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Year 12 w/c 13th December and Xmas HW



  • 10.15 – Haydn Short Answer test (plus dictation) in class

Homeworks (to start in class)

  • composition (some of you have not handed in your 16-bar period)
  • research homework
  • both due in at the beginning of next term.

w/c 6th December: Class and homework

Please complete as follows:

Classwork 1 (hand in by end of class)

Classwork 2 (hand in by end of class)

Classwork 3 (hand in by end of class)

Classwork/Homework (start in class / finish for next week)

You also need to do the revision homeworks already set for next week: Revision 1 / Revision 2

Homework w/c 29 November

Note: we will have a short-answer test on the Haydn in the last week of term.

Year 12 Homework w/c 22nd November

Year 12 HW w/c 15th November

Composition (for Tuesday 23rd at 4pm)

Haydn Review

  • Will be posted on Wednesday

Revise for Topic D essay on Wednesday 23rd

Year 13 homework

Work w/c Monday 13th December

On Monday there is a dictation and listening exercise on Google Classroom to do by the end of the day, I have signposted some revision resources in a short video here

Tuesday 10.30 IN PERSON
Please attend class to complete timed essay on Topic L.

Thursday – VIRTUAL
I will post some exam technique resources

The priority this week is COMPOSITION (due on Classroom by the end of THURSDAY)
Note: I am very happy to give quick feedback on emailed compositions before this deadline if you email me by the end of MONDAY

Work set w/c Monday 6th December

Classwork Thursday: Question 1 / Question 2

Prepare for the timed essay on TUESDAY next week (Topic L)

Work as hard as you can to get a completed composition in by the end of Thursday next week. I am very happy to look at emailed composition work anytime up to that point.

Work set w/c Monday 29th

  • Prepare for test on all three C20 Core Wider Listening works (Ravel, Debussy, Webern) on Tuesday 7th (set last week)
  • Make notes on Folk and national influences (Topic L). Use resources on Google Classroom and then upload your notes to this assignment by Sunday 5th December (we will have an essay task on this in the w/c 13th December)

(Last week’s due for w/c Monday 22nd)

  • Prepare for Essay on Topic A (Monday 29th)
  • Prepare for Debussy Short Answer test (Thursday 2nd)
  • Prepare for test on all three C20 Core Wider Listening works (Ravel, Debussy, Webern) on Tuesday 7th

Revision resources on Google Classroom:

(Last week’s work due for w/c Monday 22nd)

  • Do the Essay research task for Topic A (here)
  • Prepare for a test next week on Haydn 104 movement 3-4 (on THURSDAY)
  • Review the Poulenc ready for a test on TUESDAY

(Last Week’s work due for MONDAY 15th

Year 12 homework w/c 8th November

Year 12 HW w/c 1st November


Please make corrections suggested in feedback and make sure you have it with you on Friday. We will put the finishing touches to Project 3 (basically copying and pasting the first 8 bars and adapting them into an ending) in the lesson but there will be only a very little bit of time.

Western Classical Tradition

Please complete the Topic D Research Tasks on Google Classroom

Year 13 HW w/c 1st November

At the end of this half term you need to complete a FINISHED draft of your composition. The first task is to respond to feedback on the Sibelius file I sent you and continue work to hand in by the end of Monday 15th November. Hand in Sibelius file and update log. Submission here.

Year 13 Half Term Homework

There are three distinct things to do over half term:

  1. Complete the Poulenc introductory reading and listening work on Google Classroom
  2. Hand in your composition (by Wednesday in half term)
  3. Keep on revising Haydn, Essays and Debussy. Concentrate on your weak points. We will follow a revision schedule after half term, which I will share with you.
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