Music Year 5 and 6

Beecroft Ensembles and Instrument Groups

Beecroft Garden is lucky enough have groups of children learning to sing in a choir and to play violin, cello, guitar, piano and drums in school. At the Christmas Concert, these children had the opportunity to perform to the school and to family and friends. Click below to hear the recordings.

scooby doo

Choir

String Orchestra: Footprints in the Snow

String Orchetsra: Astley’s Ride

 

Beecroft Band: Rock Around the Clock

Beecroft Band: Rather Be

Coming soon….

Cello Group

Guitars

Drums

Piano

Finale – everyone together

 

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Year 6 Songwriting for Take One Picture

In the Spring term, the whole school was engaged in creating artwork in response to the painting by Joseph Wright of Derby: An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump (1768). In music, Year 6 split into band groups to compose songs to express their feelings about the painting. Click below to hear two of the year 6 compositions.

 

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An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump by Joseph Wright of Derby (1768)

I Can be a Bird

Cruel World

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Year 5 Songwriting for Take One Picture

In the Spring term, the whole school was engaged in creating artwork in response to the painting by Joseph Wright of Derby: An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump (1768). In music, Year 5 learnt how to compose songs and, in band groups of 6, composed their own lyrics in response to their feelings about the painting, and set them to music. Click below to hear the year 5 song lyrics combined into one track.

 

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An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump by Joseph Wright of Derby (1768)

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