Lesson 4: The French horn

Topic 4 focuses on the theme of feelings and emotions. It introduces a new instrument from the ‘Brass Family’ – The French Horn and explores how emotion is conveyed through music.
In lesson 4 you will:

  • Discover different emotional responses we have in specific scenarios.
  • Understand and identify the tone and emotion being conveyed through sections of music.
  • Introduce the French horn – discussing its distinctive sound and appearance.
  • New characters: Freddy the French horn; Princess Fantasia.
  • VTM music: chorus & whole piece of music. The children will be given a chance to express themselves to the music through performance activities.

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Prince Caprice Violet Violin and Cedric next to the rocket

Page 10 - French horn with castle notes to moon



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