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 - Classical Music of the 20th Century
Autumn 2 - Graphic Scores Expressionism and Music Technology
Spring 1 - The Role of Film Music
Spring 2 - Music Language and Fashion (Hip Hop and Rap)
Summer 1 - Minimalism Techno and Gamelan
Summer 2 - Class Orchestra (Elbow - One Day Like This)
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.