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Sample Assessment Materials


Edexcel GCSE
in Music (2MU01)
Inside this Sample Assessment
Material pack you'll find:
· An accessible paper to help you and your
students prepare for the assessment

· A clear and concise mark scheme to
let you know what the examiners are
looking for.

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Welcome to the GCSE 2009
Music Sample Assessment
Materials
The sample assessment material has been written to accompany the
specification. It has been developed to give you and your students a
flavour of the actual exam papers and mark schemes so they can experi-
ence what they will encounter in…

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Contents
General Marking Guidance 2
Unit 3: Music -- Listening and Appraising
Sample Assessment Material 3
Sample Mark Scheme 19




Edexcel GCSE in Music Sample Assessment Materials © Edexcel Limited 2008 1

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General Marking Guidance


x All candidates must receive the same treatment. Examiners must
mark the first candidate in exactly the same way as they mark the
last.

x Mark schemes should be applied positively. Candidates must be
rewarded for what they have shown they can do rather than penalised
for…

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Edexcel GCSE
Music
Unit 3: Music ­ Listening and Appraising


Sample Assessment Material Paper Reference

Time: 1 hour 30 minutes 5MU03/01
You must have: Total Marks
CD
CD Player


Instructions
· Use black ink or ball-point pen.
· Fill…

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SECTION A

Answer all questions in this section.

Some questions must be answered with a cross in a box . If you change your mind about an
answer, put a line through the box and then mark your new answer with a cross .

Area of Study 1
Chopin: Prelude…

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Area of Study 1
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Mozart: 1 movement from Symphony No. 40 in G minor
2 Listen to the following extract, which will be played five times.
(a) (i) Which theme from the first movement is being played?
Put a cross in the correct box.
(1)
1st Subject
2nd Subject…

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Area of Study 2
Reich: 3rd movement (fast) from Electric Counterpoint
3 Listen to the following extract, which will be played four times.
(a) How many main beats are there in each bar?
(1)

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Area of Study 2
Bernstein: Something's Coming from West Side Story
4 Listen to the following extract, which will be played three times.
(a) (i) Listen to the last word tonight. What is the interval between the two notes?
(1)

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Area of Study 3
Miles Davis: All Blues
5 Listen to the following extract, which will be played four times.
(a) In the introduction to this solo the piano is playing a repeated one-bar riff.
Complete the rhythm of this riff below.
(2)




(b) Name the instrument playing the solo.…

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