THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH
DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2008/2009
Orchestration 2 (U03064)
The course deals with individual characteristics of orchestral instruments and how they may be combined effectively in practice.
? Keywords : music orchestration
? Pre-requisites : Aural Skills 1
? This course has variants for visiting students, as follows
Home subject area
? Normal year taken : 2nd year
? Contact Teaching Time : 1 hour(s) per week for 8 weeks
First Class Information
All of the following classes
? Additional Class Information : Seminars in Weeks 2-5 and 7-10.
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
Students who satisfactorily complete this course will be expected to have acquired a good knowledge of instrumentation and how to combine instruments effectively.
They will understand the characteristics of different orchestral instruments.
They will be able to write orchestral scores and parts in a practical and professional manner.
Portfolio of Orchestrations including one takeaway set piece (75%) and the resubmission of class exercises submitted throughout the semester (25%).
Contact and Further Information
The Course Secretary should be the first point of contact for all enquiries.
Miss Lindsay Hunter
Prof Peter Nelson
Course Website : http://www.music.ed.ac.uk/
School Website : http://www.ace.ed.ac.uk/
College Website : http://www.hss.ed.ac.uk/