Music 7




This unit uses the universal appeal of drumming to help students gain a better understanding of the role music and art plays in culture. Students will become familiar with improvisation and composition.


CP7.7  Investigate improvisation using the voice, instruments, and a wide variety of sound sources from the natural and constructed environment.

CR7.1  Respond to professional dance, drama, music, and visual art works using analysis, personal interpretation, and research.

CH7.1 Investigate how artists’ relationship to place may be reflected in their work.

Unit Plan: The Beat Goes On (pdf)