Music at St Philip Howard Catholic High School
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
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%
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%
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.