ERIC Number: ED263038
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Secondary Music Education: Band--Orchestra--Choir, Curriculum Guide. Bulletin 1587.
Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge. Div. of Academic Programs.
Guidelines to help secondary music teachers develop band, choir, and orchestra programs are provided. The guide first presents a rationale for and lists the outcomes of music education. Discussed are the quality of musical experiences, the values and relevance of music education, and evaluation of progress in music. A bibliography of additional resources is provided. Three major sections, which comprise the bulk of the guide, deal with band, choir, and orchestra. The kind of information provided for each of these sections includes (1) guidelines for support, including standards for curriculum, scheduling, staff, physical facilities, and materials and equipment; (2) performance objectives for the beginning, intermediate, and advanced levels; and (3) a bibliography. (RM)
Descriptors: Bands (Music), Curriculum, Curriculum Development, Educational Objectives, Educational Quality, Facilities, Guidelines, Instructional Materials, Music Education, Orchestras, Outcomes of Education, Relevance (Education), Resource Materials, School Schedules, Secondary Education, Singing, Standards, Student Evaluation, Values
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge. Div. of Academic Programs.
Note: For related document, see SO 016 867.