Fourth Nine Weeks Concert Bands March 21st - May 24th, 2017

Objectives:

Theory Units 10-12,
E Major Scale /A Major Scale /D Major Scale

Preparation for Spring Concert

Pre-preparation for Fall 2017 Marching Show

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.