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How to identify birds from their songs
Duration: 03.38Clip duration: 03.38
Bill Oddie explains how to recognise different bird calls and songs.
Playing instruments made of rubbish
Duration: 02.37Clip duration: 02.37
The band Weapons of Sound use instruments made from rubbish.
Quiet, loud, fast and slow
Duration: 03.31Clip duration: 03.31
How playing instruments quietly, loudly, quickly and slowly affects the mood of the music.
Recreating birdsong with musical instruments
Duration: 03.16Clip duration: 03.16
Children recreate birdsong with musical instruments.
SEN Music - 'Doctor Who' theme tune
Duration: 01.39Clip duration: 01.39
The BBC National Orchestra of Wales plays the 'Doctor Who' theme tune.
Sounds made from different types of musical instruments
Duration: 01.31Clip duration: 01.31
The three families of musical instruments that can produce sounds through vibration.
Taking inspiration from your surroundings to compose music
Duration: 06.24Clip duration: 06.24
A group of children compose a piece of music inspired by the Tyne Bridge.
Telling a story through music - character description
Duration: 03.00Clip duration: 03.00
Children learn how to tell a story through music focusing on the clown in Petrushka.
Telling a story through music - chasing
Duration: 04.53Clip duration: 04.53
Children learn how to tell a story through music, using the chase from Petrushka.
Telling a story through music - marching
Duration: 04.14Clip duration: 04.14
Children learn how to tell a story through music, using marching beats from Petrushka.