$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
Introduction
8. Putting It All Together (L'il Liza Jane)
The Symbols of Music
Review Answer Key
The Water Is Wide, a performance piece
4. Barlines and Measures
5. Beats
6. Time Signature
7. Dots
Unit 1 -- Staff, Clefs, Notes
1. The Staff
2. Treble Clef
3. Bass Clef
5. Whole Note
6. Half Note
3. Quarter Rest and Eighth Rest
8. Natural Sign and Accidentals
Unit 4 -- More Musical Symbols and Terms
1. How Loud? How Soft?
2. More About Loud and Soft
Ready to Read Music Certificate
4. Grand Staff
5. Sharp and Flat
6. Key Signatures
8. Ties
4. Staccato and Fermata
5. Accent, Tenuto, and Marcato
6. Repeats, First and Second Endings
7. Vocal Music
4. Notes
8. Eighth Note
Unit 2 -- Rhythm
1. Rests
2. Whole Rest and Half Rest
7. Quarter Note
Unit 3 -- Pitch
1. Note Names in the Treble Clef
2. Note Names in the Bass Clef
3. Ledger Lines
7. Naming Key Signatures
3. How Fast? How Slow?