Composing with intent
Half term TEST
Watch the video, follow instructions on your sheet and answer the questions.
- YOU WILL BE MARKED ON SPELLING, CAPITAL LETTERS AND DETAIL.
- YOU MAY WISH TO WRITE YOUR ANSWERS ON A TEXT DOCUMENT THEN COPY THEM INTO THE WEB PAGE.
- IF YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEMS WITH THE WEBSITE, ANSWER THE QUESTIONS ON PAPER AND BRING TO NEXT LESSON
The Task: Using iMovie, devise and film a trailer or scene from a film. Then add a soundtrack that enhances the mood or atmosphere of your film.
Key terms we will be using
Ostinato A short repeated pattern, can be a rhythm or a melody
Pedal A long note held or repeated throughout the piece
Prep for 13th May
Listen to the first couple of minutes of each then choose one to listen to all the way through.
Comment at the bottom-which is the scariest and why? Which did you choose to lsten all the way through to and why?
Watch this video from a film composer about using music to create atmosphere.
What makes the music sound scary?
This video is an example of film music designed to scare you. Can you use the comments box to say how the composer does this?
And finally a film you might have seen-how does this one set the scene for the film?