Composing and Online Resources
Check your understanding
Utilise the search engine in this website to discover loads of pre-made quizzes from nearly all topics. This is a great way to check your musical understanding of things like history, the elements and notation terminology.
Bitesize Music Learning
This is THE website that will breakdown your GCSE Music Exam section by section. From Music Theory and Concertos Through Time, to Conventions of Pop, Film Music and more.
Loop based composing
Create you own loop based compositions here. Drag and drop parts into the field and play around with textures. Record and email yourself a copy.
Revise for GCSE & A Level
Take some time to enjoy podcasts created by our head of department, Mr Coltman. He has created a wealth of podcasts reviewing everything from Bhangra to Rock Anthems. This is a great to relax, learn and create yourself study guide of notes with examples.
Notation-based Composing Software
This is a simpler version of Sibelius where pupils have the opportunity to create their own compositions using notation.