Presentation on theme: "AS Music Unit 2: Composing. The elements There are two elements to this unit Composition Sleeve note To achieve this you are allocated 15 hours composition."— Presentation transcript:
AS Music Unit 2: Composing
The elements There are two elements to this unit Composition Sleeve note To achieve this you are allocated 15 hours composition 1 hour sleeve note
Composition Composition can broadly be divided into ‘research and preparation’ and ‘writing’, with only the time spent on the writing part of the process counting towards the maximum 15 hours.
Research You can do this at any time out You can do this outside of college This may include Listening to music Making sketches Improvising Experimentation Taking notes Studying the brief Learning software
Writing Research is done in your time Writing is done in college time Your music cannot leave the college You have 15 hours during term 2 You will be supervised under exam conditions
Recording Your work must be recorded The time for this lies outside the 15 hours Your performance can be a live recording Your performance can be computer generated Edexcel suggest if your work is a live recording this should be recorded before the 15 hours writing time has expired This will allow you time for revision
Sleeve Note You are allocated one hour You will be supervised under exam conditions