Monthly Archives: September 2013

Guidance to making notes on classical music

This information was taken from the OCA website and I think it would be useful to include in my blog to remind me how I evaluate and record what I listen to as part of my studying: Music can be … Continue reading

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Assignment 2 – Unaccompanied Madrigal

Here is my second assignment: Amy Balcomb (510035) Assignment 2 – Unaccompanied Madrigal – Full Score This is what it sounds like: http://tinyurl.com/qhrpad2

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Listening for Part 2 – Voices Together

Julian Anderson’s “Harmony” – BBC Proms, 2013 Season, First Night of the Proms, performed by BBC Symphony orchestra and BBC Chorus Based upon Richard Jeffries autobiographical work “The Story of My Heart”, Anderson aims to make time stand still with … Continue reading

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Assignment 1 – A solo song with piano accompaniment

Herewith my composition for Assignment 1, “A solo song with piano accompaniment”: Amy Balcomb (510035) Music Composition Level 2 Assignment 1

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Assignment 2 – Reflective Commentary

I have used the Assessment Criteria to help me reflect and evaluate my second assignment: Technical Presentation: Like every piece of software, your working knowledge improves with use and I feel this is true with my experience of Sibelius.  There … Continue reading

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