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Blessed George Napier Catholic School and Sixth Form Youth Sport Trust Lead School

Blessed George Napier
Catholic School and Sixth Form
Youth Sport Trust Lead School

Part of the Pope Francis Catholic Multi Academy Company

Music

Music

Eduqas

Year 12 & Year 13

Recital- Minimum of 10 minutes and three contrasting pieces on one or more instruments

Section 1: Free choice

Section 2: Focused study                                    35% of total A level

 

Compositions with a combined duration of at least 4 minutes

 

One to a brief set by Eduqas

One to a brief written by the learner                                25% of total A level

 

Listening and Appraising

Written exam including aural extracts

Analysing and evaluating music

Familiar and unfamiliar pieces

Prescribed works

Questions based on aural extracts                                    40% of total A level

 

Links Well With:

Music links well with other Performing Arts subjects and Humanities.

Progression Routes:

Degree courses in Music at University or performance diplomas at Music Conservatoires, Education and Music Therapy.

Entry Requirements: GCSE Grade 6 Music. Students without GCSE Grade 6 will be interviewed for this course.  Students should also have a performing level of at least Grade 6 Associated Board standard in an instrument/voice.