Music at Weald of Kent Grammar School
We provide a balanced and inter-related course of study covering a wide academic and practical understanding of music. This provides an excellent basis for lifelong learning and for Higher Education courses in Music. This qualification includes Performing, Composing and Developing Musical Understanding. You will need to perform at approximately at Grade 6 for A Level.
The aim is to provide you with a balanced and inter-related course of study covering a wide academic and practical understanding of music. This provides an excellent basis for lifelong learning and Higher Education courses in music.
You will have achieved Grade 6 at GCSE Music or if you haven’t done GCSE Music, you will be of grade 5 standard in both practical and theory examinations. It is extremely useful to have the ability to read musical notation including treble and bass clefs.
The listening exam is a 2 hour 30 minute exam
Performing is a video recording of a live performance
Composing is assessed by audio recordings.
These are all undertaken in school, with no outside examiners.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Weald of Kent Grammar School directly.