Benignus Music Department
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The Benignus Music department offers an extensive curriculum of music history and music literature. Starting with 1st grade and going through 5th grade, students are introduced to composers from each musical era and gain knowledge regarding various genres.

Every 2 weeks, students learn about a new piece, its geographical location, its time period and its composer.  They are tested at the end of each grading period over the pieces they have learned.  Throughout the year, they will accumulate an understanding of 16 major musical works and will be able to identify them aurally. 

1st nine weeks: