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AS Music Technology Exam Listening List for exam year 2016 – 17

EDEXCEL GCE MUSIC TECHNOLOGY

UNIT 2 LISTENING AND ANALYSING 6MT02

Recommended listening for Special Focus styles

June 2017 Examination

The following list gives the names of some artists whose work exemplifies the Special Focus for 2017.

Extracts for Section A, Listening, will be taken from AoS 2: Popular music styles since 1910.

Section B will be based on these or similar artists. This list is for guidance only; it is neither prescriptive nor exhaustive.

 

Rock n Roll – Stylistic Fingerprints

Rock n Roll – Genre Review 

The History and Development of Rock n RollArticle

 

Rock n Roll Record Labels:

 


Rap and Hip Hop – Stylistic Fingerprints

Rap and Hip Hop – Genre Review

Student Essay – The History and Development of Rap and Hip Hop – Article

  • Eminem (Extra)
  • NWA (Extra)
  • Puff Daddy (Extra)
  • Run DMC (Extra)
  • Ice Cube (Extra)
  • Easy E (Extra)
  • Dr Dre (Extra)
  • Ice T (Extra)
  • 50 Cent (Extra)
  • Nelly (Extra)

Rap and Hip Hop Record Labels and Producers: