M/J Guitar 2: MU.68.S.2.1

Big Idea: Skills, Techniques, and Processes
  • Understanding: Development of skills, techniques, and processes in the arts strengthens our ability to remember, focus on, process, and sequence information.
    • Benchmark: Perform music from memory to demonstrate knowledge of the musical structure.
☆ Categorized as Best Assessed in the Classroom (BAC)

Students will be able to:

  • perform, from memory, an individual melody with rhythmic and melodic accuracy.
  • utilize memory strategies to aid in the memorization of an entire piece
    • memorization strategies
  • play selected scales (first position keys of C, G, D, A, E) by memory with the correct left and right hand fingerings
    • first position scales (C, G, D, A, E)

Students will know:

  • memorization strategies
  • first position scales (C, G, D, A, E)