Music at St Paul's

 The Curriculum at St Paul’s will help learners:

  • Understand music as a universal language 
  • Understand that music is one of the highest forms of creativity
  • Engage and be inspired to develop a love of music.
  • Understand their talents as musicians.
  • Increase self-confidence, creativity and a sense of achievement
  • Develop a critical engagement with music so that they can listen with discimination to the best music and allow them to compose.
The curriculum in Music ensures that all learners:
  • Perform, listen to, review and evaluate music across a range of historical periods, genres, styles and traditions, including the works of the great composers and musicians
  • Learn to sing and to use their voices, to create and compose music on their own and with others, have the opportunity to learn a musical instrument, use technology appropriately and have the opportunity to progress to the next level of musical excellence
  • Understand and explore how music is created, produced and communicated, including through the inter-related dimensions: pitch, duration, dynamics, tempo, timbre, texture, structure and appropriate musical notations.