Chorus 4: MU.912.H.1.5

Big Idea: Historical and Global Connections
  • Understanding: Through study in the arts, we learn about and honor others and the worlds in which they live(d).
    • Benchmark: Analyze music within cultures to gain understanding of authentic performance practices.
☆ Categorized as Important (I) ☆ To be evaluated by Responding Items (R)

Students will be able to:

  • independently characterize regional and historical elements of various indigenous music, e.g., rhythms, textures, modalities, tonalities, folksongs and lore, instrumentation, vocal style, etc.
  • analyze and discuss structural and expressive elements that characterize musical and cultural identity.
  • research and present materials via oral, written and/or digital media.
  • analyze, rehearse, and perform quality choral literature from diverse cultures.

Students will know: