Lesson Plans Jazz I - VI - Weeks 27 - 36

Learning Goal:

Through performance of current music, students will: Demonstrate characteristic tone on his/her instrument, Understand musical symbols for rhythm and pitch, Develop balance and blend with the ensemble, Continually increase the level of musical expression, Develop an appreciation for the aesthetics of music. SCALE: I / II / III / IV / V

Objectives:

B Bebop Scales

E Bebop Sca

Solos - Coco's Blues

Improv - Blue Bossa

Sight-Reading/new literature

Vocabulary:

Locrian mode, blues scales, whole tone scale

Assessment:

Practice Journals

Theory Analysis - 10, 11, 12

SmartMusic Assignments

     Rubank Melodic Etudes - 14, 15, 16     Rubank Technical Etudes - 10, 11, 12

     Scales (Above)

Rehearsal Attendance