John Feierabend's wonderfrul DVD of conversational Solfege encourages us to sing in simple solfege, building a small repertoire, practicing this as we would with language and expanding on this over time, slowly. You watch his demonstrations with a group of children.
Level 1 - Teacher's Manual - Conversational Solfege is a dynamic and captivating first-through-eighth grade general music program that enables students to become independent musical thinkers with the help of a rich variety of folk and classical music. With the Conversational Solfege approach, music literacy starts with great literature and an “ear-before-eye” philosophy that correlates with the National Standards. Great songs are broken down into their component parts and then reassembled so ...
Level 2 - Flashcards - Includes 232 Flashcards. Rhythm and tonal patterns printed on cardstock are large enough for a whole class to see. Leading a class through reading patterns has never been so easy.
Level 2 - Teacher's Manual - In this approach, music literacy for Gr.1-8 begins with great literature and an "ear-before-eye" philosophy that correlates with the National Standards. Traditional songs are broken down into component parts and reassembled to meet the ultimate goal of engaging young musicians to hear, understand, read, write, compose and improvise.
Level 3 - Teacher's Manual - Introduces the techniques of conversational solfege method, and contains many songs & rhymes used for the development of musical reading & writing skills. To be used with student "Reading Books". Student writing sheets are provided with permission to duplicate.