ORCHESTRA

More about the orchestra from the BBC.


YOUNG PERSON’S GUIDE TO THE ORCHESTRA

Benjamin Britten’s theme and variations masterpiece.


PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA

Listening tracks, pictures and information.


ORCHESTRA 1


VIDEO and QUIZ









REVISION FOR EXAMS

LEARN LISTENING ONLINE

Main page for all SQA revision         Education Scotland archived resources


NQ MUSIC

A - Z of concepts.                            Education Scotland archived resources


BBC SITE FOR GCSE MUSIC

Archived website, useful for homework revision.


BACH: DAS WOHLTEMPERIERTE KLAVIER

48 Preludes and Fugues by J. S. Bach.


THE DIGITAL BACH PROJECT

Goldberg Variations; Mass in B Minor; St Matthew Passion.


PERCY GRAINGER

Create your own variation of ‘Random Round’.


MOZART PIANO CONCERTO

Analysis of Piano Concerto in G major K.453, Movement 1.


BAROQUE MUSIC

Composers and instruments.


MUSIC LESSONS

TONAL MUSIC THEORY

Musical extracts with scores for the study of harmony.


DICTATION EXERCISES

Orchestral extracts for melodic and rhythmic dictation.


AURAL TESTS


MUSIC TIMELINES

AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSIC

Field songs, protest, blues, spiritual, boogie woogie, big band, rhythm ‘n blues, urban, gospel, funk, disco, rap,  neo soul, modern gospel, avant garde.


JAZZ IN TIME

Ragtime, blues, stride, swing, bebop, rock, cool, modal, gospel, fusion, global.


ISHKUR'S GUIDE

House, electronic, trance, techno, breakbeat, rave, acid, garage, electro, jungle, hip-hop, minimalism, pop!


MORE JAZZ

BLUES MASTER CLASS


JAZZ AUDIO SNIPPETS

Jelly Roll Morton, Dave Brubeck, Dizzy Gillespie, Oscar Peterson, Charlie Parker, Ella Fitzgerald, Herbie Hancock, Fats Domino, Muddy Waters, Miles Davis, Count Basie, Fats Waller, Benny Goodman & lots more.


JAZZ WITH WYNTON MARSALIS

Video talks and quizzes all about jazz.


SCOTT JOPLIN

Interactive score for the famous 'Maple Leaf Rag'.


LISTEN & COMPOSE

COPLAND: SHAKER TUNE


THEME AND VARIATIONS

Try this lesson unit with an interactive smartboard.


MOZART THEME & VARIATIONS


THEME AND VARIATIONS - try ‘variations’ in search.


BRITTEN YOUNG PERSON’S GUIDE TO ORCHESTRA


ADVANCED LISTENING


BEETHOVEN SONATA

Score and analysis of Piano Sonata Opus 29, no. 2.


HARRY PARTCH

Use your computer keyboard to play unusual instruments. 


ADVANCED MUSIC ANALYSIS

Crumb, Reich, Schoenberg, Debussy, Messiaen, Stravinsky.


CLAUDE DEBUSSY

Sonata for Cello and Piano (1915).


GEORGY LIGETI

Piano works presented by Pierre-Laurent Aimard.


DOUZE NOTATIONS

Composer Pierre Boulez with pianist Tamara Stephanovich.


PETRUSHKA

Inside the score of Igor Stravinsky's famous ballet.



ORCHESTRA VIDEO FEATURE

Learn about the orchestra with selected video clips.


LISTEN 3


ORCHESTRA 2

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