Learn at Home

The following websites are useful to learn about music at home.

https://www.musictheory.net/lessons

https://www.musictheory.net/exercises

http://www.musictheoryhelp.co.uk/practice-papers/

https://www.musicca.com/

https://quizlet.com/subject/music/

https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/subjects/zpf3cdm

http://www.musictechteacher.com/music_lessons/music_lessons.htm

http://www.musictechteacher.com/music_quizzes/music_quizzes.htm 

S 1 – 3 General Music

S2 Musicals Research Project

Task:

To research and produce a short (2 mins) presentation on powerpoint of your favourite song from a Musical

Use related images and short sound/ video clips

 www.filmedonstage.com are currently streaming free musicals during the Coronavirus outbreak

You must have a script to go along with your powerpoint (15-20 slides approx.), so you will know exactly what you will say in your presentation.

Ideas of what to include:

  • Summary of what the musical is about.
  • Information about the Musical
    • Who created the Musical?
    • When was it created?
    • What are the main actors names and what are their characters called?
  • Where has the Musical been performed? On Film/In Theatres – Which theatres?
  • Your Favourite song – which was the best song in the musical and why? Give your opinion on what you liked the most about it.
  • Musical Features – Describe:
    • Speed (tempo) of the song
      Instruments used
      Singers Solo/Duet/Chorus/Male/Female/Child singers

Tips

  • Make sure each slide is clearly laid out
  • Include as many pictures as possible!

SQA Revision – All levels:

General information about SQA courses can be found: https://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/45715.html

 

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