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Music

Our Five Year Curriculum

Music Curriculum Map 2021-22

Music is a universal language that embodies one of the highest forms of creativity.  A high-quality music education should engage and inspire pupils to develop a love of music and their talents as musicians, and so increase their self-confidence, creativity and sense of achievement.  As pupils progress, they should develop a critical engagement with music, allowing them to compose, and listen with discrimination to the best musical canon.

 

We aim to ensure that all pupils:

  • perform, listen to, review and evaluate music across a range of historical periods, genres, styles and traditions, including the works of the great composers and musicians
  • learn to sing and to use their voices, to create and compose music on their own and with others, have the opportunity to learn a musical instrument, use technology appropriately and have the opportunity to progress to the next level of musical excellence
  • understand and explore how music is created, produced and communicated, including through the interrelated dimensions: pitch, duration, dynamics, tempo, tibre, texture, structure and appropriate musical notions

GCSE Music

Please find the link to the exams specifications.

Class of 2020:

AQA Music

 

Class of 2021:

Edexcel Music

 

Class of 2022:

Edexcel Music


Contact Us

St Patrick's RC High School
56 New Lane, Eccles, Manchester M30 7JJ