This piece was inspired by Jonas Blue and Major Laser. The quietest point is the chorus after a louder verse; it then builds to the loudest part of the song. Many songs do this, but I first learnt this from Smells like Teen Spirit by Nirvana.
Humiliation is the one thing that pupils fear the most. Gary would rather die than suffer the ‘Big H’. But when a fast tap stains his trousers, causing widespread mirth, he must decide whether to flee or fight.
Self-appointed fashion expert April, and her mate Beth, are not happy. Beth can’t find the value of ‘Y’, while, April has a problem with a shirt that looks alarmingly like a map of the London underground…
Answering a question in class can be very scary. Only the smart and confident kids put their hands up. Sophie is neither but she’s determined to give it a go. If only she can make the voices inside her head shut up.
This is based on a three-chord piano sequence, with the marimba line originally written for voice. The piano segment in the bridge was inspired by Something Just Like This by The Chainsmokers and Coldplay.