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Secondary Music - General, Theory/Composition - Advanced
Core Standards of the Course
Generate rhythmic, melodic, and harmonic phrases and variations with harmonic accompaniments within expanded tonalities, forms, and meters through both aural dictation and original ideas that convey expressive intent.
Strand: PERFORM (A.MG.P.)
Students will analyze, interpret, and select artistic work for performance. They will develop techniques and concepts to refine artistic work, and express meaning through the presentation of musical works (Standards A.MG.P.1–8).
- Harmonic structure, density, and tonal center
- Dynamics and expressive qualities
Share live or recorded performances of works, and demonstrate how the elements of music and technical performance skills and interpretive decisions are used to convey expressive intent.
Strand: RESPOND (A.MG.R.)
Students will perceive and analyze artistic work and process. They will interpret intent and meaning, and apply criteria to evaluate artistic work and process (Standards A.MG.R.1–6).
Apply researched or personally developed criteria to select music that expresses personal experiences and interests, visual images, concepts, texts, or storylines, in moderately complex forms, and describe and justify the choices.
Justify and defend interpretations of varied works, and demonstrate an understanding of the composer’s intent by citing the use of elements and components of music, compositional techniques, and the style and context of each work.
Strand: CONNECT (A.MG.CO.)
Students will synthesize and relate knowledge from personal and collaborative experience to make and receive art. They will relate artistic ideas and works with societal, cultural, and historical context to deepen understanding (Standards A.MG.CO.1–4).
http://www.uen.org - in partnership with Utah State Board of Education (USBE) and Utah System of Higher Education (USHE). Send questions or comments to USBE Specialist - Cathy Jensen and see the Fine Arts - Secondary website. For general questions about Utah's Core Standards contact the Director - DIANA SUDDRETH .