Subsidiary Diploma/Certificate in Music Performance (Level 3) at Palmer's College
Music (Performance) is suited to musicians and singers wishing to further their instrumental techniques within a solo and ensemble setting. We cater for musicians with a classical or popular background.
Year 1 - units include:
• Classical music in practice or popular music in practice
• Music performance techniques
• Working and developing as a musical ensemble
Year 2 - units include a combination of three of the following:
• Improvising music
• Music in the community
• Music performance session styles
• Music project
Minimum of 4 Cs at GCSE or a full Level 2 Diploma in Music. GCSE Music (graded examinations on an instrument are desirable but not essential).
The Subsidiary Diploma combines well with other A-level programmes. The qualification could lead to session musician work, community workshop leadership, classroom and instrument teaching and higher education courses in music (although additional instrumental/music theory qualification may be needed).
You will have the opportunity to release music completed during the course via the College’s own record label, Distinction Records.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Palmer's College directly.