Music Room Book 7
A comprehensive classroom music program by Fairbairn-Leehy-O’Mara.
Written for students around their sixth or seventh year of primary school.
Continuing to build skills and concepts covered in Music Room 6, Music Room 7 introduces 4 great new units:
Rhythm & Rhyme – rap & hip hop rhythms, rhyming loops, turnarounds, chords.
Body & Beat – rhythm, movement & choreography, body percussion, found objects.
Words & Music – generating lyrics, making melodies, creating songs, grooves & colours.
Fun ‘n’ Games – a fun ending to the program, with musical puzzles & games, battle of the bands, class party.
Over an hour of videos, including demonstrations by hip hop dancers, beatboxers, Indigenous gumleaf & didgeridu player, technique work on tuned percussion, body percussion examples, dance steps, choreography and sound exploration. Bonus access to web extras: extensive background information, material, and useful links for the various musical styles covered + additional scores + worked solutions for puzzles & games!