Last week you listened to the mystery music. What did you think?
It is the finale (last movement) from a ballet called The Firebird by Igor Stravinsky, who wrote it in 1911.
It is a story about an enchanted garden owned by an evil man and a magical Firebird who is set free by a young Prince called Ivan.
Listen to it again - can you hear the bit where the Firebird is set free?
Your task is to go for a sound walk in your garden or somewhere outdoors. Listen really carefully, and write down all the different sounds you can hear. You could even create a picture map of the sounds.
Listen to the Hindu Creation Story.
Your task is to represent one scene or “snapshot” from the story in whatever way you like.
act it out
recreate a “freeze frame” and take a picture
model it from plasticene or clay
make an animation