Students will listen to and engage with the orchestral work SNAP by Australian composer, Gordon Hamilton. In completing tasks, students will engage with listening, analysis, creating and performing. The tasks in this module can be used as part of a course and assessment under the Australian Curriculum (ACAMUM 100; 102; 104) or as part of the relevant senior secondary course within your jurisdiction.

WATCH the video “The TSO in Your Classroom in Your Classroom with Richard Gill AO, Laying Down the Beat with Hamilton”

DOWNLOAD the orchestral score of HAMILTON SNAP
DOWNLOAD Secondary Teaching Resources for Composing as Inspired by Gordon Hamilton SNAP

Read about composer Gordon Hamilton
Read about resource writers Jennie MacDonald and Karlin Love