Subject Key Information

Breakdown of Course

Eduqas GCSE Music

  • 30 % Performance (15% solo performance, 15% ensemble performance)
  • 15% Free Composition
  • 15% Composition to a brief set by Eduqas in year 11
  • 40% Listening Exam

Name of booklet and where it can be purchased (i.e. school, Amazon, etc)

Subject Revision Tips

  • Use the GCSE Music Google Classroom.
  • Always revise using MAD TSHIRT.
  • Memorise key MAD TSHIRT words for horror film, a chase scene, love scene and suspense.
  • Make sure you know all key facts about set works; it’s worth at least 25 marks!
  • Keep attending Tuesday music lessons at school.
  • 4 sharps and flats key signatures!

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