Second Lesson Plan 11/28-12/1

Elements of Music

Review steady beat; discriminate between gradually slowing down and getting faster.

Review differences in pitch; high and low

Echo short rhythms and melodic patterns: songs -Do-Re-Mi and I’ve been working on the Railroad

Review the following notation by sight: staff, treble clef, whole note half note quarter note, whole rest, half rest, quarter rest

Listening and Understanding

Review families of instruments

Review instruments in string family; violin, viola, cello, double bass

Introduce the songs:

Antonio Vivaldi The Swan(Cello) and Elephants (double bass)

Carlos Chavez, Toccata for percussion, third movement