3 Components for A and AS Level.
Component 1: Performing
Recital to external examiner of at least two pieces (6 minutes-12 minutes)
Component 2: Composing
Two or three compositions, (4 -10 minutes)
You can choose to major in either performance or composition.
Component 3: Appraising
Two or three areas of study (AS Level 2, A Level 3)
The Western Classical Tradition, one of Rock and Pop, Musical Theatre or Jazz and for A Level either Into the 20th Century or Into the 21st Century.
Analyse and evaluate music from given areas of study showing understanding of musical elements, contexts and musical language. Study both set works and broader context listening.