Teacher in Charge: N. BaldwinRecommended Prior Learning
Open entry - This course is designed for students who have had little or no formal music tuition. Students who found the half-semester course in Year 9 challenging would be wise to do this course because it goes over the basics and develops into more advanced aspects.
Performance: Keyboard and guitar and/or a specialist instrument study.
Composition: Composing your own music.
Music in Context: Surveying the history of Western Art Music from the Middle Ages to the present day.
Aural: Recognising styles and genres from the whole history of Western art music.
Developing skills with chords, melody and rhythm.
Theory: Music reading skills and studies of music in context.