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St John's C of E Middle School Academy

Year 5

Instruments of the Orchestra:
Research each of the following instruments and for each one produce a fact sheet with a labelled diagram of the instrument, a description of how it is played, and some examples of musical pieces where we can hear it in action: Cor Anglais, French Horn, Cello, Harp, Marimba

Singing:
Use the link to open up the St John’s Music KS2 Singing playlist on YouTube. Take some time to learn the songs – remember that practice makes perfect!

Composing Character Motifs:
Using the online virtual piano (in free-mode) compose a short musical idea (leitmotif) to represent each of the following characters. Write down the notes you use so you can play it again in class.

 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLqTgk19dUxvKi_sG_17IDK5GijFtdtNXK

https://listeningadventures.carnegiehall.org/

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLqTgk19dUxvIJAacf1GHxdhMwr0gEs901

https://www.onlinepianist.com/virtual-piano