Level 2 Music

Pre-requisites:

Level 1 achievement standards 91090, 91091 (these are the practical standards – group and solo performance)

Course description:

In Level Two music, students work towards a range of achievement standard based tasks that allow them to continue developing their practical music skills (i.e. performing, writing, recording and transcribing music), while building their analytical skills (ie. explaining the use of elements in musical scores and recordings) and knowledge of musical styles (ie. researching a range of music works). Performing to an audience for assessments is expected.

Credits available:

AS91270        Perform two substantial pieces of music as a featured soloist 6

AS91271         Compose two substantial pieces of music 6

AS91272         Demonstrate ensemble skills by performing a substantial piece of music as a member of a group 4

AS91278         Investigate aspect of New Zealand music 4

An external standard is an option by negotiation with Dr Shawcross (for students wishing to pursue endorsement)

Cost: None

Contact: Dr Shawcross

Upcoming events

Tuesday 23 Jul

20 Students from Edogawa, Tokyo, Japan visit our school. They will be here for 9 days, taking part in a variet... [Read more]

Tuesday 25 Jun

Barista course from 25th June to 27th at Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Monday 24 Jun

Board of Trustees meeting 6pm, School Library.

Thursday 20 Jun

WCSS Year 9 and 10 netball – Greymouth

Thursday 20 Jun

West Coast Careers Roadshow is in Greymouth. Students have been given permission slips and will travel by bus ... [Read more]

Thursday 20 Jun

We have been advised that the regional strike planned for the teachers on the 20th June has been cancelled. Al... [Read more]

Tuesday 18 Jun

Year 7 and 8 rugby
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