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Music at St Philip Howard Catholic High School

Course description

Whose kind of course?
• Anyone wishing to pursue a career involving Music
• Anyone who enjoys music
• Anyone who enjoys Music and has advanced performing skills 

Course content

AS UNITS 
UNIT 1: PERFORMING 30%
Solo or Ensemble performance, 5-6 minutes. Grades 5-7 
UNIT 2: COMPOSING 30%
To create a 3 minute piece based on a brief set by the Examination Board, under controlled conditions
UNIT 3: DEVELOPING MUSICAL UNDERSTANDING 40%

A2 UNITS 
UNIT 4: EXTENDED PERFORMING 30% 
Solo or Ensemble performance, 12-15 minutes. Grades 6-8
UNIT 5: COMPOSITION and TECHNICAL STUDY 30%
Two composing tasks: choice of composition and/or composing techniques:
UNIT 6: FURTHER MUSICAL UNDERSTANDING 40%

Entry requirements

Advanced performance skills (instrumental/vocal).

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Philip Howard Catholic High School directly.

Last updated date: 11 December 2015
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