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Part A: explore the arts as a participant

Arts activity: 
Attending Rock School  – How to work as a team, with my group, to create an original song ‘Fred’.

How I developed my participation: 
I became part of a band, developed my drumming skills, recorded them, worked on a music video and played drums on stage.
“My role is the drumming and we worked together pretty well on the song – there’s only about one rude word!” 00:40 (‘Inspiration for Fred’ Audio Clip).

What I’ve learnt:

“I’ve learnt to play a bit better on drums and become more confident.” 01:35 (Reflection Video)

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The inspiration for Fred:

Part B: explore the arts as an audience member

 

“It’s good that they’ve practiced and gel together in the group… the standard of drumming is really good”  01:51

Part C: arts heroes and heroines

Research

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We had a group discussion with Annabel about who are heroes are and how they might influence our work. I decided to think about the music my parents listen to express why I like Avenged Sevenfold so much.

Links (please note Cut Ltd. is not responsible for third party content):

Avenged-Sevenfold

http://www.avengedsevenfold.com
https://www.facebook.com/AvengedSevenfold

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Summary
Heroes: Avenged Sevenfold

Part D: enjoying the arts

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Skill Share – Drums


I thought my lesson went because it was clearly planned with my step to step guide. I was disappointed that the drum kit was in use when it was my turn to teach, but that wasn’t going to stop me and so was pleased to be able to improvise!