S3 Course Description

Performing

Pupils will choose 2 instruments to work on for the year while in music. Pupils will work individually and should be achieving good practice technique and skills on each instrument. 

Listening

The listening course in S3 will focus on building on musical concepts already established in S1/2 and will go into more depth about various styles of music. In S3, pupils will also focus on musical literacy.

Composition

Pupils in S3 will create an original composition with the help of music notation software.

 

Date

Solo 1

Solo 2

Invention

Listening

10/6/13

Miss Marple/MOTN

SOTR/The Pink Panther

Set up Grid

 

17/6/13

 

 

Concepts in Sibelius

 

24/6/13

 

 

 

 

19/8/13

 

 

 

Scottish

26/8/13

 

 

 

 

2/9/13

 

 

Chords

 

9/9/13

Unit Assessment

Unit Assessment

 

 

16/9/13

U.Melody/Yesterday

American Patrol

 

Orchestra

23/9/13

 

 

 

 

30/9/13

 

 

 

 

21/10/13

 

 

Melody

 

28/10/13

 

 

 

Jazz

4/11/13

 

 

 

 

11/11/13

Unit Assessment

Unit Assessment

 

 

18/11/13

Flashdance/Neil Gow

The Entertainer

 

 

25/11/13

 

 

 

Styles and Ensembles

2/12/13

 

 

 

 

9/12/13

 

 

 

 

16/12/13

 

 

 

 

6/1/14

 

 

Countermelody

Vocal Music and Pop

13/1/14

 

 

 

 

20/1/14