• Total units 48 Units
  • Major code PERF-MAJ
  • Academic career Undergraduate

Most BMus students will take a major or minor in Performance. These courses allow students to refine their skills in the understanding, interpretation and execution of solo and ensemble performance. Students may elect to specialise in a particular genre - classical, jazz, contemporary or folk and world musics - or combine genres. In addition to classes, masterclasses, rehearsals and workshops at the ANU School of Music, Performance students have access to weekly individual instrumental lessons with a teacher (or equivalent summer schools or intensive external tuition). Access to Performance courses is by audition.

Relevant Degrees

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This major requires the completion of 48 units, which must include:

36 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
MUSI1101 Music Performance 1 6
MUSI1102 Music Performance 2 6
MUSI2201 Music Performance 3 6
MUSI2202 Music Performance 4 6
MUSI3301 Music Performance 5 6
MUSI3302 Music Performance 6 6

12 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
  MUSI 1107: Music Practical Workshop 1
  MUSI 1108: Music Practical Workshop 2
MUSI2205 Music Performance Project 6
MUSI2209 Music Recording and Production Techniques 6
  MUSI 2219: The Music Teaching Studio
MUSI3307 Music Performance Project 2 6
MUSI3309 Music and Digital Media 6
MUSI3314 Creative Musicianship 5 6
MUSI3315 Creative Musicianship 6 6
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