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A Level Music Year 13

Year 13 I A Level Music: 2018-19

Year 13 I A Level MUSIC (9703)

Term of Study

Topic Covered


Autumn Term

  • Initial research for Component 5: Investigation & Report
  • Initial ideas for Component 4: Composition
  • Development of Component 3: Recital programme

On going tutorials to support practical and written work

Spring Term

  • Development of writing and research for Component 5.
  • Development of composition for Component 4.
  • Performance of Component 3: Recital
  • Submission of composition: Wednesday 24th April 2019
  • Submission of Investigation: Wednesday 24th April 2019

On going tutorials to support practical and written work

Recital: 14th March 2019

Summer Term

  • Course completed by 30th April 2019


Key Dates: Coursework (Choosing two out of the three components)

Component 3: Recital (100 Marks)

Recital Programme: Friday 21st September 2018

Mock Recital: Friday 11th January 2019

Actual Recital: Thursday 14th March 2019

Component 4: Composition (100 Marks)

Composition Brief: Friday 21st September 2018

Composition Draft 1: Wednesday 5th December 2018

Composition Draft 2: Wednesday 6th February 2019

Final Draft: Wednesday 27th March 2019

Final Composition: Wednesday 24th April 2019 (Including commentary to support composition.

Component 5: Investigation & Report (100 Marks)

Outline/Title & Research methods: Friday 5th October 2018

Draft 1: Friday 26th October 2018 (1000 words)

Draft 2: Friday 14th December 2018 (1500-2000 words)

Draft 3: Friday 22rd February 2019 (2000-2500 words)

Final Draft: Friday 22rd March 2019 (3000 words)

Final investigation & Report: Wednesday 24th April 2019

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