Elementary Orchestra: MU.5.S.2.2

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: Apply performance techniques to familiar music.
☆ Categorized as Best Assessed in the Classroom (BAC)

Students will be able to:

  • produce a characteristic instrumental tone.
  • perform on instruments in an ensemble, maintaining a common tempo, blending instrumental timbres, and matching dynamic levels.
  • play with expression and style appropriate for the music performed.
  • respond to the tempo, dynamics, and expressive cues of a conductor.

Students will know: