Music and the 8 Habits ofHighly Effective People Aly Gomez, Jessica McAllister, Jocelyn Lucas
Be Proactive! Use your ears tolisten to the music.Always be payingattention and focuson what youre hearing.
Begin With the End In MindThink about the type of music you choose... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1s1ECntZfGI ● what do you want to do with it?● how do you want it to make you feel?● should it be upbeat or slow, sad or happy?
First Things FirstRules of Listening to Music!● Sit down● No distractions● Be comfy● Be thinking about what you are going to hear and why we listen ○ We listen to obtain information. ○ We listen to understand. ○ We listen for enjoyment. ○ We listen to learn.
Think Win-WinListening = Enjoying the music Music releases a feel good chemical in thebrain. It is proven, it makes you happy!!! Distracted = Not enjoying the music
Seek First to Understand, Then to BeUnderstood Listen to the song multiple times to make sure you completely understand it. Once you feel you understand the music share with a friend and boogie on down!
SynergizeEveryone hears things and music differently,therefore everyone gets different things out ofthe song. How do melody and instruments work togetherto make music?
Sharpen the SawListen multiple times for different things! Like: Repetition, specific instruments,different tones or moods, etc.
Find Your Voice; Inspire Others to Find TheirsAfter fully understanding the song, becreative! Use the melody and make apiggyback song for a lesson or to helpyou remember information. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OPzIbbvoiMA