Music

Departmental Staff
Curriculum Leader Mr D Lloyd  
Subject Teachers Miss N Matthews Mr D Manning
SLT Line Manager Mr M Anstiss  

Music – Key Stage 3

At Key Stage 3 students have three lessons of Music each fortnight. The main programmes of work in each year of Key Stage 3 are summarised as follows with further details contained in schemes of work:

Year 7 – Music

  • Singing festival
  • Key skills
  • Musical rudiments & technical terms
  • Step tune
  • African music
  • Musical Theatre

Download Scheme of Work – Year 7

 Year 8 – Music

  • Singing festival
  • Drones 
  • Chords
  • Ground bass
  • Melodic writing/binary form
  • Words and music

Download Scheme of Work – Year 8

Year 9 – Music

  • MOBO 1
  • MOBO 2
  • Live Lounge 1
  • Live Lounge 2
  • Film music
  • Marketing & promotion

Download Scheme of Work – Year 9

A wide variety of opportunities are available for students with a keen interest in developing their musical talents. These include individual music lessons through visiting peripatetic tutors, ROX workshops and performances, and a Key Stage 3 choir.

Music – Key Stage 4

At Key Stage 4 we provide the opportunity to study GCSE in music.
Please refer to the ‘Key Stage 4 Courses Booklet‘ for further details.

Music - Key Stage 5

At Key Stage 5 we offer the opportunity to study for the Level 3 BTEC in Music.
Please refer to the ‘Sixth Form Prospectus‘ for further details.