Listening Activity #6 - Pirates Of The Caribbean

Jarrod Radnich is really well known as a piano virtuoso who covers popular songs and themes from movies. Not only is his speed impressive, but his use of dynamics and how he involves his whole body in the performance (especially at the end!) is really great to see.

  • Do you recognise the Pirates Of The Caribbean themes in Jarrod's performance?

  • What is the time signature of the piece?

  • How does Jarrod create drama in this performance?

  • What do you like about this performance?

  • What don't you like about his performance?

  • Who was the main actor in the Pirates Of The Caribbean?