Music

Objectives:

To build on knowledge and experience at KS3

To develop the ability to understand the background & context to each set work

To develop musical theory skills

To explore music within genres relating to set works

To study exemplar performances and compositions

To develop knowledge and understanding of musical elements relating it to each set work

To make critical judgements about music


Year

Year 10

Term

Autumn

Spring

Summer

Unit

Performance Mock

Composition Mock

Listening Mock Exam

Time

14 weeks

11 weeks

13 weeks

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Introduction to GCSE

Instrumental Music 1700–1820 set works

Performing

Instrumental Music 1700–1820 wider listening

Vocal Music set works

Performing

Vocal Music set works

Vocal Music wider listening

Performing

Music for Stage and Screen set works

Free composition

Performing

Music for Stage and Screen set works

Music for Stage and Screen wider listening

Free composition

Music for Stage and Screen wider listening

Free composition

Performing


Year

Year 11

Term

Autumn

Spring

 

Unit

Preparation of the Composition Brief

Record Final Performances and Compositions for May Submissions

 

Time

14 weeks

1

11 weeks

3 weeks

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Revision of Year One areas of study

Fusions set works

Performing

Fusions wider listening

Composing to a brief

Performing

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Composing to a brief

Performing

Revision of all set works

Complete composition to a brief

Record Performances

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