M/J Guitar 1: MU.68.C.1.1

Big Idea: Critical Thinking and Reflection
  • Understanding: Cognition and reflection are required to appreciate, interpret, and create with artistic intent.
    • Benchmark: Develop strategies for listening to unfamiliar musical works.
☆ Categorized as Best Assessed in the Classroom (BAC)

Students will be able to:

  • describe and employ active listening techniques when listening to music.
    • active listening is the gateway to understanding a piece of music
  • identify elements in various pieces such as form, tonality, style period, genre, or instrumentation.
    • musical elements: form, tonality, style period, genre, instrumentation, articulation
  • follow a listening map.
    • listening map

Students will know:

  • musical elements: form, tonality, style period, genre, instrumentation, articulation
  • listening map
  • active listening is the gateway to understanding a piece of music