Music AS/A2 Level (Modular) at Anglo European School
The course demands performing, composing, listening and analytical skills in almost equal measure. You will improve your skills in performing and compose in a range of styles. It is essential that you can read music – treble and bass clef and have a good understanding of music theory.
Unit One Performance
Solo Performances – Total 5-6 minutes.
Unit Two Developing Musical Ideas
15 hour set brief composition.
Questions related to your composition.
Unit Three Listening and Understanding
45 minute listening examination.
2 Essay questions on set works.
Harmonisation SATB of Bach chorale.
Unit Four Extended Performance
12-15 minute recital.
Unit Five Composition and Technical Study
3 minute composition – Following set brief.
Baroque 2 part.
Unit Six Further Musical Understanding
Further essay questions on set works.
Grade B or higher in GCSE Music.
Strong interest in performance and composition.
Students should be able to read music and play an instrument.
Unit 1: 30% AS/15% A2.
Unit 2: 30% AS/15% A2.
Unit 3: 40% A2/20% A2.
Unit 4: 15% A2.
Unit 5: 15% A2.
Unit 6: 20% A2.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Anglo European School directly.