Students explore the basic foundations and uses of music to expand their knowledge and appreciation. Recordings and video clips are used to expose students to a wide variety of music styles and artists ranging from the great composers to The Beatles.
Music Theory and History
Students learn fundamental music theory such as notation, beat and rhythm and are introduced to various types of music and how they evolved.
“Music takes us out of the actual and whispers to us dim secrets that startle our wonder as to who we are, and for what, whence, and whereto.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
Students will learn to play the soprano recorder and the keyboard.
"Music is what feelings sound like"
Students will perform various types of vocal music with an emphasis on posture, breathing and FUN!