Examination Board: EDEXCEL
Course Leader: Ms C Lane
Entry Requirements: Minimum 6 GCSEs at Grade 9-4 mainly at Grade 6 or above.
Music at Grade 6 and Grade 5 on instrument or voice.
Course Content: With an emphasis on musicality and practical music-making, this course is designed to integrate the skills of listening, performing and composing. You will learn about a broad range of musical styles through studying exciting pieces from six areas of study and develop your composition techniques in your own style. There will be a range of concerts for you to take part in throughout the year including our legendary Jazz and Pop nights and termly concerts. There are opportunities to visit prestigious venues such as Glyndebourne Opera House and to join our annual music tour abroad.
Future prospects: Many students go on to a Music degree or to a Conservatoire. Music is accepted for a number of other University degrees including Oxbridge.