Welcome to 7th Grade Music class at Ridgway Middle School.
Your report card grade will be based on the following:
Note Reading Activities, A Guitar Unit, A Pentatonic Sibelius Project,
A Musical Theater Unit, Listening Activities
and Overall Behavior & Participation in Class.
Here are some of the things you will be learning about in class this year:
Elements of Music & Musical Styles
Reading Notes on the Treble and Bass Clef Staff
Music of Japan, China & Korea
Listen to "Fantasy on Japanese Woodprints"
Japanese Folk Music
Pentatonic Melody Writing Using Sibelius Software & Improvisation
A Unit on Broadway & MUSICAL THEATER.
All classes will also get to experience group guitar lessons through a Guitar Unit