Discovering Music Syllabus

Recommended for two semesters; 17 Modules; H.S. credit 1.0 (History, Fine Arts, Humanities)

Module 1 Using Music History to Unlock Western Culture
Unit 1 Read This First
Unit 2 Module 1 Overview
Unit 3 Module 1 Video
Unit 4 Key Dates
Unit 5 Listening Exercise 1
Unit 6 Listening Exercise 2
Unit 7 Listening Exercise 3
Unit 8 Listening Exercise 4
Unit 9 Module 1 Listening
Unit 10 Module 1 Gallery
Unit 11 Module 1 Quiz
Module 2 Music Entwined with Great Events of Western History
Unit 1 Module 2 Overview
Unit 2 Module 2 Video
Unit 3 Module 2 Listening
Unit 4 Module 2 Gallery
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Putting It All Together
Unit 7 Module 2 Quiz
Module 3 Technology, Terminology, and Cultural Perspective
Unit 1 Module 3 Overview
Unit 2 Module 3 Video
Unit 3 Module 3 Listening
Unit 4 Module 3 Gallery
Unit 5 Putting It All Together
Unit 6 Module 3 Quiz
Module 4 Fanfare and Power: The Court of Louis XIV
Unit 1 Module 4 Overview
Unit 2 Module 4 Video
Unit 3 Module 4 Listening
Unit 4 Module 4 Gallery
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Putting It All Together
Unit 7 Module 4 Quiz
Module 5 Sweeping Away the Renaissance into the Baroque
Unit 1 Module 5 Overview
Unit 2 Module 5 Video
Unit 3 Module 5 Listening
Unit 4 Module 5 Gallery
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Putting It All Together
Unit 7 Module 5 Quiz
Module 6 Liturgical Calendar, Street Parties, and the New Church Music
Unit 1 Module 6 Overview
Unit 2 Module 6 Video
Unit 3 Module 6 Listening
Unit 4 Module 6 Gallery
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Putting It All Together
Unit 7 Module 6 Quiz
Unit 8 First Quarter Exam
Module 7 A Lively Journey Through the Life of Johann Sebastian Bach
Unit 1 Module 7 Overview
Unit 2 Module 7 Video
Unit 3 Module 7 Listening
Unit 4 Module 7 Gallery
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Putting It All Together
Unit 7 Module 7 Quiz
Module 8 Enlightenment, Classicism, and the Astonishing Mozart
Unit 1 Module 8 Overview
Unit 2 Module 8 Video
Unit 3 Module 8 Listening
Unit 4 Module 8 Gallery
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Putting It All Together
Unit 7 Module 8 Quiz
Module 9 Into the Abyss: The Century Struggles with Unfettered Imagination
Unit 1 Module 9 Overview
Unit 2 Module 9 Video
Unit 3 Module 9 Listening
Unit 4 Module 9 Gallery
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Module 9 Quiz
Module 10 Beethoven as Hero and Revolutionary
Unit 1 Module 10 Overview
Unit 2 Module 10 Video
Unit 3 Module 10 Listening
Unit 4 Module 10 Gallery
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Putting It All Together
Unit 7 Module 10 Quiz
Unit 8 Second Quarter Exam
Module 11 Salons, Poetry, and the Power of Song
Unit 1 Module 11 Overview
Unit 2 Module 11 Video
Unit 3 Module 11 Listening
Unit 4 Module 11 Gallery
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Putting It All Together
Unit 7 Module 11 Quiz
Module 12 A Tale of Four Virtuosi and the Birth of the Tone Poem
Unit 1 Module 12 Overview
Unit 2 Module 12 Video
Unit 3 Module 12 Listening
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Putting It All Together
Unit 7 Module 12 Quiz
Module 13 Nationalism and the Explosion of Romantic Opera
Unit 1 Module 13 Overview
Unit 2 Module 13 Video
Unit 3 Module 13 Listening
Unit 4 Links to Web Resources
Unit 5 Putting It All Together
Unit 6 Module 13 Quiz
Module 14 The Absolutely New World of Wagner
Unit 1 Module 14 Overview
Unit 2 Module 14 Video
Unit 3 Module 14 Listening
Unit 4 Module 14 Gallery
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Putting It All Together
Unit 7 Module 14 Quiz
Unit 8 Third Quarter Exam
Module 15 Imperial Russia - A Cultural Odyssey
Unit 1 Module 15 Overview
Unit 2 Module 15 Video
Unit 3 Module 15 Listening
Unit 4 Module 15 Gallery
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Putting It All Together
Unit 7 Module 15 Quiz
Module 16 Load Up the Wagons: The Story of American Music
Unit 1 Module 16 Overview
Unit 2 Module 16 Video
Unit 3 Module 16 Listening
Unit 4 Links to Web Resources
Unit 5 Putting It All Together
Unit 6 Module 16 Quiz
Module 17 Turning the Page on Western Tradition with the Explosion of War
Unit 1 Module 17 Overview
Unit 2 Module 17 Video
Unit 3 Module 17 Listening
Unit 4 Module 17 Gallery
Unit 5 Links to Web Resources
Unit 6 Putting It All Together
Unit 7 Module 17 Quiz
Unit 8 Fourth Quarter Exam