Primary Prodigies (Ages 6+)

Primary Prodigies (Ages 6+)

2 Seasons

Designed for elementary school students, Primary Prodigies is a more advanced series that focuses on the treble clef, reading proper sheet music, intervals, chords, transitioning to black and white music, and lots of musical vocabulary.

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Primary Prodigies (Ages 6+)
  • Chapter Two Introduction (Primary 2.I)

    Episode 1

    In this Prodigies video, Mr. Rob recaps Chapter 1 & introduces Chapter 2!

    Chapter 2 is all about the treble clef, intervals, and moves a bit faster than Chapter 1. In this chapter, we'll practice with more black and white sheet music as we begin to transition away from colorful sheet music.
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  • Introduction to Intervals (Lesson Part II -- Primary 2.1.2)

    Episode 2

    In this Prodigies Music lesson, Mr. Rob introduces intervals--the distance between two notes.

    Mr. Rob provides an overview of all 8 intervals in the C Major Scale. In future chapters, we'll zoom in on specific intervals with more focus.

    1: unison (same note)
    2: second ("Happy Birthday")
    ...

  • Intervals in C Major (Song -- Primary 2.1.3)

    Episode 3

    In this video, Mr. Rob sings, signs & plays with the intervals from the 2.1.2 lesson.

  • Intervals in C Major (Performance -- Primary 2.1.4)

    Episode 4

    Can you play the interval song from 2.1.3 without Mr. Rob to guide you?

    In this Prodigies video, students play song 2.1.3 using the intervals learned in the lesson 2.1.2. This time, students sing, sign and play the song without Mr. Rob modeling.

    This track is great for a performance or asse...

  • Seconds (Lesson Part I -- Primary 2.2.1)

    Episode 5

    In this Prodigies music lesson, Mr. Rob discuss the interval of a second--the distance between C & D, D & E, E & F, etc.

    Mr. Rob prepares students to play "Happy Birthday" in this lesson's song video. Mr. Rob uses the A#/Bb, so if you have the sharps & flats bell extension, get that out for th...

  • Interval Quality (Lesson Part II -- Primary 2.2.2)

    Episode 6

    In this Prodigies Music Lesson, Mr. Rob takes intervals a bit further by talking about the quality of an interval--major or minor.

    The quality of the interval changes the sound drastically, regardless of still being second intervals.

    Mr. Rob discusses the Major seconds: C & D, D & E, F & G,...

  • Happy Birthday (Lesson Part III -- Primary 2.2.3)

    Episode 7

    In this Prodigies Music Lesson, Mr. Rob prepares students to play "Happy Birthday".

    This song contains the note Bb--"Te" and is written in 3/4 time signature. This song starts on C, but C will not be our home base note--F will be! This song is written in the key of F. Mr. Rob discusses how to...

  • Happy Birthday (Song -- Primary 2.2.4)

    Episode 8

    In this Prodigies video, students sing, sign and play along with "Happy Birthday" in 3/4 time. If you're not familiar with counting in 3/4, watch Primary 2.2.3 for a quick introduction.

    This song requires the Bb bell. If you don't have the Chromatic extension for your bells, play the F instead.

  • Happy Birthday (Analysis -- Primary 2.2.5)

    Episode 9

    In this Prodigies Music Lesson, Mr. Rob applies what we've learned in our Primary 2.2.1 lesson to our 2.2.4 song "Happy Birthday".

    Mr. Rob reviews, major seconds, arpeggios, 3/4 time, pick up notes, & the key of F major.

  • Happy Birthday (Performance -- Primary 2.2.6)

    Episode 10

    In this episode, students play along with the scrolling sheet music for "Happy Birthday" without Mr. Rob to guide them!

    This video is great for performances & assessments without the guidance and instruction of the other videos.

  • Happy Birthday Performance B&W -- Primary 2.2.7)

    Episode 11

    In this episode, students play along with the scrolling sheet music for "Happy Birthday" without Mr. Rob or any color to guide them!

    This video is a great assessment of whether or not students are ready to move onto reading normal sheet music without any color.

  • Thirds (Lesson Part I-- Primary 2.3.1)

    Episode 12

    In this Prodigies Music Lesson, Mr. Rob teaches the interval of a third.

    The interval of a third always sounds really nice. They have more musical space between them than the second, so they sound a bit better together.

    Mr. Rob shares a few tricks for identifying the quality of the third in...

  • What Interval Is It: #1 -- Seconds & Thirds (Lesson Part II -- Primary 2.3.2)

    Episode 13

    In this lesson, Mr. Rob helps students assess whether or not they can hear the difference between a second and a third interval. Mr. Rob reviews both harmonic intervals and melodic intervals to test students' ears.

  • When the Saints (Song -- Primary 2.3.3)

    Episode 14

    In this video, students sing, sign and play "When the Saints Go Marching In".

    This is a great song when you're trying to learn thirds!

    First, hand-sign along with Mr. Rob, then sing and play!

    Mr. Rob reviews the intervals and the difference in quality--major and minor as it relates to t...

  • When the Saints (Performance -- Primary 2.3.4)

    Episode 15

    In this episode, students play along with the scrolling sheet music for "When the Saints" without Mr. Rob to guide them!

    This video is great for performances & assessments without the guidance and instruction of the other videos.

  • When the Saints (Performance B&W -- Primary 2.3.5)

    Episode 16

    In this episode, students play along with the scrolling sheet music for "When the Saints" without Mr. Rob or any color to guide them!

    This video is a great assessment of whether or not students are ready to move onto reading normal sheet music without any color.

  • Fourths (4ths) (Lesson Part I -- Primary 2.4.1)

    Episode 17

  • The Bridal Chorus (Song -- Primary 2.4.1)

    Episode 18

    In this video, students play along with "Here Comes the Bride". This is a great song for studying fourths!

    Stay tuned for the Primary lesson that goes into more detail about fourths. In the meantime, you can review Primary 2.1.2 for an overview of intervals.

  • "What Interval Is It?" w/ 2nds, 3rds, 4ths (Lesson Part II -- Primary 2.4.2)

    Episode 19

  • The Bridal Chorus (Performance -- Primary 2.4.2)

    Episode 20

    In this episode, students play along with the scrolling sheet music for "Here Comes the Bride" without Mr. Rob to guide them!

    This video is great for performances & assessments without the guidance and instruction of the other videos.

  • 2.5 Lesson #1 - 5ths

    Episode 21

  • The Bridal Chorus (Performance B&W -- Primary 2.4.3)

    Episode 22

    In this episode, students play along with the scrolling sheet music for "Here Comes the Bride" without Mr. Rob or any color to guide them!

    This video is a great assessment of whether or not students are ready to move onto reading normal sheet music without any color.

  • 2.5 Listening - What Interval Is It- Perfect Intervals.mp4

    Episode 23

  • Primary 2.5 Song - Baa Baa Black Sheep

    Episode 24