Music

Specialist Teacher

George Tsiaousidis

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Useful Information

Every year group will be taught Music for a half-term, at least four times a year.

Music Clubs

For the Autumn 2 half-term the timetable is as follows:

DAY

AM

PM

Monday

Year 6: Pacific, Atlantic

Year 2: Ross, Caribbean

Tuesday

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Singing assembly for all classes

Wednesday

Reception: Azure, Red, Yellow

Year 5: Tasman, Aegean

Thursday

Year 6: Mediterranean

Year 1: Coral

Year 4: Caspian, Arabian

Friday

Year 1: Torres

Year 3: Timor, Arctic

 

Subject

Autumn

Spring

Summer

Music

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Foundation Stage (Reception)

Singing playground

(a selection of singing games)

Christmas Nativity Repertoire

(a selection of Christmas songs)

Instrumentation

(exploring percussive instruments combined with singing)

Organology

Metallophones

Recorders

Guitars/Ukuleles

Singing playground

(a selection of singing games, as well as singing and dancing)

Year 1

Singing playground

(a selection of singing games)

Instrumentation

(exploring percussive instruments combined with singing)

Organology

Metallophones

Recorders

Guitars/Ukuleles

Graphic Scores

(using images to read and make music)

Year 2

 

Investigating Sound Lengths

(The long and the short)

 

Metallophones

(Melodies and scales)

 

Graphic Scores

(using images to read and make multi-layered music arrangements)

 

Organology

Recorder, Guitar/Ukulele

Year 3

Music Theory and practice

(Using staff notation to play tunes)

Recorder technique

(a selection of nursery rhymes to be played in groups/as a class)

Guitars/Ukuleles

(a selection of nursery rhymes to be played in groups/as a class)

Rhythmic patterns

(African drums/rhythmic notation)

Year 4

Guitar/Ukulele technique

(a selection of nursery rhymes to be played in groups/as a class)

Music Theory and practice

(Staff notation and metallophone practice)

Recorder technique

(a selection of nursery rhymes to be played in groups/as a class)

African Drums-cyclic patterns

(rhythmic notation and practice)

Year 5

Guitar/Ukulele technique

Multi-layered arrangements of pop and rock songs

Music Theory and practice.

(staff notation and metallophone practice)

Recorder technique

(widening the repertoire)

Music Ensembles

(a selection of songs for five instruments)

Year 6

Multi-instrument ensembles

(pop and rock song arrangements for 5 different instruments)

Multi-instrument ensembles

(pop and rock song arrangements for 5 different instruments)

Multi-instrument ensembles

(pop and rock song arrangements for 5 different instruments)

Ensemble performance – playing together

(Final show preparation: singing and instrument performance)

Ensemble performance – playing together

(Final show preparation: singing and instrument performance)

 

DAY

Time

Instrument

Monday

12:20-13:00

Guitar Club (Year 5)

Tuesday

12:45-13:15

Choir (Year 2 upwards)

Wednesday

12:45-13:25

Keyboard Club (Year 6)

Thursday

12:30-13:10

Recorder Club (Year 3)

Friday

12:30-13:10

Percussion Club (Year 4)

All students that attend lunchtime clubs are allowed to get an early lunch pass. Click the link below to find out more:

Music Clubs

 

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Year 2 are singing and playing on the metallophone various nursery rhymes! https://t.co/9nqgrnN5ga

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Year 5 are performing London Bridge on the recorders! https://t.co/Zav99rLBAF

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Well done to Mediterranean class for their incredible performance of Billie Jean by Michael Jackson! https://t.co/9oZfdQdxle

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Reception are using instruments for the first time and learning how to play them in a loud and quiet way! https://t.co/9kAVL010Qp

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