Instead of specialist theatre modules, you take one 30 credit module from the MA Musicprogramme, and your dissertation/placement/business-plan will be directed towards musical organisations. No matter which specialism you choose, you’ll participate in numerous professional-standard productions throughout the year. Working alongside students from all areas will help you to hone your teamwork, time management and organisational skills, all key attributes that any employer is after. We work with schools and groups, providing arts and music education activities for every child and young person living in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. Our recording studio runs the latest Apple Mac Pro and Logic Pro Digital Audio Workstation . Follow in the tradition of some of the UK’s greatest musicians and start your creative music career at an art school.
Much of the module will be devoted specifically to the Soviet period, to the ‘socialist realism’ rules in creative arts. Special lectures/seminars will be devoted to Prokofiev, Shostakovich, Schnittke and post-Soviet composers, in relation to the ‘official’ propaganda in Soviet Union, Stalin decrees and the official line of the Communist Party cultural ‘programme’. Particular attention will be given to the current issues, and the development of Russian music after the collapse of the Soviet Union. Students will be given the opportunity to work at Goldsmiths’ unique archives – Prokofiev, Schnittke archives, Stravinsky Collection, and the special collection of post-Soviet scores and documents. All students will write a Dissertation on an aspect of Arts Administration and Cultural Policy.
The ability to conduct this research in an institution that encourages lateral thinking and reaching beyond the bounds of societal structures, was truly empowering. The assessment for the specialist music component will be as given in the individual module descriptions. From asking current students about their experiences to immersing yourself in campus and accommodation tours, you will leave knowing if this place is for you. More information on mental health and wellbeing support is also provided in our Chief Executive and Principal’s recentopen letter on the Ukraine crisis. If you prefer to be backstage or behind the camera, we have lots of exciting opportunities for you to be working in our TV studio, edit suites and on our lighting rigs to direct performances or produce props for the show.
- I am currently an intern with Saatchi Gallery, assisting with the schools programme.
- Occasionally, we’ll make candidates an offer of a place on the basis of their application and qualifications alone.
- HCA is an independent arts school surrounded by people who are passionate about the arts, media and performance.Find out more about why you should choose HCA.
- You can participate in one or more of our education programmes, or you can work with us as a volunteer, becoming part of the Deal Music & Arts family.
- In the second part through undertaking a placement with an appropriate arts organisation students will be able to observe, account for and analyse contemporary management practice.
Music computer software will be integrated within sessions to enable you to see and hear the musical information presented. This module takes the form of a weekly performance workshop within which you will receive formative feedback from a specialist tutor, as well as from others on your course. Sessions address aspects of analysis, and different approaches to arranging for the live ensemble. Opportunities to collaborate with other creatives in a dynamic arts school environment. Whether it be high-end digital or retro analogue, you will be able to produce and create a diverse range of professional sound recordings.
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You will be taught by a strong team of industry focused lecturers combined with regular masterclasses from professionals that are designed to educate, stimulate, and motivate. We support innovative and curious students who are willing to engage with ideas that will enhance their own creative vision and critical thinking. Occasionally, we’ll make candidates an offer of a place on the basis of their application and qualifications alone. You should have an undergraduate degree of at least upper second class standard in a subject concerned with arts and culture or another relevant/related subject. They arise too when we defend ourselves by saying that all values are relative , and that non-western cultures and subcultures have every right to make a claim on the notions of art and the aesthetic. Writing the dissertation will draw on areas studied throughout the three terms.
This is a practical module that will focus on deconstruction, analysis and application of music theory with more specific focus on musical structure. Workshop sessions will enable you to apply theory, experiment with ideas, and to create improvisations and/or compositions. You will develop your practical technique and your ability to express musical ideas in practice. In the second part through undertaking a placement with an appropriate arts organisation students will be able to observe, account for and analyse contemporary management practice. Placements will take into account the particular specialised interests of students. Students will prepare a placement report that concentrates on evaluating the appropriateness of management policies and practice in relation to the organisation’s stated mission.
All students submit an application and shortlisted candidates will be interviewed. You will be participating in the organisation and therefore representing them so they have to be assured you can communicate well. This continues your specialist 1-to-1 sessions with an instrumental tutor for one hour per week over the academic year , tailoring specific learning to your own needs. You will engage in a practice routine in which you will develop stylistic awareness, creativity, and technique, in order to realise and clearly express musical ideas. This module aims to develop your understanding of the management of music and live events. Particular attention will be paid to skills that will enhance self-employment, entrepreneurship within the industry, and how to approach professional communication and maximise your contact networks successfully.
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In fact, it’s estimated that by 2022 there will be 1,000 performing arts and music jobs available in Sheffield. Our performing arts and music offer really is a step up from anything you will have experienced before! We’ve invested millions into our Hillsborough Campus, transforming it into our creative hub.
We offer an exciting range of Performing Arts and Music courses which have creative, vocational and hands-on practice-based activities at their centre. Our tutors are knowledgeable, experienced in their fields and are also active practitioners. Choosing a career path when you’ve only just left school can seem like a daunting prospect, but our Careers Advice Team are on hand to offer you the best impartial careers guidance going. Saturday Music Centre and other local ensemble opportunities for all pupils learning instruments in schools. You will initially engage with the fundamentals of notation and the various elements of music to develop your musical vocabulary.