Our Music Curriculum
Music at St Michael’s aims to allow pupils to build on their previous knowledge and skills through performing, composing and listening. They develop their vocal and instrumental skills; and understand musical structures, styles, genres and traditions, identifying the expressive use of musical dimensions.
Musical learning at KS3 is built around main strands, which are interrelated and overlapping working in an ever-increasing spiral of progression. These are: singing/ composing/improvising/ playing/ critical engagement/ social, moral, spiritual, and cultural/developing knowledge.
Pupils will use a range of instruments will use a range of instruments, voices and ICT in the music curriculum. They will learn about music from many different traditions and periods, including the modern day.
Music Big Ideas
Music Curriculum Plan
Music Scheme of Learning Overview Example
Music Knowledge Organisers Autumn 1
Subject Leader for Music
Mr G Loughney
Teacher of Music
Mr G Sutherland