The Music Express Series provides a range of activities and ideas to aid the teaching of music, helping to make it fun and factual!
This Arranging Music edition is the fifth of six units in the Year 7 series and builds on the skills and experience developed in previous years. There are plenty of helpful suggestions and ideas for classroom activities, homework and extension of the course to suit individual timetables. Superbly planned, user-friendly and inclusive, this is a terrific method guide and resource for teachers. with diagrams, symbols and graphics this is designed to be as easy and accessible as possible, even for those with little music teaching experience.
Musical Cliches is an exciting contemporary composing unit which explores the musical conventions found in action film trailers. Pupils listen to different soundtracks, learn to recognise the patterns and familiar ideas, before composing their own music to accompany a trailer.