• 2

    SINGING

    (natural voice)

    PLAYING

    CREATING

    LISTENING

    (& responding)

    READING/

    NOTATION

    RHYTHM

    steady beat

    steady beat

    steady beat

    steady beat

     

    patterns

    patterns

    patterns

    patterns

    patterns

    strong/weak beats

    strong/weak beats

    strong/weak beats

    strong/weak beats

     

    meter groupings

    2/q,  4/q,  (3/q)

    meter groupings

    2/q,  4/q,  (3/q)

    meter groupings

    2/q,  4/q,  (3/q)

    meter groupings

    2/q,  4/q,  (3/q)

    meter groupings

    2/q,  4/q,  (3/q)

    MELODY

    melodic contour

    melodic contour

    melodic contour

    melodic contour

    melodic contour

    patterns

    s-m-l

    d-m-s,  s-m-d

    d-r-m, m-r-d

    patterns

    s-m-l

    m-r-d

    patterns

    using s-m-l-d-r

    patterns

    s-m-l-d-r

    patterns

    s-m-l-d-r

    d-m-s,  s-m-d

    d-r-m, m-r-d

    call and response

    size of sound, source of pitch

     

    do as an ending pitch

    (major)

    steps/skips/repeats

    in melodic movement

    speaking vs. singing

     

     

     

    5-line staff

    notate pitches only

    (no absolute line or space names)

    in-tune singing &

    pitch matching

    folk and traditional song repertoire

     

    HARMONY

    major/minor

     

     

    major, minor

     

    vocal ostinato

    2 measure instrumental ostinato

    ostinato

    ostinato

    ostinato

    2 part rounds

    2 part rhythmic score

     

    2 part rounds

    2 part rhythmic score

    FORM

    phrase: same/different

    phrase: same/different

    phrase: same/different

    phrase: same/different

    phrase: same/different

    call and response

     

     

    call & response

     

    AB, ABA

    AB, ABA

    AB, ABA

    AB, ABA

    AB, ABA

    rondo 

    ABACABA

    rondo  ABACABA

    rondo  ABACABA

    rondo  ABACABA

    rondo  ABACABA

    intro, coda

    intro, coda

    intro, coda

    intro, coda

    intro, coda

    EXPRESSIVE QUALITITES

    tempo

     

    tempo

    tempo

    tempo

     

       

    dynamics

    dynamics

    dynamics

    dynamics

    p      f

    timbre

    timbre

    timbre

    instrumental & vocal timbres

     

     

     

     

    music of many cultures

    un-pitched percussion technique

     

    music of many cultures