Material for bilingual groups

Guide to write the journal

1º ESO . Interesting material
2º de ESO. Interesting material


 MUSIC GLOSSARY

How music affects your brain
Teaching the wonder of language through music ( Professor Richard Stokes)


CHARACTERISTICS OF THE CLASSICAL , POP AND POPULAR MUSIC

Characteristics of the sound
Presentation 1
Presentation 2

AUDITORY SYSTEM

Human ear,
Process of hearing
Auditory system ( very clear and simple)

-NOISE POLLUTION ( Test sobre la contaminación acústica)
Listen to this radio programme about Noise

MUSICAL LANGUAGE

How to read music. Tim Hansen. TED education ( an excelent video)
Questions about this video

How to read music in 15 minutes
Exercises about "How to read music in 15 minutes

Another videos chosen by our students
How to Read Music: Episode 1: An introduction to Reading Music
How to Read Music-Epidode 2: Reading Pitch

Treble clef, G clef
The grand staff
Treble clef notes for kids


Notes and rests
Note names, rests and dotted notes

Beats and rhythm
How rhythm works
A TED lesson about rhythm ( duple, triple and quadruple time)
Beat and rhythm
Rhythm notation - The basics of reading music
A different way to visualize rhythm

Textures in Music
Another video explaining "Textures"
Another interesting video explaining textures
Music Textures

What´s harmony? A musicians explain the concept in 5 levels.


Dynamics, vídeo 1
Video 2 about dynamics
Video 3  about dynamics
A brief video
Dynamics markings

A mesmerizing video with many dynamic markings

Tempo. Vídeo 1
Video 2 about tempo
Video 3 about Tempo
Expressive terms about Dynamics and Tempo

Structure in a pop song. A great song to explain the structure.

Chorus, verse and bridge
A long video about the structure in a pop song explaining the sections looking its lyrics

House and Trance Structure

ANALYSING MUSIC: A document to start analysing music

 THE HUMAN VOICE
Vocal cords
Vocal folds, video
 Voice Classification

INSTRUMENTS

Families of instruments
Instruments families
How musical instruments are classified
-The instruments of the orchestra ( "Define its sound") 
Many videos about instruments
Musical instruments
Instrument families

Vídeo 1 about families in the orchestra
Video 2 in English about Musical Instruments
Vídeo 3
The Hoffnung orchestra
Spin off about instruments. A funny game.
Another game about family instruments



FILMS and SOUNDTRACKS

Analyzing a film: August Rush
The art of Foley ( sound effects in Soundtracks)
How musical themes are used in films and operas


EXERCISES ABOUT  OTHER CONTENTS

Speaking in English about music. Amigos ingleses.com.

Another one about education

Many many funny games about  instruments and another musical contents
-Pass the word
-All types of Music Exercises for Exams in English
-Another interesting material for teachers
-Animal band quiz



Interesting webs  (Links)

Musical games- PBS kids


MORE INTERESTING WEBSITES 


Songs:
-Little Johnny Brown-Bumbadiadi


Interesting books to study music in English: 
A to Z, Music, Oxford Children´s ( Diccionario de términos musicales en inglés)
GCSE Music ( Complete revision and practice)
GCSE MUsic ( WEB)