iMatter As A Musician

iMatter As A Musician

Year 7

I will experience listening to a range of music and appreciate how it has the impact it does. I will learn to play confidently on the keyboard and ukulele, both on my own and in a group. I will have the opportunity to compose music for a film clip in order to develop my creativity and demonstrate my understanding.

Year 8

I will apply my understanding of the elements of music when listening to a range of musical styles. I will extend my keyboard skills whilst embedding notation knowledge. I will create music in Blues and Electronic dance music styles to show my understanding of the key features and my creative versatility.

Year 9

I will broaden my theoretical understanding of musical styles by delving into more detail and technical terminology. I will perform with confidence on my chosen instrument both on my own and in a group. I will extend my understanding of notation and apply it when composing to a stimulus, and show confident understanding of development techniques when composing music in my chosen style.

Year 10

I will be able to identify, using technical terminology, the key features in a broad range of musical styles. I will embed my theoretical understanding by beginning to independently notate my compositions. I will demonstrate a secure understanding of musical styles when composing by incorporating key features. I will perform music which challenges me, both on my own and as part of an ensemble, communicating the music expressively to my audience.

Year 11

I will have a thorough understanding of music from a range of styles, and be able to articulate how the elements of music have been used in these when listening. I will perform accurately and expressively, a technically demanding piece of music both on my own and as part of an ensemble. I will show both creativity and excellent theoretical understanding in order to compose two high quality pieces of music.

INTENT

iMatter as a Musician because I perform, create and appreciate music in a range of styles that express my individuality. Performing Arts is central to life at The Deanes because we appreciate the positive impact that it has on our students within their school life and wider community.

Curriculum Plans

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