Lesson 5: Group Composition

Working in groups, children compose a piece of music that uses dynamics and timbre to reflect an emotion, first choosing and playing their instruments and then making decisions about the structure and sound of the piece before rehearsing and performing

Learning Objectives

  • Working as part of a group

  • Helping create a piece of music

  • Making my composition more interesting by adding timbre and dynamics

Teacher Video: Once a Man Fell in a Well

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Elizabeth Stafford,  
Music specialist
After a brief spell as an opera singer, Liz embarked on a 20 year careerA job or occupation in one area of work that is undertaken for a long period of time…. in music education; teaching at early years, primary…
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