While this is true now, Melbourne has been the centre of art since the Australian Impressionists in the 1880s. CDs are still around, and are still the second most popular format of listening to music, but with the introduction of mp3 players, the popularity of the iPod (which debuted in 2001),and the iTunes and Amazon digital music store, CDs will probably remain a second place technology.
Proportions – harmonic proportions and derivatives from them, commonly described in mathematical terms, starting with very basic, discovered by Pythagoras- 1:2, 2:3, 3:4, 1:1- discovered specifically on the acoustic / musical territory (please note, that these are basic proportions of canvases one can buy in an art supplies store) and then going further to the Fibonacci series which have their limit in the irrational Golden Ratio.
You will select a principal study in an instrument, voice (classical or jazz), composition or musicology, and complete core units of study in music skills, analysis, history and culture, pedagogy and other units of your choice from the Faculty of Arts.
Collaboration and creativity are cornerstones of the School of Music, and our students improvise and collaborate with each other and with faculty across campus, building upon a powerful foundation that includes theory, musicianship, history, music and recording technology, music business, the liberal arts, and entrepreneurial activities, in order to create a style and creative voice that’s all their own.
The most interesting case study in this analysis involved the schools of Sampson, North Carolina, where for two years in a row their standardized test scores rose only in the schools that implemented the arts education in their school district (Swan-Hudkins, 2003).