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MUSIC

Exam Board - EDEXCEL

Component 1: Performing

Non-examined assessment: internally marked and externally moderated 30% of the

qualification 60 marks

Solo performing

Ensemble performing free choice of instruments

Component 2: Composing

Non-examined assessment: internally marked and externally moderated 30% of the

qualification 60 marks

Students compose two compositions, of at least three minutes ’combined duration

One composition to a brief set by Pearson, of at least one minute in duration.

One free composition set by the student, of at least one minute in duration.

Each composition will be out of 30 marks.

Component 3: Appraising

Written examination: 1 hour and 45 minutes

40% of the qualification 80 marks

Areas of study:

Instrumental Music 1700–1820

Vocal Music

Music for Stage and Screen

Fusion

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