1st Nine Weeks Concert Bands August 10th, 2016 - October 14th 2016

Objectives:

Theory Units - 1 - 3

G Major Scale/ C Major Scale/ F Major Scale

Establishing classroom routines/Marching MPA Preparation

Essential Question:

Why is it important to practice fundamentals each day?

Vocabulary:

staff, clef, ledger line, grand staff, note duration, whole note, half note, quarter note, flag, eighth note, sixteenth note, metric modulation, augmentation dot, tenuto tie, half step, whole step, accidental, flat, sharp, enharmonic spelling, double flat, double sharp, natural

Procedure - Agenda:

Procedure - Agenda:

Flow Studies

a. Chorales

b. Rhythm Studies

c. Scales

d. Literature

Assessment

SmartMusic

Learning goals: Through performance of current music, students will: Demonstrate characteristic tone on his/her instrument, Understand musical symbols, develop balance and blend with the ensemble, and continually increase the level of musical expression as well as develop an appreciation for the aesthetics of music.