Quaver Musicals

Overview

The QuaverMusic curriculum resources provide teachers with a variety of songs, activities, interactive screens, and customizable content. This documentation will give you an overview of the resources and tools available in the Quaver Musicals.

Prerequisites

You should already have a Quaver username and password and be able to access your Teacher Dashboard at QuaverEd.com. If you need login instructions or help to access the dashboard, please reach out to our team at Info@QuaverEd.com. 

Table of Contents

This help article covers:

From the Teacher Dashboard, select Quaver Musicals located in the bottom right. Here you will find a variety of musicals and accompanying resources for production and rehearsals. These musicals can also be found at the end of Kindergarten through 3rd grade Curriculum units.

Quaver Musicals

When you click on one of the four musical titles,  the Production Resources and Rehearsal Tools for the selected musical will load.

Production Resources

The Production Resources have everything you need from set and costuming directions to promotional and performance support.  Here you will find:

  • Orientation – This opens up to reveal two resources:
    • Production Plan –  Week-by-week breakdown of rehearsals, set design, and additional logistics
    • Orientation – Guide to help you understand each button found in Production Resources and Rehearsal Tools
  • Production Guide – This is a downloadable guide to putting on the performance including scripts, song scores, backgrounds, set pieces, costumes, props, and optional ideas for each song.
  • Student Resources – These are downloadable resources containing the song lyrics, script, and other student materials specific to the selected musical.
  • Promotional Materials – These are downloadable and customizable posters/flyers, tickets, and t-shirt designs to help you promote the show.
  • Audio Tracks – This is a downloadable resource containing MP3 files of all songs (with or without vocals) to use during the performance of the show.
  • Projectable Images – This contains projectable images that can be used to provide scenery for each song.  Optional quiz questions for audience participation can also be found here.

Rehearsal Tools

The Rehearsal Tools have everything you need to prepare your students for the big show. 

Here you will find:

  • Vocal Warm-Ups – These are fun ways of warming up the voice and body with students before rehearsing the musical.
  • Script & Songs – This button opens the script and songs for rehearsing the full show in a Quaver Lesson format.
  • Songs Only – This button opens all of the songs in the show in a Quaver Lesson format.
  • Script Only – This button opens all of the script scenes in a Quaver Lesson format. If needed, click a script line to hear the line read aloud.
  • Song Tracks – This button opens a playlist of all the songs in the selected musical with and without vocals.
  • Movement Videos – There are two types of videos for you:
    • Teacher Instruction – For the teacher to explain and demonstrate each movement
    • Student Rehearsal – For students to see the full choreography in action

Downloading Audio Tracks for Quaver Musicals

Audio tracks for Quaver Musicals can be easily downloaded from the Production Resources menu. However, each browser opens the mp3 differently.

Chrome

  • Select an audio track and click OPEN.
  • A new browser tab will open along with the transport control bar for the song. Select the vertical three-dot menu and click DOWNLOAD.

Firefox

  • Select an audio track and click OPEN.
  • A new browser tab will open along with the transport control bar for the song. Right-click anywhere on the transport control bar and click SAVE AUDIO AS.

Internet Explorer

  • Select an audio track and click OPEN.
  • A dialogue box will open at the bottom of your screen allowing you to OPEN, SAVE, or CANCEL. Select SAVE.
  • NOTE:¬†Internet Explorer will open the audio track in whatever media player your computer has.

Edge

  • Select an audio track and click OPEN.
  • A new browser tab will open along with the transport control bar for the song. Right-click anywhere on the transport control bar and click SAVE AUDIO AS.

Safari

  • Select an audio track and click OPEN.
  • A new browser tab will open along with the transport control bar for the song. Right-click anywhere on the transport control bar and click DOWNLOAD VIDEO.

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