Use this video series on Music Appreciation entitled Dynamics and Tone for kids to study and explore the music concepts of dynamics and tone and the role they play in music. This online music video provides middle-school and homeschool students with the opportunity to learn about and study the fundamentals of music, specifically dynamics and tone to the required K-12 standards.
Musician and educator Stephen Titra imaginatively combines information about composers, musical eras, and musical concepts with carefully chosen examples from the classical repertoire. Using various period and modern instruments, Titra demonstrates how dynamics and tone help add meaning to and allow interpretation of all kinds of music. Again using live music, archival pictures, and recorded sound from different eras of musical history.
Then use our online interactive quizzes to discover what you have learnt and strengthen your understanding of the subject.
Each online video is purposely subtitled in such a way as to encourage improvement of the students reading literacy, while at the same time providing the benefit of allowing the student to learn the relevant topic at their own speed.