Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen
Koninklijk Conservatorium van Antwerpen
Harpsichord 3323/2805/2223/1/95
Study guide

Harpsichord 3

323/2805/2223/1/95
Academic year 2022-23
Is found in:
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music, programme stage 3
    Choice option within specialisation:
    • Harpsichord within Instrumental / Vocal Studies
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 24 credits
Co-ordinator: Bernolet Korneel
Other teaching staff: Proot Stephanie
Languages: Dutch
Scheduled for: Academic year
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Possible deadlines for learning account: 31.10.2022 ()
Re-sit exam: is possible.
Compensated fail: You have to pass this course unit (will never be compensated).
Total study time: 720,00 hours

Caution

This information is subject to possible future changes in the Corona-measures.

Prerequisites

having passed Harpsichord 2.

Educational organisation (text)

- individual lessons
- group lessons

Supplemented by a selection from:
- rehearsals with keyboard accompaniment
- participation in master classes, lectures and lecture recitals
- participation in student concerts
- participation in projects organized by the institution
- concert attendance

Prerequisite competencies (text)

Achievement of the learning outcomes of the previous course unit.

Learning outcomes (list)

1.1 The student masters the representative repertoire for his or her discipline.
The student can perform representative exam repertoire or works from the same level.
1.4 The student is musically creative.
The student demonstrates an advanced mastery of musical parameters in a stylistically responsible and creative interpretation, as learnt from the teacher.
1.5 The student engages in a musical confrontation with the audience.
The student is able to make a connection with the audience and radiates self-confidence on stage.
2.1 The student masters the musical parameters and structures.
The student implements, after preparation, knowledge of the various subject matters of the course and information from external sources in his or her own performance practice.
2.4 The student masters the correct playing techniques and postures.
The student masters technical elements in relation to a more extensive range of articulation and sound production.
The student has a healthy and functional posture when performing.

Course content

Read the vademecum Keyboard instruments.
The annual program will be determined in consultation with the main teacher.

* Mastery of harpsichord technique and sound shaping (including Schnellen)
* Practical style study of the complete repertoire
* Study of the different types of harpsichords
* Acquisition of tuning (theoretical and (especially) practical)
* Maintenance of the instrument
* Practical application of the knowledge from historical sources and treatises in order to arrive at a historically informed performance. This forms the student into an independent musician.
* What is a good score?

Study material (text): Mandatory

- Scores, textbooks and recordings cf. the main lecturer's specification
- Scores from the examination program. The examination programme will be determined in consultation with the main lecturer.
- Suitable instrument

Educational organisation (list)

Learning Activities
Artistic praxis24,00 hours
Collaborative learning36,00 hours
Work time outside of contact hours660,00 hours

Evaluation (list)

Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
MomentForm%Remark
Academic yearArtistic skills assessment during the examination series100,00
Evaluation(s) for re-sit exam
MomentForm%Remark
2nd examination periodArtistic skills assessment during the examination series100,00