JF Counterpoint

 

Counterpoint Preliminaries

§§1.1–1.4 Tasks 1.2.1, 1.3.1, 1.4.1

First Species

§§1.5–1.7 Task 1.7.1; §2.1 Task 2.1.1

§2.1 Tasks 2.1.2–3 / Assessment 1 (see below)

Second Species
§2.2 Tasks 2.2.1–2
§2.2 Task 2.2.3
§2.2 Task 2.2.4 / Assessment 2 (see below)

Study week

Third Species
§2.3 Tasks 2.3.1–2
§2.3 Tasks 2.3.3–4
§2.3 Task 2.3.5 / Assessment 3 (see below)

Revision (paper 1)

Revision (paper 2)


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Assessment

COUNTERPOINT (SH) one coursework assessment in each of the first three species (13.3% each), one 3-hour examination on all the first three species (60%); (TSM) one coursework assessment in each of the first three species (33.3% each).

ASSESSMENT 1 (due by 12:00 Tuesday TT Week 4): write two first-species exercises on each of the Set Five cantus firmi, placing the counterpoint above the cantus firmus in one exercise and below it in the other.

ASSESSMENT 2 (due by 12:00 Tuesday TT Week 8): write two second-species exercises on each of the Set Five cantus firmi, placing the counterpoint above the cantus firmus in one exercise and below it in the other.

ASSESSMENT 3 (due by 12:00 Tuesday TT Week 11): write two third-species exercises on each of the Set Five cantus firmi, placing the counterpoint above the cantus firmus in one exercise and below it in the other.