CMS Choir  

Learning Guide 4

Questions

1. How do you read music? 

2. What are the main symbols on the staff?

3. What are the names of the notes on the staff?

 

  • Students will discuss and demonstrate basic music terms 

 

Key Vocabulary

 

  • Key Signature
  • Tempo Markings
  • Crescendo
  • Decrescendo
  • Slur
  • 2/4 Time
  • Eighth Note
  • Pick-Up Notes
  • Double Bar Line 
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CMS Choir

Learning Guide 4

Theory 

Questions

1. How do you read music? 

2. What are the main symbols on the staff?

3. What are the names of the notes on the staff?

 

  • Students will discuss and demonstrate basic music terms 

CMS Choir

Learning Guide 4

Theory cont. 

Questions

  • What is the diferance between Unison singing and Harmoney singing?

CMS Choir

Learning Guide 4 

Key Vocabulary 

 

  • Interval
  • Octave
  • Unison
  • Harmoney 
  • Dynamics 

Learning Targets

  • Students will be able to demonstrate and produce the correct mouth shape srequired to produce proper vowel and consonant sounds
  • Students will be able to understand how to produce a proper tone resulting from proper Vowel shapes
  • Students will understand how to produce a proper tone resulting from correct seating and standing posture.
  • Students will understand how to produce a proper tone resulting from correct breath support.

Vocal 

Breathe Support - in singing, efficient and

appropriate use of the breath stream for phonation

CMS Choir 

Learning Guide 4

Questions

  • What is a Composer?

Learning Targets

  • Students will be able to identify different Composers. 

History