Scoil Phobail Sliabh Luachra

Music

01-December-22

Music Course Content

  • Composing
  • Listening
  • Performance

The Exam

Listening Paper (25%)

In June of 6th year, a 90 minute long test where you are tested on four set works, Irish music and general listening skills.

Composition Paper (25%)
In June of 6th year, a 90 minute long test where you are tested on Melody writing and harmony

Performance (25%)

In April of 6th year, a test where you perform as a soloist or as part of a group or both.
Higher Level: 3 pieces on one instrument and one unprepared test OR 2 pieces on each of two instruments and one unprepared test
Ordinary Level: 2 pieces on one instrument and one unprepared test.

Electives 25% - Higher level only


You must choose one of the above parts to study for this extra credit. Most people (97%) go for the Performance elective.

Listening Elective: You must work on a music project over the course of 5th and 6th year and submit some work to the State Examinations Commission and sit an extra written paper in June.

Composition Elective: You must undertake a large scale composition to be submitted to the Examinations Commission in your final year.

Performance Elective: This involves a more substantial performance during the examination period in April of 6th year.

Events
Feb
06 2023
Bank Holiday
Feb
07 2023
Pre Exams begin
Feb
07 2023
First Year Retreat
Feb
08 2023
2nd Year Retreat
23-Jan-2023
Students awarded for exceptional results.
29-Nov-2022
This year's awards ceremony was held on Friday, 28th October. The awards day is one of the highlights of our school calendar. It is a day where we recognise and award achievement in different areas of our school’s endeavours. Our guest speaker was pa
01-Oct-2022
Our Open Night will be held on Thursday, October 6th from 6.30-8.30pm. We look forward to welcoming you to the school that evening.
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