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Purpose· To understand that music is created to be performed, and to participate in regular performance
· To appreciate that music is created through a process involving a number of techniques
· To recognise that compositions need to be understood by others, and that there are techniques and a language for communicating them
· To describe music, appreciating the features and effectiveness of musical elements
Process· Use their voices expressively and creatively
· Play tuned and un-tuned instruments through high quality musicians from Love Music Trust
· Listen with concentration and understanding to a range of high-quality live, recorded and historical music
· Play and perform in solo and ensemble contexts, using their voices and playing musical instruments
· Improvise and compose music for a range of purposes
· Listen with attention to detail and recall sounds with increasing aural memory
· Use and understand musical notation
· Appreciate and understand a wide range of high-quality live and recorded music drawn from different traditions and from great composers and musicians through the years
Product· Foster a respect and understanding of all music genres
· Create a secure foundation of skills on which to develop their own musical interests and talents
· Nurture confident and adaptable performers and audience members
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