Year 7 Music Vocabulary Bank

Term 3 & 4
Dynamics, Tempo, Pitch, Instrumentation, Emotion, Atmosphere, Notation, Orchestra, Texture, Tempo.

Term 5 & 6
Motif, Incidental Music, Motif, Storyboard, Composition, Elements of Music, Character, Dynamics, Tempo, Pitch.


Year 8 Music Vocabulary Bank

Term 3 & 4
Diatonic, Scale, Delta, Bass Line, Chant, Inversion, Chord, Structure, Root, Third, Fifth, Seventh.

Term 5 & 6
Reggae, Rastafarianism, Jamaica, Syncopation, Instrumentation, Calypso, Riff, Chord, Melody, Harmony.


Year 9 Music Vocabulary Bank

Term 3 & 4
Composition, Inspiration, Melody, Rhythm, Chord Progression, Harmony Texture, Structure, Graphic Notation, Performance, Audience.

Term 5
Planning, Development, Research, Monitoring, Progress, Personal Management, Timescale, Promotion, Product, Criteria.

Term 6
Musician, Composer, Musical Director, Technician, Roadie, Producer, Industry, Journalist, Retail, Distribution, Employment.


Year 10 Music Vocabulary Bank

Term 3 & 4
Melodic, Chord Progression, Harmonic, Texture, Improvisation, Experimentation, Repetition, Decoration, Variation, Transposition, Notation.

Term 5 & 6
Musician, Composer, Musical Director, Technician, Roadie, Producer, Industry, Journalist, Retail, Distribution, Employment.


Year 11 Music Vocabulary Bank

Term 3 & 4
Audience, Venue, Equipment, Promotion, Resources, Preparations, Rehearsals, Development, Copyright, Etiquette.

Term 5 & 6
Musician, Composer, Musical Director, Technician, Roadie, Producer, Industry, Journalist, Retail, Distribution, Employment.

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