Basics of Harmony is an all-in-one interactive slideshow which guides students through the sight, sound, and feel of harmony in music. It contains all the basics you need to teach harmony, including real-life photographs, interactive experiences, assessment opportunities, and engaging audio examples.
The slideshow has a classic, sophisticated design geared to attract both young and advanced music students alike. Best of all, the intuitive slideshow is perfect for a non-music substitute as well as a master music teacher! Students will enjoy this slideshow as part of a center or whole-group activity.
This is only the beginning of what is sure to be an epic series of “Basics”! Check out what’s already available:
Basics of Beat
Basics of Pitch
Basics of Rhythm
Basics of Harmony
Basics of Dynamics
Basics of Form
—introductory slides with icon map and main menu for ease of navigation
—dictionary definition of harmony
—5 slides featuring the sounds of harmony (e.g., chords, choir, band, keyboard instruments, etc.)
—5 slides featuring the sights/videos of harmony (e.g., barbershop music, stacked notes, accompaniment, etc. )
—5 slides with recorded play-alongs to show the feel of harmony (e.g., rounds, partner songs, pitched percussion activity, etc.)
—2 slides of the musical opposites (i.e., things that are not harmony).
—7 bonus slides with additional audio examples and facts.
—4 slides with multiple choice questions (students click on the correct answer)
—1 slide with multiple bonus questions from which students can choose