Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute

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Classroom Thunderstorm
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Students create a class composition of a thunderstorm by exploring expressive qualities of crescendo/decrescendo and accelerando/ritardando

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Performing Arts
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Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute
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01/01/2015
Comparing Different Versions of a Known Song
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Students create different versions of a known song and listen to contrasting recordings for musical differences and similarities.

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Arts and Humanities
Film and Music Production
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Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute
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01/01/2015
Composing in Simple and Compound Meters
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Students compose and notate short rhythms in 4/4, 3/4, and 6/8 meters across multiple class periods.

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Performing Arts
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Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute
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01/01/2015
Exploring Historical and Cultural Connections to the Guitar
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Students explore the sound, evolution, performance techniques, and culture of guitar-like instruments from around the world.

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Arts and Humanities
World Cultures
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Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute
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01/01/2015
Exploring Long and Short Rhythmic Patterns Through Movement and Composition
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Students create movements to represent long and short rhythmic patterns and compose patterns using non-traditional notation.

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Performing Arts
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Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute
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Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute - Music Educators Toolbox
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01/01/2015
Improvising with Our Voices
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Students use their singing voices to take turns improvising and creating melodic phrases on a given theme.

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Performing Arts
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Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute
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Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute - Music Educators Toolbox
Date Added:
01/01/2015