Part A: explore the arts as a participant
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, improved my guitar skills, learnt aboutmulti-track recording, worked on a music video and played guitar on stage.
“The chords were E, A, D + G. It’s quite fast but it slows down a lot in the chorus” 00:32 (‘Inspiration for Fred’ Audio Clip).
What I’ve learnt:
“I’ve become a lot more confident and like, well, a lot better on stage, so I know where to stand and everything now.” 01:23 (Reflection Video)
The inspiration for Fred:
Part B: explore the arts as an audience member
“It’s quite good, everyone’s like really professional and good. I think I can learn to be a bit better on stage and move about more!” 01:38
Part C: arts heroes and heroines
We had a group discussion with Annabel about who are heroes are and how they might influence our work. I decided to talk about my heroes Nirvana and record a piece of audio for my summary.
Part D: enjoying the arts
Skill Share – Guitar Power Chords
I thought my lesson went because Adam was a good student, but I made a good plan and knew what I was doing.