Course curriculum

  • 1

    Accompaniment

    • Accompaniment Handout - Enharmonic & Accompaniment Range

    • Chord Progressions by Family

    • Amazing Grace Arrangement

  • 2

    Arrangements

    • Arrangements by Level (Suggested Order)

    • One-song Medley Worksheet

  • 3

    Blues & Improvisation

    • Blues & Improv Project Summary & Checklist

    • Storytelling in 12 Bar Blues (Excerpt)

  • 4

    Composition & Improvisation

    • Songwriting Handbook

  • 5

    General

    • How to Achieve a Breakthrough

    • Student Relationship Graph Template

    • Results or Excuses

    • Success Occurs When...

  • 6

    Music Graphics & Quotes

    • Dear Music

    • Einstein quote

    • Function of music

    • I Believe in Music

    • Music is a World

    • Music is healing

    • Music is my escape

    • Music is the Mediator

    • Music Played from the Heart

    • My music can tell you

    • My neighbors listen

    • Plato Music Quote

  • 7

    Playlist

    • Extra Playlist Projects

    • Playlist Duets

    • Tool & Strategy Review Cards

  • 8

    Potpourri & Fun

    • What's Your Blues Name - Handout

    • Hidden Pictures - Piano

    • New Music Terms

  • 9

    Reading Rhythm

    • Note Disc Suggestions Handout

  • 10

    Reading Notes

    • High and Low C Streams

  • 11

    Reading General Resources

    • Dynamics Chart

    • Basic Tempo Markings

    • Pattern-Based Sheet Music List

    • Free Sheet Music Links - Early to Late Beginner

    • Free Sheet Music Links - Early Intermediate

  • 12

    Scale & Theory

    • Pendulum View of Scale Tones (Accompaniment 2)

    • Key Signature Summary Chart

    • Minor Scales