Music

OCR GCSE MUSIC

What’s involved?

  • Performing a solo on an instrument or voice
  • Performing in an ensemble
  • Composing two pieces of music
  • Studying a range of music including Western Classical music, popular music, film music and music from around the world

Course Outline and Content

Coursework

  • Area of study 1 – integrated portfolios
    • A solo performance
    • An ensemble performance
    • A composition to a brief set by the student
    • A composition to a brief set by OCR related to the Areas of study

Listening examination

  • Area of study 2 – The concerto through time
  • Area of study 3 – Rhythms of the World
  • Area of study 4 – Film music
  • Area of study 5 – Conventions of pop

For further information see

Dr N Carey         ncarey@sharnbrook.beds.sch.uk

 

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Music Course Specification
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