Details for Provide musical leadership in performance

Band leaders, music directors, worship leaders, lead singers or musicians... this one's for you.  Although as a core unit, all Diploma of Music students need to have a least a rudimentary understanding of how to provide musical leadership.  Whether you've got a title or not, whether you're outgoing in personality or more reserved, this unit will equip you with the skills you need.

Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: CUAMPF507
  • Credit points: 35

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Unit Content

Curriculum Objective

Module Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to lead a group in ensemble or other musical performance. This leadership role includes being responsible for motivating others to give their best in performance. This involves applying a range of musicianship skills, such as stagecraft; understanding the performance capabilities of instruments; and providing solutions to performance problems that arise during rehearsals and performances.


Module Application

Performers and musical directors apply the skills and knowledge described in this unit. Typically they are responsible for leading a group in ensemble or other musical performance.