Propellerhead Software announced Teaching Music with Reason, a curriculum for music education based on Reason. Based on a specially adapted version of Reason, the curriculum is designed for use by high school teachers in class music lessons. It can also be used as a basis for college level introductory modules in Music or Music Technology. Teaching Music with Reason is the first combination of software and curriculum combined in order to provide educators with a complete integrated solution.
Teaching Music with Reason is a comprehensive package containing material for two semesters with 21 complete lessons, teacher's lesson preparation material, teaching plans, student worksheets, student 'How-to...' guides, song files in contemporary styles, a full featured Reason version for the teacher and ten Reason Adapted student versions.
The product is designed to allow integration with existing areas of a particular national, state, or school curriculum, covering fundamental skills that include listening, understanding basic musical elements and applying technical knowledge in a creative context.
Teaching Music with Reason will be available during Q1 2004 from Reason dealers and distributors worldwide. Price: TBA.