Lesson Plans
General Music 7A 3rd Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 02/24/2014 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Music Listening Activities:
History of Jazz YouTube series
Start Mozart Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Trained male singers: Josh Groban, Il Volo, Forte, Canadian Tenors,
Contemporary jazz performer: Harry Connick, Jr. Michael Buble
Vocabulary: jazz, Classical, Mozart, improvisation
Rhythm Practice Activities:
Continue work on syncopated patterns,
Vocabulary: syncopation, ensemble
Note Reading Practice Activities:
Continue work with new song booklets; playing rhythms, singing the notes,
Review scale structure
Group Singing/Improvising/Accompanying Activities:

Improvise rhythms with song booklet songs
Practice guitar chords to go with song booklets
Learn how to add improvised singing parts
Music Creating: Ensemble Work and Solo Work
Create rhythm ensemble using syncopated patterns; auxiliary percussion
Perform composition #2 with keyboard drum accompaniments and class drums