Third Nine Weeks Concert Bands January 4th, 2017 - March 10th, 2017

Objectives:

Theory Units 7-9
Db Major Scale / Gb Major Scale / B Major Scale / 

Concert and Jazz MPA - proper preparation

 - Developing Sight-Reading skills

 - Exploring formal concert presentation procedures

Essential Question:

How is listening to model performances important to becoming a a good performer?

Vocabulary:

key signature calculation method, interval, generic interval, unison, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, octave, specific interval, major second, major third, perfect fourth, perfect fifth, major sixth, major seventh, perfect octave, interval quality, minor interval, augmented interval, diminished interval, inversion, chord, root, major triad, minor triad, augmented triad, diminished triad

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.