Archive for 5 mayo 2010

Listen to the song called Perfect by Fairground Attraction. We all are so happy that Monica is such a great singer!


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If we think about pop music, it’s impossible not to remember The Beatles. They hit the charts in the 1960s and took popular music to a whole new level. Their music and image were totally different from anything that had come before.

With this webquest you are going to learn about them, and I hope you enjoy their music as well!

These worksheets will also be useful for you:

The History of The Beatles

The members of The Beatles

In our next music classes, we will analyse some Beatles songs. They are examples of pop song structure:

A pop song usually starts with an Intro. Then it has a a verse-chorus-verse structure.
All the verses have the same tune but the lyrics are different each time.
The lyrics and tune of the chorus stay the same each time.
Sometimes these two parts are connected by a bridge which sounds different to keep it interesting. The bridge can have lyrics or be instrumental. If it does have lyrics they will be different to the verse and chorus.
Finally at the end there is a coda or outro. It can either be a big finish ending or fade out gradually.

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