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    4

    SINGING

    (natural voice)

    PLAYING

    CREATING

    LISTENING

    (& responding)

    READING/

    NOTATION

    RHYTHM

    steady beat

    steady beat

    steady beat

    steady beat

     

    patterns

            

    intro to syncopation  

    patterns

               

    intro to syncopation  

    patterns

             

    intro to syncopation  

    patterns

               

    intro to syncopation  

    patterns

         

    intro to syncopation  

    meter groupings: duple, triple

    time signatures

    meter groupings:

    duple, triple

    time signatures

    meter groupings: duple, triple

    time signatures

    meter groupings:

    duple, triple

    time signatures

    meter groupings: duple, triple

    time signatures

    MELODY

    melodic contour

    melodic contour

    melodic contour

    steps/skips/repeat

    steps/skips/repeats

    d-r-m-s-l-d1

    fa-ti, low s1-l1

    pentatonic melodies

    pentatonic melodies

    d-r-m-s-l-d1

    fa-ti, low s1-l1

    pentatonic melodies

    d-r-m-f-s-l-t-d1

    (diatonic scale)

    B-A-G (E-D) on soprano recorder

    B-A-G (E-D) on soprano recorder

    scale patterns

    B-A-G (E-D) on soprano recorder

    scale patterns &

    steps/skips/repeat

    scale patterns &

    steps/skips/repeat

    scale patterns &

    steps/skips/repeat

    identify tonal center as do (major) or la (minor)

    musical alphabet

    in-tune singing

    pitch matching

    size/source/pitch

    question/answer phrases

    5-line treble staff

    absolute pitch names

    good vocal tone

    production

    question/answer phrases

     

     

    folk & traditional song repertoire

     

     

    explore notation of familiar songs

    HARMONY

    major/minor changes

    2 and 3 part rounds

    ostinato

    major/minor chord changes

    ostinato

    2 and 3 part  rounds

    rhythmic score with multiple parts

     

    ostinato

     

    2 part rhythmic score

    partner songs

    bordun / tonic accompaniment:

    do & sol, or

     tones 1 & 5

    2 and 3 part rounds

    2 and 3 part rounds

    pentatonic vocal ostinato

    identify tonal center as major (do), or minor (la)

     

    FORM

    AB, ABA, AABA

    AB, ABA,  AABA

    AB, ABA, AABA

    AB, ABA,  AABA

    AB, ABA, AABA

    musical phrases

    musical phrases

    musical phrases

    musical phrases

    musical phrases

    rondo 

    rondo 

    rondo 

    rondo 

    rondo 

    intro, coda

    intro, coda

    intro, coda

    intro, coda

    intro, coda

    interlude

    interlude

    interlude

    interlude

    interlude

    EXPRESSIVE QUALITITES

    tempo

     

    tempo

    tempo

    tempo

     

                 pp      ff  largo, moderato

    dynamics

    dynamics

    dynamics

    dynamics

    timbre

    timbre

    timbre

    timbre

    music of many cultures

    recorder, percussion

     

    music of many cultures