Expressive Arts at Nairn Academy – BBC Ten Pieces

Pupils in S1 and senior Music pupils enjoyed a free concert yesterday given by Highland based orchestral ensemble ‘The Mahler Players’ . The Art & Design/Music faculty is currently running an inter-disciplinary project with all S1 pupils where they analyse pieces of music in their Music class then work on creative responses to these pieces of music in Art & Design. This project is based on the BBC Ten Pieces, an initiative in its third year, which opens up the world of classical music to young people, introducing them to inspiring music and empowering them to make their own creative responses. Pupils can follow this up at home by accessing fantastic short films on