NATIONAL ARTS COUNCIL

NAC-AEP Programme Details

Exposure
Music

Programme ID: AEP0318030

The Power of Music in Film

- OUTLINE -

Our culture and environment inform our perception and expectations. The Power of Music in Film is a fun and engaging programme that aims to test these preconceptions and encourage students to think more deeply about the ubiquitous movie soundtrack.

Outline:
- Introduction to film music and the types of roles music can take in films. 
- Live performance of the different musical roles played with projected film. 
- How music and sound affect the audience’s experience. 
- What is foley sound and student participation.  
- Students will be encouraged to share their opinions on what music goes with different scenes. 

No prior music background is required to enjoy this live music demonstration.

- LEARNING OBJECTIVES -

Students will enjoy live musicians playing different types of music to a film and discover how music can affect the viewer’s experience. 

At the end of the programme, students (should) 

Primary: 
- have an awareness of what film music is 
- have an understanding of why teamwork and communication is important 
- have enjoyed watching film with live music 
- possibly be inspired to learn a musical instrument

Secondary/Pre-Tertiary 
- develop an appreciation of film music and possibly take an interest in the art of music or film-making 
- have gained knowledge to inform their creative pursuits and expressive capacities 
- have an awareness of how music affects film and the different roles music take in films
- be more open-minded about non-conventional approaches to making art 

Students interested in film, theatre or other art forms can look into exploring different music for their creative pursuits.

- DETAILS -

School Hall / Auditorium / AV Room

Pri - Lower / Pri - Upper / Sec - Lower / Sec - Upper / JC/CI / ITE

English

45 minutes

/ Power Point, Projector & Screen

3 Presenter-Performers

- COST -

$1800

Schools may use the Tote Board Arts Grant to subsidise the programme cost. There is a subsidy of up to 50% of the programme cost for mainstream schools, and up to 70% of the programme cost for Special Education Schools.
The Tote Board Arts Grant is not applicable to pre-schools. NAC partners selected pre-school centres to receive funding to purchase Pre-School AEP.

The following programme is approved under NAC-AEP 2019/2020 until 31 December 2020.


- CONTACT -

- Good People Music -

Dawn Wong

97874766

info@thegoodpeople.sg