$26.99
Ready to Read Music
Sequential Lessons in Music Reading Readiness
By Jay Althouse
Item: 00-21835
UPC: 038081212265
ISBN 10: 0739032852
ISBN 13: 9780739032855
PRICE: $26.99
Category: General Music and Classroom Publications
Format: Comb Bound Book
Don't ask your students to read music until they are "ready to read music." This 100% reproducible book is packed with four sequential units of eight lessons each, all designed to prepare your students to read music. Most of the lessons are followed by a page of exercises, ideal for student assessment. And, as a bonus, you will find page after page of large, reproducible music symbols---great for bulletin boards and flash card learning. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance.
TITLE COMPOSER
1. Note Names in the Treble Clef
2. Note Names in the Bass Clef
3. Ledger Lines
4. Grand Staff
5. Sharp and Flat
6. Key Signatures
2. More About Loud and Soft
3. How Fast? How Slow?
4. Staccato and Fermata
5. Accent, Tenuto, and Marcato
Unit 2 -- Rhythm
1. Rests
2. Whole Rest and Half Rest
3. Quarter Rest and Eighth Rest
4. Barlines and Measures
Review Answer Key
The Water Is Wide, a performance piece
Ready to Read Music Certificate
Introduction
Unit 1 -- Staff, Clefs, Notes
1. The Staff
2. Treble Clef
3. Bass Clef
4. Notes
5. Whole Note
6. Half Note
7. Quarter Note
8. Eighth Note
5. Beats
6. Time Signature
7. Dots
8. Ties
Unit 3 -- Pitch
7. Naming Key Signatures
8. Natural Sign and Accidentals
Unit 4 -- More Musical Symbols and Terms
1. How Loud? How Soft?
6. Repeats, First and Second Endings
7. Vocal Music
8. Putting It All Together (L'il Liza Jane)
The Symbols of Music