Second nine Weeks Jazz Bands October 17, 2016 - December 21st 2016

Objectives:

Essential Question:

Vocabulary:

Procedure - Agenda:

Objectives:

Bb, Eb, Ab Bebop Scales

Learn to balance section and section within ensemble

Understand the importance of warmup

Understand "form"

1st concert prep

Essential Question:

Why is it essential to understand and focus on stylistic articulations in jazz?

Vocabulary:

Jazz articulations, blues, swing, Cha - Cha, balance, blend, groove

Task/Product:

SmartMusic​

Procedure - Agenda:

a. Warmups

b. Music literacy

c. Fundamentals skills

d. Literature

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.