About Music Transition
Summer Learning Music Transition is designed for students transitioning from grade 7 into grade 8 in September. This course will work on a number of musical elements such as
western music notation, rhythmic patterns, and music appreciation. This
course will also introduce some of the vocal, percussive instruments
(drums and mallets), wind instruments, and string instruments expected
in secondary school.
will work individually, as well as in groups, to develop their musical
skills in listening, reading, and performing using a variety of music
and instruments such as: vocal,
body percussion, drums and keyboard percussion, clarinet or trumpet, and
guitar, just to name a few. Lastly, students will be
introduced to a variety of musical concepts and tools which will provide
an opportunity to gain confidence in their performance
for when they enter secondary school music programs.
This course is suitable for students who will be entering Grade 8 at any secondary school program
in September. Prior musical experience is not required.
Schedule & Location
All Transition classes are scheduled at Carson Graham Secondary School, 2145 Jones Avenue, North Vancouver, BC.
- Classes begin on Thursday, July 2 and conclude on Thursday, July 23, 2020.
- Classes run from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. daily.
- Daily attendance is mandatory.