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Come to Your Senses

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic KS3 Concert 2018

This scheme of work for KS3 pupils will introduce many of the pieces of music which will be performed by the orchestra, as well as providing suggestions for both active listening and creative responses to the music.

The scheme of work consists of:
1. Scheme of work document - lesson plans and activities
2. Powerpoints which accompany lessons
3. Audio Files for each piece of music
4. Resources to teach the song The Witch

Concert Repertoire

Britten - March from Soirées Musicales
Britten - Tirolese from Soirées Musicales
Britten - Playful Pizzicato from Simple Symphony
Giacchino - The Incredibles: Full Mayhem
Hindson - Boombox
Mozart - Marriage of Figaro Overture
Mussorgsky - Gnome from Pictures at an Exhibition
Mussorgsky - The Great Gate of Kiev from Pictures at an Exhibition
Ravel - Empress of the Pagodas from Mother Goose Suite
Sibelius - Finlandia


The Witch

During the concert the young people will get the opportunity to sing as part of a massed choir with the orchestra. Please learn the song in class before you come to the concert.

This section includes all the resources for teaching The Witch to your class:

• Lyric sheet
• Two audio tracks – one with choir to help you learn the words and one backing track with no choir to get the children used to singing it with the orchestra
• The piano score

Lesson Plans and Activities



Other Resources

Listening Clouds

Useful Links

Arts Award