1. Resources Home
  2. Primary
  3. Music
  4. Musical theory and elements
GCSE Music 9-1 Composition: Differentiation Complete Set

GCSE Music 9-1 Composition: Differentiation Complete Set

The bundle contains all six of the popular 'Differentiation: Stretch and Support' resources. Each contains key features of each strand to stretch learners to the 7-9 criteria while supporting students who may need scaffolding to the 5. It is the responsibility to check through this resource and target it to specific students against their target grade and exam board specification. This resource has been tailored towards the new AQA GCSE 9-1 Specification.
Eddieball
GCSE Music 9-1 Composition: Phrasing & Articulation Differentiation

GCSE Music 9-1 Composition: Phrasing & Articulation Differentiation

The resource was designed to scaffold the students who are targeted 8/9 in Music however do not yet have a grasp of the compositional techniques to access this. This document contains two A5 differentiated sheet focusing on Phrasing and Articulation. It provides a STRETCH document to challenge the more able and provides questions to stimulate the compositional process. There is also a SUPPORT document which provides basics as well as techniques that can be applied independently. The STRETCH document provides four techniques: - Tenuto - Slur - Marcato - Advanced Phrasing The SUPPORT document has four sections on: - Pizzicato and Arco - Accent - Legato and Staccato - Four Bar Phrases You can preview some of these techniques and the information it contains. The full resource will be on page two of the document. It is the responsibility to check through this resource and target it to specific students against their target grade and exam board specification. This resource has been tailored towards the new AQA GCSE 9-1 Specification.
Eddieball
GCSE Music 9-1 Composition: Timbre & Dynamics Differentiation

GCSE Music 9-1 Composition: Timbre & Dynamics Differentiation

The resource was designed to scaffold the students who are targeted 8/9 in Music however do not yet have a grasp of the compositional techniques to access this. This document contains two A5 differentiated sheet focusing on Timbre and Dynamics. It provides a STRETCH document to challenge the more able and provides questions to stimulate the compositional process. There is also a SUPPORT document which provides basics as well as techniques that can be applied independently. The STRETCH document provides four techniques: - Vocal Techniques - Tremolo - Crescendo and Diminuendo - Reverb The SUPPORT document has four sections on: - Choice of instruments - Changes in Guitar - Dynamics - Synthesiser You can preview some of these techniques and the information it contains. The full resource will be on page two of the document. It is the responsibility to check through this resource and target it to specific students against their target grade and exam board specification. This resource has been tailored towards the new AQA GCSE 9-1 Specification.
Eddieball
Musical Score Terms Wordsearch Music Notation Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Musical Score Terms Wordsearch Music Notation Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Musical Score Terms'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
GCSE Music 9-1 Composition: Harmony & Tonality Differentiation

GCSE Music 9-1 Composition: Harmony & Tonality Differentiation

The resource was designed to scaffold the students who are targeted 8/9 in Music however do not yet have a grasp of the compositional techniques to access this. This document contains two A5 differentiated sheet focusing on Harmony and Tonality. It provides a STRETCH document to challenge the more able and provides questions to stimulate the compositional process. There is also a SUPPORT document which provides basics as well as techniques that can be applied independently. The STRETCH document provides four techniques: - Modulation - Cadences - 7th Chords - Chromatic Harmony The SUPPORT document has four sections on: - Major and Minor Chords - Pedal - Prefect and Imperfect Cadences - Inverted Chords This is one of six documents covering he AQA strands of music. The others can be purchased through the TES shop. It is the responsibility to check through this resource and target it to specific students against their target grade and exam board specification. This resource has been tailored towards the new AQA GCSE 9-1 Specification.
Eddieball
GCSE Music 9-1 Composition: Differentiation Pack 1

GCSE Music 9-1 Composition: Differentiation Pack 1

The bundle contains the popular GCSE 9-1 differentiation resources for: - Rhythm - Metre - Structure - Form - Texture - Melody Each resource contains four elements of STRETCH to achieve the 8/9 criteria and four elements to support students to improve their compositional understanding. This ensures that the resources can be used for the whole class. You can preview some of these techniques and the information it contains. The full resource will be on page two of the document. It is the responsibility to check through this resource and target it to specific students against their target grade and exam board specification. This resource has been tailored towards the new AQA GCSE 9-1 Specification.
Eddieball
Complete Year 9 Music Course

Complete Year 9 Music Course

Over 30 lessons grouped in five topics: Dance Music, Minimalism, Latin Music, Romantic Music and Gospel, Blues, and Soul. Plenty of performing, composing and listening activities for the whole class, and full lesson plans and assessment sheets for the teacher.
chrisgillmusic
Romantic Music

Romantic Music

KS3 Scheme of Work – 6-8 lessons Objectives • To listen to music, particularly waltzes, in different genres by composers from the Romantic era (1830-1900) • To perform the accompaniment for a waltz on the keyboard • To compose a 16-bar waltz for piano, fitting the melody to chosen four-bar chord sequences Lesson Overview • Lesson 1: Romantic Music • Lesson 2: Oom-pah-pah • Lesson 3: A piano waltz • Lesson 4: An orchestral waltz • Lesson 5: An operatic waltz • Lesson 6: Listening to Programme Music • Lessons 7/8: Composing Programme Music Subject-specific vocabulary • Instruments of the symphony orchestra: violins, viola, ‘cello, double bass, harp, piccolo, flute, oboe, cor anglais, clarinet, bassoon, contrabassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba, percussion • Romantic Composers: Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Johann Strauss jr, Grieg, Schubert, Berlioz, Wagner, Verdi • Musical Genres: piano music, orchestral music, ballet, opera Assessments • Listening – Romantic Music (Lesson 1) • Performing (keyboard) – ‘Oom-pah-pah’ accompaniment (Lesson 2) • Composing – 16-bar waltz (Lessons 3-6)
chrisgillmusic
KS3 African Music SoW

KS3 African Music SoW

Traditional African Music scheme of work with written tasks, composition tasks, percussion tasks and vocal tasks. This SoW includes an overview, 6 x lesson plans, resources for each lesson, including PowerPoints and video uploads. It also includes a work book intended for cover lesson, inclusion lessons and absentees with 6 tasks to complete following the scheme.
lulu_c
Mary and the angel. Modern carol about the Annunciation. Teaching guides

Mary and the angel. Modern carol about the Annunciation. Teaching guides

I wrote this carol because I couldn’t find many suitable carols about the Annunciation. It’s useful if you are doing a Nativity Reading. There is a guide to use 3 notes on the chime bars (or glockenspiel if you haven’t got an Eb) Resources 1 Mary and the angel video 2 Mary and the angel lyrics 3 Mary and the angel vocals 4 Mary and the angel backing track 5 Mary and the angel. How to play some notes 6 Mary and angel melody and guitar 7 As above in Sibelius 8 Mary and the angel resources list.
pwilloughby3
Riff Composition BTEC

Riff Composition BTEC

A simple ppt outlining the different types of riffs and a composition task. Includes riff names and types and definitions. Asks as a good 'mock' for students composition work. Composition task is in similar styling to BTEC composition briefs where they will need to complete and idea and then return to the same idea in the next session to develop it further. The scenario uses 2 made up fictional Norwegian radio stations. Riff composition instructions are basic but students are given clear guidelines as to what is required of them. Works for both KS3 and KS4.
MattW23