What’s new this Year?

Year 7, 8, 9 pupils study a variety of music topics. These include Pulse and Rhythm, Caribbean Music, 3 Chord Songs on Ukulele, Form and Structure, Blues, Rock n Roll, Jazz and Classical Music.

All lessons are centred around the building of practical musicianship skills.

 

 

 

In Year 7, 8 and 9 your child will study...

Year 7, 8, 9 pupils study a variety of music topics. These include Pulse and Rhythm, Caribbean Music, 3 Chord Songs on Ukulele, Form and Structure, Blues, Rock n Roll, Jazz and Classical Music.

All lessons are centred around the building of practical musicianship skills.

 

In Year 10 and Year 11 your child will study…

EDEXCEL GCSE Music.

The course is split into three elements, Performing, Composing and Listening and Appraising.

Performing (solo and group)— 30%.

Composing (2 pieces)— 30%.

Listening/Written exam— 40%.

Pupils develop their musical skills through intense and in depth study of musical styles and conventions.

 

If you would like further information please contact...

 

 

 

Mr I Batley

Teacher of Music