$29.99
Ready to Read Music
Sequential Lessons in Music Reading Readiness
By Jay Althouse
Item: 00-40031
UPC: 038081446882
ISBN 10: 0739096702
ISBN 13: 9780739096703
PRICE: $29.99
Category: General Music and Classroom Publications
Format: Comb Bound Book & Data CD (Enhanced CD)
This 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. As a bonus, there are page after page of large, reproducible music symbols, which are 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
7. Naming Key Signatures
8. Natural Sign and Accidentals
Unit 4 -- More Musical Symbols and Terms
1. How Loud? How Soft?
2. Note Names in the Bass Clef
3. Ledger Lines
4. Grand Staff
5. Sharp and Flat
6. Key Signatures
3. How Fast? How Slow?
4. Staccato and Fermata
5. Accent, Tenuto, and Marcato
6. Repeats, First and Second Endings
7. Vocal Music
8. Putting It All Together (L'il Liza Jane)
2. More About Loud and Soft
2. Whole Rest and Half Rest
3. Quarter Rest and Eighth Rest
4. Barlines and Measures
1. Rests
2. Treble Clef
3. Bass Clef
4. Notes
5. Whole Note
The Symbols of Music
Review Answer Key
The Water Is Wide, a performance piece
Ready to Read Music Certificate
6. Half Note
7. Quarter Note
8. Eighth Note
Unit 2 -- Rhythm
Introduction
Unit 1 -- Staff, Clefs, Notes
1. The Staff
5. Beats
1. Note Names in the Treble Clef
6. Time Signature
7. Dots
8. Ties
Unit 3 -- Pitch