For examination in June 2009 and June 2010
This best-selling study guide will help students to:
Students are guided through every aspect of the course, helping them gain the skills required to succeed in the GCSE examinations.
There is comprehensive coverage of all four Areas of Study and guidance on each of the works in the GCSE Anthology of Music. These chapters outline the context of each of the specified works, explain the key features and suggest related performing and composing opportunities.
Expert guidance is provided on a whole range of musical forms and genres, from ground bass, variations and rondo to expressionism, Britpop and African music.
There are numerous tips, definitions and music examples along with sample questions to test students progress and illustrate what the examiners will expect from the exam.
PLUS a comprehensive glossary of useful terms.