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Music

The music department consists of one large classroom and several practice rooms.

Years 7 and 8

Students will create their own music in lessons through composition and performance. The department has a suite of 15 Mac computers which have up to date music software (Garageband/Logic Pro) for students to use during lessons.

Additionally, many students learn an instrument with tutors from Salford Music and Performing Arts Service.

 

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Year 7

Elements of Music

Rhythm and Pulse

Instruments of the Orchestra

Theme and Variation

Folk Music

Junk Rhythms

Year 8

Form and Structure

Hooks and Riffs

The Blues

Keyboards

The Beatles

Chords

Year 9

Film Music

Hip Hop

Reggae

Musical Features

Rock ‘n’ Roll

Using Logic/Dance Music

Years 9, 10 and 11

Across the GCSE, students will complete the BTEC First Award in Music, a practical and vocational qualification. 

 

   Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2

Year 9

Film Music

Hip Hop

Reggae

Musical Features

Rock ‘n’ Roll

Using Logic/Dance Music

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