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The Basic Elements of Music

by Catherine Schmidt-Jones

Explanations (suitable for any age) of the basic elements of music, with suggested activities for introducing the each concept to children at early elementary school level. The course may be used by instructors not trained in music; all necessary definitions and explanations are included.

A Parent's Guide to Band

by Catherine Schmidt-Jones

For the families of students involved in a school band program, information about typical programs, band instruments, lessons, and practice.

Reading Music: Common Notation

by Catherine Schmidt-Jones

This course may be used to introduce or reinforce music-reading skills for someone just learning to play an instrument, or the individual lessons can be used to expand on basic music-reading knowledge or to look up any music-notation terms that are still unfamiliar.

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