Steer your students through set work study, inspiring them to discover, understand and interact with the music. Our comprehensive resources model and develop essential analysis, evaluation and critical appraisal skills – a fantastic foundation for the exam!
- Guided bar-by-bar analysis works through the piece in manageable sections. Support learning with regular annotated score extracts and musical concepts defined in context.
- Integrated consolidation tasks encourage engagement, and build confidence to apply theory independently. Answers included!
- Revision tools strengthen knowledge and understanding, including a one-page revision summary structured by musical element, and a comprehensive glossary.
- 15 practice exam questions for Section B, with detailed mark schemes – perfect preparation for the listening paper.
Ideal for integrating into your class teaching or for independent learning!
GCSE AQA Study Piece Analysis AoS1: Haydn’s Clock Symphony
Joseph Haydn: Symphony 101 in D major ‘The Clock’, Movement 2
Haydn’s engaging and light-hearted piece is a great opportunity to introduce Classical forms and features. Revision activities based on Bloom’s taxonomy help students take it further and access top marks in the exam!
GCSE AQA Study Piece Analysis AoS2: The Beatles Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
The Beatles: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band: ‘With a Little Help from my Friends’; ‘Within You, Without You’; ‘Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds’
Introduce your class to one of the most famous albums of all time, while discovering pop music structures, instruments and chords. Get to know unfamiliar technological and instrumental techniques with clear definitions and examples.
“Very good. There is a wide range of information, accurate analysis of the score which includes a wealth of musical language and knowledge as well as many relevant and helpful examples of questions to prepare students for the exam. Suitable, concise and informative background information… Helpful suggestions and revision tasks to improve knowledge. A highly successful analysis.” – L Williams, Music Teacher and Independent Reviewer
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