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KS4 Curriculum Guide - Year 10 Music
Term 1Intro to Performance    
Performance: Select & practise performance 1 (recording of 1st draft) piece. Piece to be agreed with HOD and music teacher. Composition 2 prep: Composing to a set brief. Using a music stimulus to creatively write a composition on Logic. Listening: Listening exercises on how music can describe emotions and how it is being used in films and games.
Assessment: Composition: Verbal / short written feedback to identify initial needs and improvements Key Words and Terms
 
Term 2Intro to Composition   
Performance: Select & practise performance 1 (recording of 1st draft) piece. Composition 2 prep: Composing to a set brief. Using a music stimulus to creatively write a composition on Logic. Listening: Listening exercises on how music can describe emotions and how it is being used in films and games.
Assessment: Mini listening paper Mocks taking place weekly.Key Words and Terms
 
Term 3Compositional Devices   
Performance: Record performance 1 (final version) Composition 1: Start composition 1 by deconstructing a song relating to the AoS chosen and using its musical devices to put together their own composition. Listening: The Concerto through time: the Baroque Solo Concerto, the Baroque Concerto Grosso, the Classical Concerto, the Romantic Concerto.
Assessment: Start Performance and Composition portfolio (30%)Key Words and Terms
 
Term 4The Concerto Through Time   
Performance: Record performance 1 (final version) Composition 1: Start composition 1 by deconstructing a song relating to the AoS chosen and using its musical devices to put together their own composition. Listening: The Concerto through time: the Baroque Solo Concerto, the Baroque Concerto Grosso, the Classical Concerto, the Romantic Concerto.
Assessment: Mini listening paper Mocks taking place fortnightly Key Words and Terms
 
Term 5Focus on Melody & Harmony   
Performance: Recorded performance. Composition: Completion of composition 1. Listening: Revision of AoS 2 for yr 10 Mock. India, Classical Indian Music & Punjabi Bhangra Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East, Greek, Palestinian & Israeli.
Assessment: Composition 1 (15%)Key Words and Terms
 
Term 6World Music   
Performance: Recorded performance. Composition: Completion of composition 1. Listening: Revision of AoS 2 for yr 10 Mock India, Classical Indian Music & Punjabi Bhangra Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East, Greek, Palestinian & Israeli.
Assessment: Mini listening paper Mocks taking place fortnightly. Mock exams: AoS 2 & Aspects of AoS 4 & 5. Key Words and Terms
 

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