This course is for those wanting to study music from the 20th Century and beyond. In this course students learn how to understand contemporary chart notation and chord structure. Throughout the course students will also learn about song structure, rhythm, melody, harmony, emotional intent and direction.
This course is a more traditional course than the Contemporary strand. This course focuses on developing technique, tone, rhythm and melodic structure. With this strand students will have the opportunity to undertake Australian Music Examination Board exams.