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