Lesson Plans
Music Production 3rd Q 11.12 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/09/2012 Instructor: Brenda Derickson Academics
Have students show/play their songs of past composers and then "remix" of the modern version
Play example of Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture
go over note identification with students
Start on 20th century composers
note and rhythm identification
continue with 20th century composers-avante garde, neo-classical
listen to examples of spirituals and the beginnings of jazz
use Ode to Joy for students to put simple chords with the piece
also have students "play around" with the melody (Ode to Joy)
introduce students to Finale on the computers, also work with the keyboards and identifying the notes on the keyboard
continue work on Ode to Joy pieces; perform them for the class near the end of the hour