Music A-Level at King's Oak Academy
Deepen your understanding of music that you love. Discover great music that's new to you. Share your performing skills on the stage. Create imaginative original work.
Performing: Solo work / group work / creating music using technology.
Composing: Developing your skills in any style that you wish to work in.
Influences on Music: Analysing a classical symphony, developing aural awareness, choice of specialist area between musicals, baroque choral music & British popular music.
Performing: Solo recital or technology options.
Composing: Developing and extending original ideas.
Music in Context: Analysing a 20th Century Symphony, developing aural awareness, choice of specialist area between Blues and Jazz & 20th Century English Choral Music.
A* to B in GCSE Music
Distinction in BTEC Music
The ability to read music is essential.
40% Performance coursework
30% Composition coursework
BA/BMus (Hons) – university degree; Access to BIMM and other music colleges; careers in the music industry.
Music performance; composition; education; sales; studio work; therapy; publishing; management; administration.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact King's Oak Academy directly.