Discover why this book is the number one choice of future teachers!Designed for prospective teachers without extensive music backgrounds, this market-leading text provides both a thorough overview of the basic elements of music and a clear sequence of instructional steps that enable you to participate in the same learning process you will use as a teacher. Packaged with a free audio CD that includes both songs and listening lessons found in the text,Music Fundamentalshas been updated to reflect the new National Standards and the diverse nature of today's classrooms.Whatrs"s new in this edition? The nine National Standards for Arts Education in Music have been cued to each teaching strategy throughout Chapters 2-8. The text has been edited to include the most current thinking in music education. The choice of songs provides a more balanced selection of the repertoire and easy-to-access information about each musical selection used in the text. "Teaching Music in Specialized Areas" has been edited for greater clarity and comprehensiveness.Rozmajzl, Michon is the author of 'Music Fundamentals, Methods, And Materials for the Elementary Classroom Teacher ', published 2005 under ISBN 9780205449644 and ISBN 0205449646.