1. Changing tempos in musical scores

    Duration: 04.54

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    The role of an orchestra conductor creating a score for an animated cartoon.

  2. Composing a piece of music using unpitched percussion

    Duration: 05.55

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    A group of children work to produce music using their voices and clapping as percussion.

  3. Composing a silent film soundtrack

    Duration: 05.49

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    A group of students compose the music for a silent film.

  4. Creating music for Shaun the Sheep

    Duration: 06.20

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    A composer creates orchestral sounds using the computer for Shaun the Sheep.

  5. Discovering the work of Delia Derbyshire

    Duration: 04.41

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    Dick and Dom describe the scientific achievements of 'Absolute Genius', Delia Derbyshire.

  6. Finding sounds around you to create music

    Duration: 06.15

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    Kid Carpet and a class of school children experiment with ‘found sounds’.

  7. How to identify birds from their songs

    Duration: 03.38

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    Bill Oddie explains how to recognise different bird calls and songs.

  8. Playing instruments made of rubbish

    Duration: 02.37

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    The band Weapons of Sound use instruments made from rubbish.

  9. Quiet, loud, fast and slow

    Duration: 03.31

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    How playing instruments quietly, loudly, quickly and slowly affects the mood of the music.

  10. Recreating birdsong with musical instruments

    Duration: 03.16

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    Children recreate birdsong with musical instruments.