Band 5 Honors: MU.912.O.2.2

Big Idea: Organizational Structure
  • Understanding: The structural rules and conventions of an art form serve as both a foundation and departure point for creativity.
    • Benchmark: Transpose melodies into different modalities through performance and composition.
☆ Categorized as Best Assessed in the Classroom (BAC)

Students will be able to:

  • recognize and identify the difference between major and minor harmony
  • describe, in terms of scale degrees, the difference between a major, natural minor, melodic minor, and harmonic minor scale
    • the struction of a major scale
    • the structure of various minor scales (e.g. natural, melodic, harmonic)

Students will know:

  • the struction of a major scale
  • the structure of various minor scales (e.g. natural, melodic, harmonic)