Week At-A-Glance: 1-11 thru 1-15

Announcements:

Reminder: Students are expected to participate with video ON during class. Thank you to those students and leaders who are participating. It’s much more beneficial when you can see your bandmates!

Band Booster Meeting Tuesday, 1/12/21, 6:30pm. Zoom Meeting Info: https://zoom.us/j/95176326925?pwd=UkxsbzhIRXJJN2NOZlFzNjcxRXVlUT09
Meeting ID: 951 7632 6925Passcode: SMEBand

In-Person Rehearsals:

  • Jazz Combo: Wednesday, 1/13, 3-5pm: Check canvas for music
  • Pep Band: Thursday, 1/14, 4-6pm: Bring all music, lyres & flip folders

Marching Band

  • Monday, 1/11: Warm Up/Scales. Rhythm/Music Theory study, Guided Listening: Percy Grainger, “Molly on the Shore”. Makeup work & Prescott Technique exercises
  • Wednesday, 1/13: Warm Up/Scales. Rhythm/Music Theory, Guided Listening: “John Mackey”, Prescott Technique
  • Friday, 1/15: Rhythm/Music Theory exercise, Guided Listening: John Williams

Cadet Band

  • Monday, 1/11: Warm Up/Scales. Rhythm/Music Theory study, Guided Listening: Percy Grainger, “Molly on the Shore”. Makeup work & Prescott Technique exercises
  • Wednesday, 1/13: Warm Up/Scales. Rhythm/Music Theory, Guided Listening: “John Mackey”, Prescott Technique
  • Friday, 1/15: Rhythm/Music Theory exercise, Guided Listening: John Williams

Jazz Bands

  • Tuesday, 1/12: Scales, Dominant & Minor 7th arpeggios, “The Blues” Chord progression. History/Listening: New Orleans Jazz — Storyville. Sight reading & new charts
  • Thursday, 1/14: Scales, Dom/Minor 7ths, “The Blues”. Rhythmic vocabulary. History/Listening: New Orleans Jazz — Storyville. Review new charts
  • Friday, 1/15: review scales/arpeggios, Listening: New Orleans Jazz

Music Theory

  • 1st Semester Review/Study Guide
  • Tuesday: Musical Links Investigation introduction, review for final
  • Thursday: MLI, review for final
  • Friday: Final review