Week of December 10

Beginning Orchestra–Continue working on rote songs. Focus on intonation. Finger must find the location for proper intonation. Be sure to keep instrument posture consistent! Test on Friday on note reading and notation.  We will be working on note reading from the text book. Sheet music–Apollo Suite, Toccatina, Holiday Bells, & Good King Wenceslas.

Chamber Orchestra– Sight read music for LGPE–Introduction and Allegro.

Sinfonia Orchestra– Sight read music for LGPE–Arlington Sketches & Lullaby.

Philharmonia Orchestra– Sight read music for LGPE–M to the Third Power & Gauntlet.

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Week of December 3

Beginning Orchestra–Continue working on rote songs. Focus on intonation. Finger must find the location for proper intonation. Be sure to keep instrument posture consistent! Test on Friday on note reading and notation.  We will be working on note reading from the text book. Sheet music–Apollo Suite, Toccatina, Holiday Bells, & Good King Wenceslas.

Chamber Orchestra–Concert reviews. Sight read music for LGPE–Introduction and Allegro.

Sinfonia OrchestraConcert reviews. Sight read music for LGPE--Arlington Sketches & Lullaby.

Philharmonia OrchestraConcert reviews. Sight read music for LGPE--M to the Third Power & Gauntlet.

Week of November 26

Thanksgiving Break–week of November 19

Beginning Orchestra–Continue working on rote songs. Focus on intonation. Finger must find the location for proper intonation. Be sure to keep instrument posture consistent! Test on Friday on note reading and notation.  We will be working on note reading from the text book. Sheet music–Apollo Suite.

Chamber Orchestra–Work on music for Holiday Concert. Pieces include–Dargason & Tocatta. Sightread Sleigh Ride. Concert on Saturday, December 1 at 4:30 pm

Sinfonia Orchestra–Continue to work on music for Holiday concert–Legend & Farandole, and Hava Nagila. Concert on Saturday, December 1 at 2:00 pm

Philharmonia Orchestra–Continue to work on new music–music for Holiday concert–Danza,  Ahlan, African Bell Carol, & Moon of Winter. Concert on Saturday, December 1 at 2:00 pm

Week of November 12

Beginning Orchestra–Continue working on rote songs. Focus on intonation. Finger must find the location for proper intonation. Be sure to keep instrument posture consistent! Test on Friday on note reading and notation.  We will be working on note reading from the text book. Sheet music–Apollo Suite.

Chamber Orchestra–Work on music for Holiday Concert. Pieces include–Dargason & Tocatta. Sightread Sleigh Ride

Sinfonia Orchestra–Continue to work on music for Holiday concert–Legend & Farandole, and Hava Nagila. Playing test on Farandole

Philharmonia Orchestra–Continue to work on new music–music for Holiday concert–Danza,  Ahlan, African Bell Carol, & Moon of Winter. Playing test on Danza.

Week of November 5

School holiday on Tuesday, November 5. Schedule adjusted—A Day–Wed/Friday, B day–Monday/Thursday

Beginning Orchestra–Continue working on rote songs. Focus on intonation. Finger must find the location for proper intonation. Be sure to keep instrument posture consistent! Test on Friday on Open Escalator Patterns.  We will be working on note reading from the text book. Sheet music–Apollo Suite.

Chamber Orchestra–Work on music for Holiday Concert. Pieces include–Dargason & Tocatta.

Sinfonia Orchestra–Continue to work on music for Holiday concert–Legend & Farandole, and Hava Nagila. G Minor scale test.

Philharmonia Orchestra–Continue to work on new music–music for Holiday concert–Danza,  Ahlan, African Bell Carol, & Moon of Winter.

Week of October 29

Beginning Orchestra–Continue working on rote songs. Focus on intonation. Finger must find the location for proper intonation. Be sure to keep instrument posture consistent! Test on Friday on Perpetual Motion.  We will be working on note reading from the text book.

Chamber Orchestra–Work on music for East Cobb Concert which is on November 2. Pieces include–Dargason, Coco, Pirates, Ghosts of Brandenburg.

Sinfonia Orchestra–Continue to work on music for Holiday concert–Legend & Farandole.  Add Hava Nagila.

Philharmonia Orchestra–Continue to work on new music–music for Holiday concert–Danza,  Ahlan, African Bell Carol, & Moon of Winter.

Week of October 22

Beginning Orchestra–Continue working on rote songs. Focus on intonation. Finger must find the location for proper intonation. Be sure to keep instrument posture consistent! Test on Friday on Allegro.  We will be working on note reading from the text book.

Chamber Orchestra–Work on music for East Cobb Concert which is on November 2. Pieces include–Dargason, Coco, Pirates, Ghosts of Brandenburg.

Sinfonia Orchestra–Sightread new music–music for Holiday concert–Legend & Farandole.

Philharmonia OrchestraSightread new music–music for Holiday concert–Danza & Ahlan.