Beginning Choir – Grade 6

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Fine Arts


Students will develop musical knowledge and skills in the choral setting.Students begin to develop choral skills, including singing in unison and harmony, with emphasis on vocal production and technique.Students learn to read, write, and compose music, using basic music theory.They explore and perform music in a variety of music styles.In addition, students develop an understanding of acceptable concert etiquette.Students who demonstrate more advanced skills will have the opportunity to participate in sanctioned VMEA and/or ACDA choir activities (e.g., VA Honor Choir, District Assessment and Festival).All scheduled concerts and rehearsals are required for this course.