Year 1 have been organising their sounds in groups
Year 2 and Year 3 have been taking part in a music transition afternoon which included composing new lyrics for a character
Year 2 Red Hot group are learning to play the recorder
Nursery singing quietly 'All the animals go to sleep'
Reception parents have been taking part in our music open sessions
They say practice is the mother of skill and Eldons Glee team proved this with 3rd place at the Enfield Glee finals.
The Eldon choir pictured with Rev Stuart Owen sang two numbers at All Saints church for the Lamb Festival in Edmonton. It went down such a treat the choir were featured in the Edmonton Adviser.
Year 3 Sapphire pupil shows off her treble clefs, a piece she learnt called 'Jelly on the plate' and has mastered her C major scale.
Reception exploring patterns of long and short sounds in pairs.
Year 1 exploring getting louder and quieter. Matching the symbol to the sound.
Year 2 group work exploring rondo patterns.
Wow! Year 2 Red Hot group sang 'The scary fairground ride' at the Music Festival. They were congratulated on their 3 part singing.
Year 5 Topic is writing a song. They have been learning about the purpose of lyrics, melody and song structure. In the picture and video clip below you can see them focused listening to 'One and a Million' readying to figure out the structure of the song in A, B, C format.
Year 6 playing a Gamelan cyclic pattern on xylophone.
Year 6 Semi Breves (GT) in the process of creating the end part of 'Lunch time Bling'. They will be performing their piece during easter assembly for the Juniors and Infants.
Glee club shaping up, rehearsal going to plan and the team are building confidence in the routine!
Showtimes: Pre-lims Weds 25th May, Millfield Theatre (or Alyward tbc). Finals Mon 20th June, Piccadilly Theatre.
Year 2 Red Hot Group went to see a concert by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. It was very good and so were our children! We admired the view over London before enjoying the concert and stood on Hungerford Bridge outside the Royal Festival Hall.
Year 5 pupil creating sound using a recorder during a therapy session.
Year 3 practicing the 'Hill and Gully' call and response on Glockenspiels using notes provided for them.
Year 6 inventing their own ostinato patterns in small groups.
Reception are exploring and responding to high and low sounds
Year 1 will be enjoying West African drumming lessons this term
Year 2 are exploring pitch and pitched instruments
Year 5 (Venus) performing clusters (notes close in pitch played at the same time) on recorders.
Year 4 (William Shakespeare) have been learning that melodies are made up of steps and leaps. In this picture they are using their "pitch" hands to follow the notes of a piano melody using their new understanding of steps and leaps.
Therapy piano lesson
Ready and happy to start learning from her first piano book 'Chester's Easiest Piano Course'. Great start to 2016!
First piano lesson during a therapy session.
Learning the correct posture whilst sitting at a piano, how to find the middle C and asking lots of questions like "What are all these pedals at the bottom?".