Music 101

Orchestral Music 

Music Terminology & Concepts

  • Elements of Music - One-page handout on the building blocks of music 
  • Music Vocabulary - Glossary of commonly used music terms
  • Tempo - One-page handout on tempo 
  • Dynamics - One-page handout on dynamics  
  • Musical Instruments - Features videos and fun-to-read facts about numerous orchestral instruments from

Academic Standards for Music