Year 9 Music
In music at KSGS, year 9 is all about refining knowledge and further developing your understanding of music.
We study 6 projects:
Autumn 1 - Coldplay: Musical Features through Performance
Autumn 2 - Music for Special Events: Performing and Composing based on an own choice Special Event
Spring 1 - Climate Change: A mixed media composition and performance
Spring 2 - Ensemble Performance and Popular Music
Summer 1 - Composition...... The Journey. Using a travel based film to inspire background music and live performance to film.
Summer 2 - Own Choice Practical Group Project and Presentation.
The topics are taught through listening tasks, performing in ensembles and alone and through composition tasks. Students have many opportunities to use departmental ICT resources - Sibelius.
For further information please contact Karen West.