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Beaverton School District
Beaverton School District

Beaverton Schools

6-12 Grade Band & Orchestra Learning Targets

Fine Arts, 6-12 Band and Orchestra

ALT 1 - Performs music with quality of sound, technique and musicality 

AST 1.1 Tone/Blend
AST 1.2 Intonation
AST 1.3 Balance
AST 1.4 Articulation/Bowing
AST 1.5 Rhythm & Precision
AST 1.6 Facility
AST 1.7 Interpretation/Style
AST 1.8 Phrasing/Dynamics
AST 1.9 Expression/Sensitivity

ALT 2- Demonstrates ensemble skills

AST 2.1 Preparedness
AST 2.2 Professionalism
AST 2.3 Contributes to rehearsal

ALT 3 - Listens and Responds

AST 3.1 Diagnose performance of self and others using appropriate musical terminology
AST 3.2 Prescribe solutions for performance issues
AST 3.3 Demonstrate awareness of cross-curricular, cultural and/or historical context and relevance 

ALT 4- Demonstrates musical literacy

AST 4.1 Read and interpret musical notation
AST 4.2 Demonstrate understanding and proper use of musical terminology and markings