Big Idea: Organizational Structure

Understanding: Every art form uses its own unique language, verbal and non-verbal, to document and communicate with the world.

Benchmark: Analyze expressive elements in a musical work and describe how the choices and manipulations of the elements support, for the listener, the implied meaning of the composer/performer.
Remarks: e.g., tempo markings, expression markings, articulation markings, phrasing, scales, modes, harmonic structure, timbre choice, rhythm, orchestration

MU.912.O.3.1 is used in the following courses :