Music and the media is a series of photocopiable worksheets which fit exactly into the National Curriculum requirements for year 9. The worksheets give an effective method of helping the pupils learn
How music is used to create intended effects
How music conveys messages and emotions through a range of media
How a change of music can create new effects
How music can be used to create representations of a product
How music affects the ways we interpret visual images
The effect of common musical devices, such as the use of discord
In addition to understanding the effects music can create the worksheets allow pupils to compose music to achieve intended effects.
At the end of the course pupils will be able to explain why particular types of music have been chosen for specific advertisements, and film images. They will be able to plan, organise and present an advertising campaign using music and sound, and compose music for a video.
The activities in this book can be used as the basis for a complete project on music and the media, or can be taken in isolation in order to enhance existing materials already used in the school. The text is fully photocopiable throughout.
Cat No: 978 1 86083 686 2