For your exam you will be tested both on your general musical understanding and listening skills and on the following topics:-
- Reading & Writing Music – http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/guides/zypc4wx/revision
- Music Vocabulary – there is a Glossary at the bottom of each of the revision links pages.
- West African Music & Singing –http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/guides/z2xbgk7/revision
- Samba – http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/guides/z3r2mp3/revision/3
- Soundscapes – http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/guides/z93wjxs/revision and http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/guides/ztjnsbk/revision and http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/guides/zcs9kqt/revision
- ‘Seven Nation Army’ – http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/guides/zqwpn39/revision and http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/guides/zcgq7ty/revision
Links to help you revise are next to each topic above. BBC Bitesize has lots of other revision guides and video clips to help you. Look at KS3 Music and GCSE Music. This is a really important guide to read… http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/guides/zqk6tfr/revision