Focus piece - Mars

Date: 6th Oct 2017 @ 4:55pm

This weeks piece is Mars, the bringer of war.It is part of a seven movement suite that portrays each of the planets in our solar system. Angry and ominous, Holst’s first movement represents the Roman god of war, Mars. The craggy rhythms and pulsing drum beats give the music a military feel


Year 6 are using this iconic triplet motif to compose their own pieces, watch this space...



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