NATIONAL ARTS COUNCIL
NAC-AEP Programme Details
Programme ID: AEP0318028
Our Music Today
- OUTLINE -
Music has never developed more quickly in the history of man than in the last hundred years or so. ‘Our Music Today’ is a crash course in the main genres of modern music – Jazz, Latin, Rock, Funk, R&B, Electronic and Country. Students will experience music performed by an extremely versatile live band, accompanied by fun facts about each genre covered. Outline: - Introduction - Live band performances of music - Explanations in between songs about the various genres - Live demonstration of electronics popular today - Student participation onstage, time permitting
- LEARNING OBJECTIVES -
At the end of the programme, students (should) Primary - be exposed to and have some appreciation of the main genres of popular music - have an awareness of the differences between the various genres of popular music - possibly become interested in learning a musical instrument - have enjoyed a performance by a professional live band Secondary/Pre-Tertiary - develop an appreciation of the arts to seed engagement in the arts - develop a deeper awareness of the evolution of modern music - be able to identify some characteristics of and distinguish between the genres of popular music - gained new knowledge to grow their creative and expressive capacities - have enjoyed a performance by a professional live band - possibly become interested in learning a musical instrument
- DETAILS -
School Hall, Theatre
Pri - Lower / Pri - Upper / Sec - Lower / Sec - Upper / JC/CI / ITE
None / Electrical Power Point
1 instructor, 3 other musicians/performers
- COST -
Schools may use the Tote Board Arts Grant to subsidise the programme cost. There is a subsidy of up to 50% of the programme cost for mainstream schools, and up to 70% of the programme cost for Special Education Schools.
The Tote Board Arts Grant is not applicable to pre-schools. NAC partners selected pre-school centres to receive funding to purchase Pre-School AEP.
The following programme is approved under NAC-AEP 2019/2020 until 31 December 2020.
- CONTACT -
- Good People Music -