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11 resources with the keyterm violin

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How To Play Violin/Fiddle - St. Patrick's Day

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Intended for intermediate learners, "St. Patrick's Day" is a jovial yet complex tune. Ian breaks down the first several notes, and there are opportunities to pause the video and get some practice. Have the sheet music next to you while...
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How To Play Violin/Fiddle - Amazing Grace & Vibrato

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Play the classic and heartfelt "Amazing Grace" with your learners. Listen to the presenter play the song, and then watch as he teaches the beginning notes. His step-by-step instruction is methodical, and following along is easy. This is...
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Exploring Instruments

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Orchestral instruments are the focus of this introductory presentation. Learners identify individual instruments on slide two and then read about the characteristics of six other instruments typically used in orchestral pieces. 
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How To Play Violin/Fiddle - The Wayfaring Stranger

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Ian, the presenter, walks you through the first notes after playing "The Wayfaring Stranger" one time through. His teaching style moves quickly, so pause the video to give yourself time to practice!
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How To Play Violin/Fiddle - The Swan - Position Shifting

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Listen as Paul plays "The Swan," which requires a lot of position switching. This video does not include a lesson, just a clip of the song being played.
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The Violin and Its Masters

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students research the manufacture and history of the violin. They also examine the lives of a famous violin player. They write in response to a piece of music they heard earlier in the lesson.
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Project 1 ABA

For Students 6th - 12th
In this violin composition worksheet, students compose an original ABA piece in C major for violin, guitar, or flute as they follow the 8 steps presented on this worksheet. In addition, students respond to 2 short answer questions...
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Meet the Instrument Families

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders listen to a recording of a string quartet and ask questions about what kinds of instrument they think they are listening to and describe what they think the instruments look like. Then they discuss musical ideas such as...
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For Students 5th - 9th
In this music learning exercise, students read a brief excerpt about Mozart's music and life. They respond to 11 questions in complete sentences related to the excerpt on Mozart.
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Letter Vv is for Violin

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this letter Vv worksheet, students color the picture of the violin. Students also color the uppercase and lowercase letter Vv.
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Tally Marks

For Students 4th - 5th
In this tally marks worksheet, students identify and complete 10 different boxes by identifying various objects. First, they count the number of each object illustrate on the right. Then, they write the tally marks for the number in the...