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