GWM 103B Age: 6+ to 8

This course has been designed for students from the ages 6+ to 8 years.Students will be exposed to different activities and singing leading to understanding music and its elements. Students will have fun singing from a wide range of genres which will help them make a choice on the kind of music that appeals to them. It will also build a curiosity in students to look into music in its entirety.

Course Format

Batch Size: 3 (Online Classes), 6 (InCampus Classes)

Duration: 12 weeks, one 45 mins lesson per week

Prerequisites

Age: 6+ to 8

 

Objectives

  • Help them Understand how music is built by different elements.
  • Help them apply these understanding  to work towards singing perfectly
  • To build understanding through listening and responding
  • Start to understand the nuances of performance

 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Be able to sing a repertoire of songs
  • Be able to start to recognise the elements that make singing perfect and to start working on them
  • Be able to build appreciation in music and making personal choices in music
  • Be able to apply understanding that will lead to very simple creations in music
  • Be able to support each other and work as a team to put up a performance
  • Be able to understand how to rehearse for a good performance

Introduction

  • introduction

Rhythm

  • Beat Patterns

Pitch

  • Pitch – High and Low

Musical Notes

  • Notes

Swara Mapping

  • swara mapping of a song

Performance

  • Prepare for performance
  • Performance

Dynamics

  • Loud and Soft

Articulation

  • Legato, Staccato

Choice of content

  • Additional Song – English
  • Additional Song – Hindi

Musical form

  • Musical form

Musical expression

  • Integration of story narration and musical expression