During the second nine weeks, both 7th and 8th grade Music Appreciation classes will be exposed to how to music business operates as it relates to the record companies and how new artists are discovered, signed, and promoted to the public. Please view the Prezi link: Record Labels
Students will first receive an overview of each job description in a record label. Next, students will be able to dive deep into each job description and learn about education, training, salaries, and more. Towards the end of the second nine weeks, students will be assigned to pick one job/career in the music industry and research persons who are in those professions, submit in a typed essay, and present during the final class periods.
Please reference this webpage for additional information on music industry careers that students will be learning, researching, and completing project assignments about: Careers in Music