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Grade 6-8
10m

Everyone's a Musician: Musical Expression

by Brooke T. | Music POPULAR

5 Lessons 10:07
  1. 1. Dynamics 3:05
  2. 2. Tempo 2:16
  3. 3. Articulations 1:14
  4. 4. Timbre 2:36
  5. 5. Phrasing 0:56

Grade 6-8

10m

POPULAR

Course


About the course

Through attentive listening and hands-on application, dive into common techniques of musical expression including dynamics, tempo, articulations, timbre, and phrasing. Take musicianship to the next level by applying your new-found technique.

Can you count like a metronome? Or pitch a note like a bird? With this week's topic, you'll discover that Everyone's a Musician.

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Music Expression

Course overview

1

Dynamics

Students will learn dynamics by listening to different volumes and applying it to the symbols.

2

Tempo

Students will learn tempo by looking at tempo compared to walking pace.

3

Articulations

Students will learn articulations by listening and seeing different articulations.

4

Timbre

Students will learn timbre by listening to various instruments and vocal styles.

5

Phrasing

Students will learn phrasing by listening to different examples of music, and comparing it to speech.

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Quiz

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Tags:

  • Accents
  • Music
  • Music Theory
  • Reading Music

Recommended Materials

  • 2 Pencils
  • A surface to play on
  • Paper

Instructor

Brooke is a composer, percussionist, and teaching artist in New York City. She holds a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Music Composition and has been performing as a drummer/percussionist for over sixteen years. She loves to play rock music and write musical theatre.

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