Lesson Plan: Franz Joseph Haydn

Symphony No. 94 in C Major “Surprise,”: Second Movement

GRADES K-2

Overview:

Over the three lessons, the concept areas of Rhythm, Melody, Form, Expressive Qualities and Harmony are used. Skills developed are Singing, Moving, Listening, Playing Instruments and Creating (including Reading and Writing).

Lessons Include:

  1. Soft and Loud
  2. Ti-Ti and Ta
  3. Dance and Play


GRADES 3-5

Overview:

Over the three lessons, all six of the concept areas of Rhythm, Melody, Form, Timbre, Expressive Qualities and Harmony are used. Skills developed are Singing, Moving, Listening, Playing Instruments, Creating (including Reading and Writing Music) and Relating music to other subject areas.

Lessons Include:

  1. Theme and Variations Form
  2. Form and Composition
  3. Harmony, Haydn, and History