in years 10-12.
Students in year 10-12, who are currently undertaking WACE/ATAR Music, or who plan to take music next year! The course is suitable for all classical instrumentalists and vocalists.
A wide range of topics will be covered across the 2 days including sessions such as:
Performance Masterclasses -bring a piece ready to perform and get helpful feedback from our expert panel (many of whom have been WACE examiners!), including tips on effective practice strategies.
Tame your nerves - Almost every musician from young students right through to the most seasoned professional can experience performance anxiety – explore techniques to help you gain control of your anxiety and harness it’s positive potential.
Pitch perfect for aural - get some top tips on how to practice key aural skills such as recognising intervals
Master tricky rhythms - learn how to break down tricky rhythms and become a master of the beat!
Effective practice strategies - you only get a short amount of time each week with your 1-1 tutorhow to get the very best from you 1-1 lesson
Playing better together - Practicing alone and playing with an accompanist are vastly different experiences – find out how to get the very best outcomes when working with your accompanist
Final Polishes - You’ve practiced and practiced and have your pieces note perfect – now all you have to do is impress the audience / examiners! Learn how to stand tall and wow your audience in every performance in this performance etiquette class
Live it, learn it – Analysis - Explore music with a performer’s eye view by analysing one of your own performance pieces, plus we'll explore one of the set-works with live musical excerpts
Sessions will be led by School of Music staff including:
You will also get to meet and hear from UWA students, including 2 of the top performing WACE students from 2015!
The fee is just $45 for 2 days, or $25 per day.
To enrol online please click here.
For further information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org / 6488 7836.