• Lesson plans for the week of 9/14-9/18

     

    Jazz band

            Practice record #4 due Monday at 8:30 a.m.

            Listening for the week- Louis Armstrong

            Review Blues scales for Concert E, A and D- playing test due on Friday by 3:30 p.m.

            Book- ex. 28-52 practice with recordings you should have downloaded 5 weeks ago

                    Review chord building - Major 7th, Dominant 7th and Minor 7th

                    Review Forms- ABA, AABA and 12 bar blues

                    Start improvising 12 bar blues

     

    Brass and Percussion

            Practice record #4 due Monday at 8:30 a.m.

            Rhythm packet pg 12, 13 and 14

    Review dotted quarter note 8th note and eighth rest followed by 8th note  patterns.  Start syncopation patterns.

            Warm up book- review lip slurs and long tones, scales concert Bb, F, Eb and start Ab,

    chromatic scale line D

    Essential Elements book 2- #20-#49

            Review new warm ups, Cut time, key signatures of Bb, F and Eb

            Introduce syncopation, Key of Concert C and music - Riptide

    Music history- The Battle of Baltimore and the Star- Spangled Banner

     

    Woodwinds

    Practice record #4 due Monday at 8:30 a.m.

            Rhythm packet pg 12, 13 and 14

    Review dotted quarter note 8th note and eighth rest followed by 8th note  patterns.  Start syncopation patterns.

            Warm up book- review lip slurs and long tones, scales concert Bb, F, Eb and start Ab,

    chromatic scale line D

    Essential Elements book 2- #20-#49

            Review new warm ups, Cut time, key signatures of Bb, F and Eb

            Introduce syncopation, Key of Concert C and music - Riptide

    Music history- The Battle of Baltimore and the Star- Spangled Banner