6th Grade General Music: 6th grade classroom music includes learning about the elements of music, solfège and notation, music history and culture, and when possible, a field trip to the Boston Symphony Orchestra in February. Students will apply skills on keyboards and improvise and compose their own music.
7th Grade General Music: 7th grade classroom music continues solfège and building skills, jazz history and apply knowledge to blues project, compose original music using motives, ear training exercises with pitch and rhythm and apply these concepts to a “Stomp" project at the end of the year.
8th Grade General Music: 8th grade classroom music continues solfège and building skills, Rock ‘N Roll history, compose advanced original compositions, ear training with pitch and rhythms, Music Careers and experience writing music to film using Garage Band.
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