Conducting music

Unleash your inner maestro and learn the techniques and nuances of conducting music. Explore top tips and tricks to lead an orchestra with confidence and finesse.
The Primary Pad: Conducting Music Music Theory Piano, Music Theory Lessons, Music Theory Worksheets, Piano Music, Singing Lessons, Piano Keys, Music Jokes, Music Nerd, Primary Singing Time

I had the privilege of going to an Activity Day last week with 18 of the cutest 8-11 year old girls in my ward. The leaders had asked me to come and spend an hour with them teaching them how to conduct music. This would help them fulfill one of the requirements in their 'Faith in God'. (It is under 'Developing Talents' page 10- "Learn to play, sing, or lead a song from the Children's Songbook.") I put together a slideshow to help with my presentation. It ended up being 28 slides long with…

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December Caswell
Time signatures & conducting patterns - great for future student conductors Music Theory Lessons, Drum Lessons, Piano Lessons, Music Teaching Resources, Music Education, Music Rhythm, Sound Of Music, Music Classroom, Music Teacher

Most contemporary music is in 4/4 time and is the basis for nearly every famous song I can think of. Most people couldn't name five songs without at least two or three of them being in strictly in 4/4 time. For a long time I have wondered what made the music I love particularly unique. Recently, when I have asked my more musically inclined friends why this was, most of them made reference to odd time signatures and unconventional time signatures not typically employed in Western Music. They…

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Alisha Pavelites