Music

Music & Worship – Wed. 11:00 AM with Kh. Irene Khouri (2024-2025)

Students must be able to read words but not necessarily music. There will be handouts and worksheets available that will need to be printed and should be kept in a three-ring binder throughout the year. Handouts may require colored markers or pencils to complete. Music scores will be provided for the student’s future use. Summary: […]

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Music Appreciation – Fri. 12:00 PM with Anne McClintic (2024-2025)

Required Text/Books: Supplied by teacher Summary: This class will provide students with an appreciation and understanding of music through exposure to different musical styles, listening, and analysis.  Students will develop their ears to identify patterns, instruments, and styles by their sound.  Students will also learn music terminology and music theory in order to write about music.  In

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Music Literacy – Fri. 11:00 AM with Anne McClintic (2024-2025)

Required Text/Books: Fundamentals of Piano Theory Preparatory Level by Keith Snell and Martha Ashleigh (link to purchase on Amazon Summary: This class will focus on developing foundational skills for developing music literacy.  The course will include critical listening, music notation, basic music writing, and singing.  Upon completion of this class, students will be able to read

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Music Composition 6th-12th grade, Fri. 10:00 AM with Anne McClintic (2024-2025)

Required Text/Materials:• Fundamentals of Piano Theory Preparatory Level by Keith Snell and Martha Ashleigh (link to purchase on Amazon: ) • Free account with Noteflight.com Summary: This class will introduce music composition while furthering skills in music literacy. We will focus on using Western, modern staff notation and solfége. There will be a brief introduction to

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Voice – Level 1 (4-6) – Fri. 3:00 PM with Pres. Suzanne Lichtenstein (2024-2025)

Learn to sing in a supportive environment, along with friends! The Voice is the instrument given to each of us by God. We all can learn to be confident singers if we have an encouraging introduction to singing at an early age. Prerequisites What We Will Study How We Will Learn What to Expect Textbooks:

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Piano, Level 1B — Year 1 (4-6); Year 2 (K-3) – Fri, 12:00 PM with Pres. Suzanne Lichtenstein (2024-2025)

Welcome to Piano Class! Learn along with friends, to make your piano journey more fun. This class is Year 1 for ages 9-13, and Year 2 for ages 5-8. Brand-new beginners younger than age 9 should enroll in Level 1A. Age matters more than grade level for piano.  Prerequisites What to Expect Required Equipment Required

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Music Horizons, Level 2 (1-6) – Wed. 2:00 PM with Pres. Suzanne Lichtenstein (2024-2025)

Music Horizons is our Level 2 Music Fluency course for elementary students. This is a Level 2 course for students who have already taken Music Fluency Level 1, “Music Explorers.”  Elementary children of all ages and abilities will enjoy this class. During the course of the year, we will study Science of Sound and Acoustics,

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Music Explorers, Level 1 (4-6) – Wed. 11:00 AM with Pres. Suzanne Lichtenstein (2024-2025)

Music Explorers is our Level 1 Music Fluency course for elementary students. Elementary children of all ages and abilities will enjoy this class. It is an introductory course in Music Fluency that covers Science of Sound, Solfege and Moveable Do/tonic, Music Theory, Music History, Composers & Genres, Composing, Introduction to Modes, and Introduction to Byzantine

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Voice – Level 2 (1-6) – Wed. 3:00 PM with Pres. Suzanne Lichtenstein (2024-2025)

This class is for those who have completed the Level 1 class, and also for new students who have received at least one year of formal Voice Training.  Prerequisites Level 2 introduces singing in foreign languages. Translations are provided. Children enjoy exploring the beautiful sounds and rhythms of other languages. Most of our songs will

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