Table of Contents – Music Appreciation Class

  • Rhythm
  • Simple Rhythm Activities
  • Meter in Music
  • Musical Meter Activities
  • Tempo
  • A Tempo Activity
  • Dynamics and Accents in Music
  • A Musical Dynamics Activity
  • A Musical Accent Activity
  • Timbre: The Color of Music
  • Timbre Activities
  • Melody
  • A Melody Activity
  • The Shape of a Melody
  • Theme and Motif in Music
  • Harmony
  • Harmony with Drones
  • Simple Chordal Harmony
  • Parallel Harmonies
  • Independent Harmonies
  • The Textures of Music
  • A Musical Textures Activity
  • An Introduction to Counterpoint
  • Counterpoint Activities: Listening and Discussion
  • Counterpoint Activities: Singing Rounds
  • Form in Music
  • Music Form Activities
  • Orchestral Instruments
  • What Kind of Music is That?
  • The Renassiance Period (1400-1600)
  • The Baroque Period (1600-1750)
  • The Classic Period (1750-1820)
  • The Romantic Period (1820-1900)
  • The Twentieth Century And Early Twenty-First Century