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