Conducting and Score Reading I
Course code
KUM6199.FK
old course code
KUM6199
Course title in Estonian
Dirigeerimine ja partituuri lugemine I
Course title in English
Conducting and Score Reading I
ECTS credits
3.0
approximate amount of contact lessons
19
Teaching semester
autumn - spring
Assessment form
Examination
lecturer of 2018/2019  Autumn semester
Merike Aarma (eesti keel)
lecturer of 2018/2019  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
To acquire new conducting techniques and music styles.
Brief description of the course
Conducting various choral and orchestral compositions. Using versatile conducting techniques. Playing various scores (homophonic, polyphonic) on the piano.
Independent work
Perfecting skills and knowledge acquired in lessons, learning scores on the piano.
Learning outcomes in the course
The student can conduct changing meters, can analyse and play scores of moderate difficulty on the piano.
Assessment methods
Exam.
Teacher
dots emeeritus Andres Avarand, dots Raul Talmar, lektor Merike Aarma, lektor Valdo Rüütelmaa
Study literature
Teaching Band and Orchestra: Methods and Materials by Lynn G. Cooper (Hardcover - Apr. 1, 2004)
The Conductor As Leader: Principles of Leadership Applied to Life on the Podium by Ramona M. Wis (Hardcover - June 30, 2007)
The Conductor As Leader: Principles of Leadership Applied to Life on the Podium by Ramona M. Wis (Hardcover - June 30, 2007)

Vastavalt üliõpilase võimetele valitud individuaalse dirigeerimisprogrammi partituurid.
Scores from individual conducting programmes chosen according to the student’s abilities.
Replacement literature
The World Association for Symphonic Bands and Ensembles (WASBE), http://www.music_resources/publ.html#V,
C. Durrant, Choral conducting- Philosophy and practice (2003) New York.