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Week 22

April 26th, 2017 No comments

Week 22

Warm-up: Long tone 3

Warmup set 3, option 1, 3 (woodwinds, spend time on this one)

Technique: scale exercises Blue Book (these are next pass-offs)

D – pg 18, A – pg 19, E – pg 20, B – pg 21

Concert Music:

Ravensgate

Beauty and the Beast

Pevensey Castle

Clarinet Packing Up Early – May 19 assembly performance

PPA: Pass-off scales

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week 22

April 26th, 2017 No comments

Week 22

Warm-up: #145 chorale, Bb scale (back of book)

Book: Unit 24

Music: Fire Dance

Jump Shout Boogie

PPA:  Fire Dance

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Week 22

April 25th, 2017 No comments

Week 22

Drumming: Rudiments: Flams / song: Flam Jam – test on Thursday / Friday

Book: lines 100, 107, 111, 134

Unit 24 – ALL LINES

Music:

Attack of the Garden Gnomes

Boulevard of Broken Dreams

Rio Bravo

PPA: 152 Donkey Song

Organization: you must have your instrument, band binder / book, drum sticks and a pencil every day in class. Be ready for spot checks


week 20 and week 21

April 23rd, 2017 No comments

Week 20-21

Warm-up: Long tone 3

Warmup set 3, option 1, 3 (woodwinds, spend time on this one)

Technique: scale exercises Blue Book (these are next pass-offs)

D – pg 18, A – pg 19, E – pg 20, B – pg 21

Concert Music:

Ravensgate

Beauty and the Beast

Pevensey Castle

5th Symphony – w/ orchestra

PPA: Ravensgate

 

I will get videos graded soon.

 

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week 21

April 21st, 2017 No comments

Week 21

Warm-up: #145 chorale, 152 G scale

Book: Unit 24

Music: Fire Dance

PPA: 176 Old Time Rock and Roll

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Week 21

April 20th, 2017 No comments

Week 21

Drumming: Rudiments: Flams / song: Flam Jam

Book: lines 100, 107, 111, 134

Unit 24 – ALL LINES

Music:

Attack of the Garden Gnomes

Boulevard of Broken Dreams

Rio Bravo

PPA: 149 Golden Gate March

Organization: you must have your instrument, band binder / book, drum sticks and a pencil every day in class. Be ready for spot checks

Week 20

March 31st, 2017 No comments

Week 20

Complete band journal make-up video:  Compound time song from book

PPA: Compound time piece

Sight-reading in class for Finale Concert program

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Week 19

March 31st, 2017 No comments

Week 19

Method book project: see handout

PPA: your choice line from method book project

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Week 20

March 30th, 2017 No comments

Week 20

Drumming: Rudiments: Flams / song: Flam Jam

Book: lines 100, 107, 111, 134

Unit 23 – ALL LINES

PPA: 145 Crescent Moon

Organization: you must have your instrument, band binder / book, drum sticks and a pencil every day in class. Be ready for spot checks

contest 3: fastest to 20 correct answers

practice at home / flutes and clarinets are tied for fastest so far

note drill – FLUTE

note drill – CLARINET

note drill – ALTO SAX

note drill – TRUMPET

note drill – TROMBONE /  EUPHONIUM

note drill – PERCUSSION


Week 19

March 26th, 2017 No comments

Week 19

Warm-up: Long tone 2

Warmup set 2, option 1, 3 (woodwinds, spend time on this one)

Technique: scale exercises Blue Book

Db – pg 24, Gb – pg 22, C – pg 14, G – pg 16

 

Sight-reading new music

 

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