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Week 3

August 31st, 2016 No comments

Week 3

Warm-ups: Long Tone 1a, 1b

Warm-up Set 1 Opt 1, 3

Bb Major scale and patterns

AMIS Practice  – all

Bb scale  and patterns page

Music: Queen Anne (assembly on Sept 23)

River Valley – 1,2,3,4

PPA: AMIS Prac

TEST 09/08 – Warm up 1, opt 3,

AMIS Practice or AMIS Etude full, 

River Valley mvt 1

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Week 2

August 24th, 2016 No comments

Week 2

Warm-up: Great Beginnings Long tone 2,1,3  then 3,2,1

Slurs 1

Drumming: 5 stoke, 9 stroke ,17 stroke rolls – with video

Working 9 to 5

Book: Unit 3 – all

PPA: #30 Tongue Twister

Test 09/02 – #30 Tongue Twister, 5,9,17 stoke rolls, Working 9 to 5 w/ recording

YouTube Preview Image

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Week 2

August 24th, 2016 No comments

Week 2

Warm-up: small piece

woodwinds – tonguing Drum Practice With handout

brass – sirens, motorcycles, tonguing Drum Practice With handout

percussion -3 notes with  Drum Practice With handout – (no looking at keys)

DrummingDrum Practice With handout w/ video

Book: Unit 5  – # 14,15,17,18

complete #16 at home

PPA: #15 Solo Rock

TEST: 09/02 – fundamentals of playing, #13 – El Toro 

 

Week 2

August 24th, 2016 No comments

Warm-ups: Long Tone 1a, 1b

Warm-up Set 1 Opt 1, 3

AMIS Practice  – all

Bb scale  and patterns page

Music: Queen Anne

River Valley – 1,2,3,4

PPA: AMIS Prac

TEST 09/08 – Warm up 1, opt 3,

AMIS Practice or AMIS Etude full, 

River Valley mvt 1

 

 

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Week 1

August 17th, 2016 No comments

Warm-up:

Foundation for Superior Performance (Blue Book) Warmup set 1a, 1b

Long tone 1 1a, 1b

Warmup set 1 option 1 and  option 3

Chorale 1 pg 30

AMIS practice sheet – section 1, 2 and 3

Performance Music:

Queen Anne – all

River Valley – mvt 2 and 3

 

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Week 1

August 17th, 2016 No comments

Warm-up:

Great BEginnings warm-up number 1,2,3

Slurs 1

Band Expression 2:

Lines 1, 4, 7, 14

one piece of your choice between lines 1 and 19

Drumming:

accent warm-up from class

new piece – 9 to 5

PPA: 9 to 5

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Week 1

August 17th, 2016 No comments

Please watch the videos in the posts below with your instrument and use them as a guide for your home practice this week:

Assembly and embouchure videos.

Snare drumming videos.

Warm-up:

Make a sound on the small piece for your instrument:

flute – headjoint

clarinet – mouthpiece, reed, ligature, barrel

saxophone – mouthpiece, reed, ligature, bocal or neck

trumpet, trombone, euphonium – mouthpiece buzzing

percussion – practice keyboard

practice tonguing using circle notation in GoM (Games of Music packet)

Band Expressions:

Lines 7, 9 and 13

Drumming:

circle notation in GoM (Games of Music packet)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ru0K8uYEZWw

 

How to do a drum roll.

August 11th, 2016 No comments
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Bell kit assembly

August 10th, 2016 No comments
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staff drills

August 4th, 2016 No comments

flowingmusicstaff

Practice these drills from musictheory.net to improve your note reading.

clarinet / trumpet

flute

saxophone

trombone / euphonium / timpani

keyboard 1

keyboard 2

 

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