05138 General Music (Grade 8)

Fine ArtsMiddle School (6–8)

This course aims to broaden a student’s horizons concerning the music of various times, places, and cultures. Through the use of hands-on activities and active listening experiences, students will obtain knowledge of basic musical concepts such as pitch, rhythm, melody, form, dynamics, and musical notation, eventually enabling the student to spend time creating music in various forms.

This course aligns with the Virginia Standards of Learning for Music.



Course Texts and Materials

All required resources are included within the course.

Terms Offered

  • Fall Block
  • Spring Block


  • 1 Credit