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