Music Learning Theory

ELEMENTARY GENERAL

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THE GENERAL MUSIC SERIES

Our sequential, research-based K–8 general music series offers groundbreaking educational power, convenience, and affordability.
Jump Right In: The General Music Series...
  • Is based on how children learn music, rather than how it has always been taught
  • Can be used with ease by teachers of any methodological background

  • Focuses on helping children learn to audiate and become independent, creative musicians
  • Allows teachers to adapt all lessons to meet the needs of individual children
  • Incorporates outstanding folk repertoire from all over the world
  • Conforms to the National Standards - Includes comprehensive lesson plans for each song and activity
  • Features high-quality CD recordings of every song
  • Contains four components for each grade: a full-color, hardcover student book; a spiral-bound teacher resource guide with lesson plans, indexes, and scope and sequence information; a complete set of recordings on compact disc; and a piano accompaniment book
Currently we have resources available for K through 4 general music—grades 5 through 8 are currently in development.

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KINDERGARTEN THROUGH FOURTH GRADE

Music Learning Theory (MLT) : Together Again in Harmony
Together Again in Harmony

Combining Orff Schulwerk and Music Learning Theory
Diane M. Lange
JRI General Music : Jump Right In: Student Book, Grade 1
Jump Right In: Student Book, Grade 1

The General Music Series - Second Edition
Beth Bolton, Cynthia Taggart
JRI General Music : Jump Right In: Student Book, Grade 2
Jump Right In: Student Book, Grade 2

The General Music Series - Second Edition
Beth Bolton, Cynthia Taggart
JRI General Music : Jump Right In: Student Book, Grade 3
Jump Right In: Student Book, Grade 3

The General Music Series - Second Edition
Beth Bolton, Cynthia Taggart
JRI General Music : Jump Right In: Student Book, Grade 4
Jump Right In: Student Book, Grade 4

The General Music Series - Second Edition
Beth Bolton

OTHER JUMP RIGHT IN RESOURCES

Jump Right In : Jump Right In to Listening
Jump Right In to Listening

Music for Young Children
Edwin E. Gordon

LEARNING SEQUENCE ACTIVITIES

Music Education : Tonal and Rhythm Pattern Audiation Recordings (5-CD set)
Tonal and Rhythm Pattern Audiation Recordings (5-CD set)

Jump Right In: The Music Curriculum
Edwin E. Gordon

RECORDER

Jump Right In : Jump Right In: Teacher's Guide for Books 1 & 2 - Soprano Recorder
Jump Right In: Teacher's Guide for Books 1 & 2 - Soprano Recorder

The Instrumental Series
Richard F. Grunow, Edwin E. Gordon, Christopher D. Azzara
Jump Right In : Jump Right In: Student Book 1 - Soprano Recorder (Book with CD)
Jump Right In: Student Book 1 - Soprano Recorder (Book with CD)

The Instrumental Series
Richard F. Grunow, Edwin E. Gordon, Christopher D. Azzara
Jump Right In : Jump Right In: Student Book 2 - Soprano Recorder (Book with CD)
Jump Right In: Student Book 2 - Soprano Recorder (Book with CD)

The Instrumental Series
Richard F. Grunow, Edwin E. Gordon, Christopher D. Azzara

Additional Elementary General Resources

Music Learning Theory (MLT) : Ways Children Learn Music
Ways Children Learn Music

An Introduction and Practical Guide to Music Learning Theory
Eric M. Bluestine
Music Learning Theory (MLT) : Learning Sequences in Music, 2012 Edition
Learning Sequences in Music, 2012 Edition

A Contemporary Music Learning Theory
Edwin E. Gordon
Jump Right In : You Are My Sunshine
You Are My Sunshine

Richard F. Grunow, Christopher D. Azzara
Jump Right In : Don Gato
Don Gato

Richard F. Grunow, Christopher D. Azzara
Recording : Simple Gifts
Simple Gifts

Richard F. Grunow, Christopher D. Azzara
Music Learning Theory (MLT) : Together in Harmony
Together in Harmony

Combining Orff Schulwerk and Music Learning Theory
Diane M. Lange
Buffalo Music Learning Theory
Buffalo Music Learning Theory

Resloutions and Beyond
Edwin E. Gordon
The Aural / Visual Experience of Music Literacy
The Aural / Visual Experience of Music Literacy

Reading and Writing Music Notation
Edwin E. Gordon
Improvisation in the Music Classroom
Improvisation in the Music Classroom

Sequential Learning
Edwin E. Gordon