Standards in Music Education
2014 Music Standards PK-8
Music National Standards Comparison: 1994 versus 2014
National Core ARTS Standards
National Standards for Music
Content Standard 1: Singing alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music.
Content Standard 2: Performing on instruments alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music.
Content Standard 3: Improvising melodies, variations, and accompaniments.
Content Standard 4: Composing and arranging music within specified guidelines.
Content Standard 5: Reading and notating music.
Content Standard 6: Listening to music, analyzing and describing music.
Content Standard 7: Evaluating music and music performances.
Content Standard 8: Understanding relationships between music, the other arts, and disciplines outside the arts.
Content Standard 9: History and Culture; Understanding music in relation to history and culture.
Content Standard Explanation:
Massachusetts ARTS Curriculum Framework (1999)