Storm Music

Year 8 are in the thick of investigating programme music  – music inspired by non musical things such as art, poetry, stories, history, personal life. They have begun by looking at music inspired by the weather, in particular, storms and have listened a range of different musical examples, including the storm movement from Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony. After some careful planning, they set about creating their own storm pieces using the wonderful array of sounds and loops available on GarageBand. Here are a few examples of their pieces:

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