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
No events found
10-Apr-2024
Our TYs travelled to Tralee today to the Kerry County Museum for the final of the ARTiculation public speaking competition. It was a great opportunity for young people to hone their skills. Well done to both Caoimhe O' Donovan and Eoin Cashman who r
10-Apr-2024
We had Sergeant Mike Quirke in yesterday morning to speak to our Leaving Certificate students about money muling. The 'Don't Be A Money Mule' campaign is an initiative run by credit unions in Kerry in association with An Garda Síochána.
10-Apr-2024
Our 2nd year students had a very enjoyable day at Fota Wildlife Park on Monday. This trip will be beneficial to them when completing their CSPE CBA. The students participated in 3 workshops covering topics such as biodiversity, food security and cons
10-Apr-2024
Congratulations to 3rd year student Kayla O' Connell on winning a silver medal recently at the National Boxing Finals in Dublin. What a brilliant achievement!
Contact Us
 
 
 
Contact
Scoil Phobail Sliabh Luachra
An Ráth Mhór
Co. Chiarraí
P51 PR53
Eire

064 775 8135
064 7758655

Location
© 2024 Scoil Phobail Sliabh Luachra