GCSE Edexcel Set Work Student Guide: Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 8 Pathétique

GCSE Edexcel Set Work Student Guide: Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 8 Pathétique

Student-friendly analysis resources to ensure your class are completely confident with their GCSE set works, and ready to excel in the exam. Build listening skills and encourage evaluation and reflection with a mix of guided analysis and independent tasks.

Each pack sets the scene with essential context before working through the set work bar by bar. Students are fully supported with detailed notes, annotated score extracts and key term definitions – then encouraged to reinforce and apply their knowledge with regular consolidation questions and activities.

Following the analysis, a wealth of exam preparation:

  • Concise revision summary structured by musical element to aid recall of key points
  • Musical dictation exercises using extracts from the piece, for vital transcription training
  • Section A and Section B exam-style questions with mark schemes – perfect practice for the listening paper

Totally flexible – integrate into your class teaching or use for independent learning.

GCSE Edexcel Set Work Analysis AoS1: Beethoven’s ‘Pathétique’ Sonata Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor ‘Pathétique’: 1st Movement

Beethoven’s beautiful sonata provides a fantastic opportunity to explore Classical forms and features. This guide analyses the first movement in depth to give students a solid understanding of every musical element.

Excellent. Pitched at an appropriate level for KS4 students… very clear. Very useful discussion, performance and dictation exercises inviting active learning.
– T Murphy, Music Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Price is £54 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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