Autumn Half-Term 1
Theme and Variations Unit
A performance and composition unit studying the creation and development of melodic ideas.
Autumn Half-Term 2
Serialism / Expressionism Unit
A composition based unit studying the principles behind serial technique and expressionism.
Spring Half-Term 1
A group performance based unit resulting in a presentations of “Rockin’ All Over the World”.
Spring Half-Term 2
A unit studying the role and importance of film music resulting in the composition of a piece for a short film extract.
Summer Half-Term 1
A group performance and composition unit studying the principles of Gamelan.
Summer Half-Term 2
Radio Programme Unit
A group based performance and composition unit studying the essential musical elements of radio leading to the broadcast of a 10 minute programme.