Using the purple GRAPHIC NOTATIONS below, can you try to identify which melodic idea matches each of the characters?
When we listen to the three main themes from the starter task above, can you identify which Compositional Device, Mood, Tempo and Tonality applies to each one? Use the descriptions to help
Leitmotif - Character Theme
Wallace and Gromit - Composition
Watch the clip opposite, from the film 'The Wrong Trousers'.
Make yourself a storyboard with the timings of when major changes occur.
Create a 'Leitmotif' (character theme) for each of the characters you see
Can you create music to soundtrack this clip? Don't just make sound effects...tell the story through your music!
If you feel really adventurous, load the film file below into Sibelius and create your own score!