27152 - Music Laboratory (1)

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  • Teacher Anna Scalfaro

  • Credits 6

  • Teaching Mode Traditional lectures

  • Language Italian

  • Campus of Bologna

  • Degree Programme First cycle degree programme (L) in Drama, Art and Music Studies (cod. 0956)

  • Teaching resources on Virtuale


This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Quality education Reduced inequalities

Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course students will:

- acquire and develop the knowledge of performative, organizational, managerial and artistic-professional aspects related to musical disciplines, privileging the practical experience of choral singing;

- integrate the knowledge of voice performance with the historical, theoretical and critical knowledge.

Course contents

This seminar, in collaboration with also a teacher in Choral Didactics, aims to guide students to the understanding of the execution of choral music through different ways of collective exercitation.

Required skills: no specific music knowledge is required for choral practice.

Registration methods: students may register during the first lecture; two-thirds of the scheduled lectures shall be attended.


C. Balestra, A. Malaguti (ed. by), Organizzare musica. Legislazione, produzione, distribuzione, gestione nel sistema italiano, Milano, Franco Angeli, 2011 (3a ed. riv.).

I.M. Tosto, La voce musicale: orientamenti per l’educazione vocale, Torino, EDT, 2009.

Teaching methods

Lectures, group work.

Assessment methods

Seminar activity does not give a grade but merely a “Idoneo”/“Pass”, expressed on the basis of participation in the activities envisaged.

Teaching tools

Photocopies of material prepared by the teacher; audio-visual material.

Office hours

See the website of Anna Scalfaro