Look at Reception responding to changes in rhythm to movement.
Red Hots are learning traditional music notation as they learn to play the recorder.
Year 1 exploring texture- adding layers of sound
Year 2 group work - exploring structure or the musical plan
'Sporting world' sung in two parts by our Red Hots to a very big audience.mp4
Red Hots sung 'John Kanakanaka' as a partner song to 'Here comes Sally'.
Year 1 Samba concerts
Year 1 Samba concert. Listen to the tambourims..AVI
Year 1 Samba concert. Listen to the surdo drums.AVI
Year 1 Samba concert Call and response rhythms.AVI
Year 1 perform their Samba rhythms for parents
Year 2 are continuing to develop their understanding of pitch and pitched instruments. They have enjoyed a gamelan workshop and developed their ensemble skills while learning about music from Java in Indonesia.
Yr 1 rehearsing for their Samba concert to parents
Reception exploring long and short sounds
Year 2 playing as an ensemble
Year 1 starting to explore Samba on the Surdo
Reception are exploring high and low sounds
Year 2 are starting to explore pitch and pitched instruments
Year 2 exploring pitch with Boomwackers!
Red Hot Group
The Year 2 Red Hot group sung for the elderly at Alcazar Court. Not only did the children sing brilliantly but they were very kind wishing the residents a happy Christmas.
Key Stage 1 Christmas Concerts
Key Stage 1 Violins
Some of our violin players in Year 2 gave a wonderful performance for Year 1. Lots of children said they would also like to learn!
Here they are rehearsing
Here they performing to Year 1
Key Stage 2 - Autumn Term
Year 3 play an accompanying melody to the Tortoise song they've been exploring on tuned percussion
Year 4 enjoying Enfield sings with Elena Browne
Year 4 play the 'Brahms' lullaby melody on tuned percussion to accompany the rhythm pattern on claves
Year 4 performing various rhythm patterns they discovered within a lullaby
Year 5 creating their own speech rhythm patterns through the rhythm of their speech
Year 6 accompanied Sing Scat with the Cool cat melody on tuned percussion
Year 6 exploring Jazz and singing the scat
Key Stage 1 - Autumn 2
Reception are exploring fast and slow. Here they are singing and moving to 'Walking in the rain'.
Year 1 are exploring rhythm patterns, composing and performing with a partner.
Year 2 are working together to show the difference between rhythm and a steady beat.
Red Hot Group
The Red Hot music group gave fantastic performances at the choir festival held at Raglan School. Watch how they can sing an ostinato song in 4 groups. (video coming soon)
Red Hots warming up with 'Sorida' - a greeting from Zimbabwe
Red Hots singing If 'I were not upon the stage'.
Key Stage 1 - Autumn 1
Year 1 are composing and playing their own patterns of long and short sounds. What instrument would you use to play these patterns of long and short sounds?
Year 2 are exploring rhythm patterns using red and yellow balloons. What instruments would you use to play these rhythm patterns?