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Homework in Mocks Week

You need to continue with your composition work (AS: Variation 2 this week, variation 3 for next) but there will be no other homework other than mocks.

A2 (G) Homework set w/c 20th January

Composition

Keep going with your development sections if you are doing Sonatina. Remember you need to save the last week of this half term for doing your recapitulation.

Instrumental

1. Copy up the notes from the lesson into your score and GSMIRTH. THE NOTES HAVE BEEN SENT TO YOU IN AN EMAIL

2. Read the articles on Texture/Instrumentation in your pack and add detail to your score/GSMIRTH

3. Watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RvVjtpIb7Uc and make notes on how this is typical of an authentic performance

Applied

Revision for mocks

Chorale

Finish Chorale 2005.

 

A2 (F) Homework set w/c 20th January

Composition

Not yet set – see last week

Instrumental

1. Copy up the notes from the lesson into your score and GSMIRTH. THE NOTES HAVE BEEN SENT TO YOU IN AN EMAIL

2. Read the articles on Texture/Instrumentation in your pack and add detail to your score/GSMIRTH

3. Watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RvVjtpIb7Uc and make notes on how this is typical of an authentic performance

Applied

Not yet set – no homework last week

Chorale

Not yet set – see last week

AS (D) Homework set w/c 20th January

[This is the group that has Tom for composition]

Composition

I will be looking at variation TWO this week (or the next section of your piece)

Instrumental 

Revise for the mock.

Harmony

Finish CW9. Workshop on Monday 13:15

Vocal
Revise for the mock next week on Monday (vocal and instrumental skeleton scores)

AS (A) Homework set w/c 20th January

[This is the group that has IAIN for composition]

Composition 

Not yet set – see last week

Instrumental 

Revise for the mock on Monday! Make sure you know your comparison standard questions.

Harmony

Finish CW9. Workshop on Monday 13:15

Vocal
Revise for the mock next week on Tuesday (vocal and instrumental skeleton scores)

A2 (G) Homework set w/c 13th January

Composition

For the next two weeks I am interested primarily in development sections. In your comments with your submission, please submit your feedback sheet with relevant annotations and in the online text please identify one section that you want help to improve. Tell me what you are trying to achieve and what is wrong with it at the moment.

Instrumental

Write an article about Bach’s use of melody and rhythm in the Brandenburg set work. You can either use bullet points or full prose, but each point must be backed up with clear musical examples

Applied

No homework this week.

Chorale

Complete a bassline ONLY for Edexcel Paper 2005. Please include Roman numerals.

A2 (F) Homework set w/c 13th January

Composition

Make sure you spend 2 hours on your composition before submitting it on Moodle by 4pm on Friday. I will be looking for clear progress this week and will only give feedback on new material.

Instrumental

Write an article about Bach’s use of melody and rhythm in the Brandenburg set work. You can either use bullet points or full prose, but each point must be backed up with clear musical examples

Applied

No homework this week.

Chorale

Complete a bassline ONLY for Edexcel Paper 2005. Please include Roman numerals.