2019 - 2020 MCPS High School Course Bulletin
6841/6855 Orchestra, Beginning A/B0.5 credit per semester
Students with no instrumental music experience may elect to take this course to develop basic instrumental skills through a variety of musical materials. The historical significance of the music is discussed. The elements of musical form, terms and symbols, tone production, instrument care, and the importance of practice habits are presented. The development of technical skills necessary to perform Grade I music is stressed. Public performances outside of the school day may be required to meet course objectives.
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit
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