Music Appreciation Teacher Resources
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Classical Music Appreciation (Grades 3-4 / Lesson 1)
Students listen to, analyze, and describe excerpts from Benjamin Britten's, 'Finale From the Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra'. They listen to the entire piece, and identify the different instruments by their sound.
3rd - 4th Visual & Performing Arts 10 Views 25 Downloads
Classical Music Appreciation (Grades K-2 / Lesson 1)
Students examine theme, tempo, and musical mood through the exploration of 'Flight of the Bumblebee'. They discuss the theme, role-play bees while listening to the music, list title variations, and simulate a variation.
K - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 30 Downloads
Classical Music Appreciation (Grades K-2 / Lesson 5)
Learners explore the classical music excerpt, 'Sunrise,' by Maurice Ravel. They listen to the excerpt, analyze the musical piece, participate in a visualization, and create an illustration of the sunrise depicted in the music.
K - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 20 Downloads
Classical Music Appreciation (Grades 3-4 / Lesson 3)
Learners explore the expression of mood through music and visual art. They listen to a piece by Mussorgsky, discuss the events in the musical piece, and map out the events in the music with drawings.
3rd - 4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 36 Downloads
A Musical Composition Experience
Upper graders having skills in music performance will extend their abilities through creative musical composition. They'll use Finale 2000 to explore facets of music composition, they'll then compose a piece for their instrument in C, F, or G major or relative minor keys.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 47 Downloads
A Musical Textures Activity
Students identify textures in music. In this music appreciation lesson, students listen to a variety of classical music pieces and identify components of musical textures including monophony, homophony, polyphony, and heterophony.
2nd - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 34 Views 172 Downloads
"Viennese Musical Clock" from Hary Janos by Zoltan Kodaly
In this classical music appreciation worksheet, students listen to a recording of "Viennese Musical Clock" from Hary Janos by Zoltan Kodaly. Students read about the composer and the structure of the piece. Students answer 5 questions.
5th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 12 Views 98 Downloads