Music

Year 1

Playing un-tuned percussion instruments with some control
Experimenting and creating sounds

Learning African Drumming rhythms using both hands

Year 2

This term Year 2 have been learning about

Singing and using voices expressively and creatively, speaking chants and rhymes.
Playing un-tuned percussion instruments with greater control
Creating, selecting and combining sounds.

Year 3

This term Year 3 have been learning about

Pulse and rhythm through singing games including songs in French
Appreciating and understanding a wide range of live and recorded music from different traditions

Year 4

This term Year 4 have been learning how to

Compose music
Use and interpret musical notations
Appreciate and understand a wide range of live and recorded music from different traditions and composers.

Year 6

This term Year 6 have been

Improvising and composing music
Using and understanding staff and other musical notations
Appreciating and understanding a wide range of live and recorded music from different traditions, composers and musicians.
Developing an understanding of the history of music.

Some pupils also visited The Royal Opera House to watch a production of The Magic Flute. We enjoyed the special Everybody Sing! that we took part in, the film is available on Facebook page of The Royal Opera House.

Recorder Concert Year 4 – Summer 2021

All Year 4 pupils learnt to play the recorder in 2020 – 2021. Due to Covid restrictions the end of term concert was recorded for our families:

4F – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n_h71TqtTZ0

4H – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZrBTGkmG72c

4R – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nL_oIX2kdLk