Digital Collages

In 8th grade, we explore our individual musical tastes and aesthetic through songwriting and arranging. To start the unit off, we make a digital collage that represents our musical aesthetic. Here is an example. 

Prompt: Using Google Drawings or any other Google app, create a collage of images that represents your personal musical (aural) aesthetic.

Essential Question: How does defining your personal aesthetic inform how you write music?

Standards Addressed:

  • MU:Cn10.0.8

    • Demonstrate how interests, knowledge, and skills relate to personal choices and intent when creating, performing, and responding to music.

  • MU:Cn11.0.8

    • Demonstrate understanding of relationships between music and the other arts, other disciplines, varied contexts, and daily life.