Year 9 Music Core

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss R. Carson

A one term introduction to Music where students will develop practical skills on keyboard and guitar. Students also create and perform their own pieces in groups, investigate a music topic in a research context and learn the language of music.

Course Overview

Term 1
Units covered:
Group Performance
Music Theory
Instruments of the Orchestra
Binary Composition (Rhythmic)
Garageband Image-based Composition


Year 10 Music, Year 10 Music Contemporary

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


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