OUR MUSIC LEARNING
This Music page will showcase all our Music learning for Year 3.
Take a look :-)
Term 1/2 - 2020 to 2021
For these terms our focus was to look at a range of traditional songs and learn to perform them as a class using simple canons and rounds. Below are two of the of the songs we looked at and performed as a class.
Listen to the Canoe Song -My Paddle’s Keen and Bright.
Listen to Land of the Silver Birch.
Traditional Newcastle River Song
Sea shanty Fire Down Below
Term 3 - 2020 to 2021
Composing the Amazon
Looking at classical music and how it can evoke emotions and conjure up images. How could we use this understanding to create a piece of music that conjures up images of the Amazon Rainforest?
Shostakovich - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mmCnQDUSO4I
Pachelbel - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stCKjZniMsQ
Beethoven - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vCHREyE5GzQ
Term 4 - 2020 to 2021
Texture & Rhythm
We listened to a range of songs and discussed the texture, instruments used, vocals and what emotion the music evoked in them.
Term 5 - 2020 to 2021
Weather the Weather/Listening and Improving
This term we will be looking at how music is used to express concepts such as the weather. In particular looking at the difference between major and minor key signatures.
Example of Positive ‘Sunny’ feelings
Here comes the Sun – The Beatles https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KQetemT1sWc
Mr Blue Sky – ELO https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G8dsvclf3Tk
You are my Sunshine – Jimmie Davis https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vr6qN2gqef8
In the Summertime – Mungo Jerry https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PMbzP5-VNAo
Walking on Sunshine – Katrina and the Waves https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iPUmE-tne5U