Schott Targeting Music (Year 4) Schott Series

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(age 8-9): In this fifth book of the series, the program for Year 4 is structured similarly to that of Year 3. Designed to consolidate and extend skills, knowledge and understanding, again there is a… Learn More

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(age 8-9): In this fifth book of the series, the program for Year 4 is structured similarly to that of Year 3. Designed to consolidate and extend skills, knowledge and understanding, again there is a particular emphasis on skills acquisition.Attuned to the range of National Curriculum experiences, particular features of this book are: the progressive development of vokal and instrumental techniques, a module focusing on a structured approach to reading and writing music, knowledge and understanding of music placed in an historical context, a musical production. Introduction ? MODULE 1 USING VOICES: Technique, posture, voice-warming, part-singing, etc.: Warming up the voice ? Vowels ? Breathing and phrasing ? Right from the start ? Jazzing it up ? Putting it all together ? MODULE 2 WORKING ON INSTRUMENTAL TECHNIQUES: Beater technique, co-ordination, part-playing, etc.: Performing a piece in medieval style ? Fiddle-i-dee ? Round and around ? Melodic accompaniments ? This old hammer ? Rondo ? MODULE 3 IMPROVISING AND COMPOSING: Structure, musical elements, expression, notation, etc.: Old Blue ? Starting from a small cell ? Gradual change ? Words and sounds ? Hallowe'en ? Class composition ? MODULE 4 READING AND WRITING MUSIC: Pitch, note-values, treble clefs, rests, metre, etc.: Notation: pitch and rhythm ? Blck socks ? Rests, rhythms and accents ? Same song, different rhythm ? Looking at musical instruments ? Summary lesson ? MODULE 5 KNOWLEDGE, UNDERSTANDING AND CONTEXT: Repertoire, history, instruments, cultures, etc.: Soundscapes ? Making new sounds ? Music through history ? Music of the world ? Looking at musical instruments, Revision lesson ? MODULE 6: PERFORMING A SHOW: The Emperor and the Nightingale, a musical operetta by Margaret Rolf ? APPENDIX: Piano accompaniment to This old hammer