Music at home
A GOOD -BYE FROM MRS PRICE TO ALL YOU WONDERFUL YEAR 6s
CONCERTS IN LOCKDOWN
Listen to all sorts of people all over the country making music on zoom during the lockdown
GET MOVING AND MAKE SOME SOUNDS WITH YOUR BODY !
Have a go at these musical games and activities
DICK TURPIN THE HIGHWAY MAN - An 18th century song about the life and death of this infamous thief
LEARN ABOUT THE FIRST BLACK CLASSICAL COMPOSER
DISCOVER THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF THE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
MAMBO! - Listen to , watch and learn about this exciting piece of music. Then join in !!
The Story of the Firebird - learn about the music and ballet based on this Russian folktale
HALF TERM FUN ! – Experiment and compose with musical sounds.
Have fun with a variety of activities in which you can experiment with different ways of making sounds and music. You can compose songs and melodies, rhythmic patterns with percussion sounds, and explore electronic sounds. You can even create your own piece of sound art in the style of Kandinsky.
SOME MUSICAL GAMES - see below for listening and note value games. The chart will help you revise note values
VE Day 75th Anniversary - On Friday 8th May the country will be celebrating 75 years since the end of World War 2 in Europe.Find out about Vera Lyn and her popular and uplifting songs she sang throughout the war to millions of radio listeners and to the troops all over the world.
BE A COMPOSER
Use this website to compose your own simple tune and play it back. It will help you learn the names of the notes and to read them too.
Listening and responding to music
Can you compose a simple song ? HAVE A GO !