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Tuesday 14th April 2020 - Friday 17th April 2020

Week 1 - Music - Orchestra 




What kind of orchestra is this? 

What do you think they are playing? What does it sound like?



Imagine that the orchestra came to life at night. What kind of music would they play? Why do they come alive? Write an adventure story about this strange orchestra.


Discuss with someone in your house:

Orchestral music is everywhere.

It is found in films, tv shows and even in some games you might play!

How does this type of music make you feel? Does the type of music you hear change your mood or feeling?

What would films, tv shows and games be like without any music in them?






Listen to the piece of music below.

Write your own opinion of the music.

Challenge: Which musical instruments can you see or hear in the piece of music?


Britten: The Young Person's Guide to the orchestra [HD]

Kölner Philharmonie - WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln Benjamin Britten: The young people's guide to the orchestra conducted by: Jukka Pekka Saraste (Chefdirigent)