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Week Beginning 30/03/2020 

Each week I will be sharing a new composer. Your task is to listen to music by this composer. Can you find any other composers who have a similar style?

This week your composer is George Gershwin 

Listen to the video clip below. What style of music do you think this is?

Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue / BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and Thomas Dausgaard

Thomas Dausgaard conducts the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue with soloist Marc-André Hamelin. Recorded from Glasgow City Hall...

George Gershwin is was one to the most American significant composers of the 20th Century. He was famous for his blues and jazz music. 

Can you find any more information about this composer? 

Can you use these music terms to describe the music?

Can you use these music terms to describe the music? 1

Music 

Week Beginning 23/03/2020 

Each week I will be sharing a new composer. Your task is to listen to music by this composer. Can you find any other composers who have a similar style?

This week your composer is John Adams 

Short Ride In A Fast Machine

Week Beginning 23/03/2020 Composer: John Adams

Task

-Listen to the video 

-Write any instruments you can hear  

-Draw how the music makes you feel 

-Research minimalist music 

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