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Cycle 1 Group A - mixed

Next Lesson:  Wednesday, 3/11 period 8

Assignment:  C & G Scales;   Pop-ups, work on keeping fingers close to keys;   Page 28

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Cycle 1 Group B - 6th Grade Clarinet

Next Lesson:  Wednesday, 3/11, period 1

Assignment:  Pop-ups C-F,  C & G Scales,   page 28

Roster

Kappauf Olivia 
Cox Jonathan

Cycle 1 Group C - 6th Grade Bass

Next Lesson:  Wednesday, 3/11, period 3

Assignment:  POSTURE, BOW GRIP, TUNING!   #12 and Page 5

Roster

Mateo Correa
Kenneth Fischer
Aydan Quackenbush
Leo Steinberger

Cycle 1 Group D - 7th/8th Grade Percussion

Next Lesson:  Wednesday, 3/11, period 7

Assignment:  Bb, Eb, F, C, and G scale also do the scales in thirds.  Snare Assignment.  Garwood Whaley Book Pg. 21 only the second example with a metronome.  Use the one from our website if you need a free one for your smartphone.  Set it slow and count and finger at the same time.  Mallets:  Garwood Whaley book: Twinkle, Jingle, Page 8

 

**Practice in phrases!**

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Galbraith Theodore
Riviezzo Frank
   
   

Old Assignments: 

1.  Bb, Eb, F, and C scale also do the scales in thirds.  Get books and mallet bags.  Here is the supply list:

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Mallets:  Pg. 5 in book 2 (until we get the Garwood Whaley books)
Snare:  Flam, Flam tap, Flam Accent, Parradiddle (these can be found in the back of book 2 or book 1.  Also a simple google search for any of those will yield results.   

Cycle 2 Group A - 5th Grade Flute

Next Lesson:   Thursday, 3/12, period 8

Assignment:  Harmonic Exercises;   Finger Twisters;   Page 20

Roster

Lu Elaine
Wellington Emily
Vanzo Ashley
Motta Kaelyn
Simmons Breyona
Albers Olivia
  Serena

 

Cycle 2 Group B - 8th Grade Clarinet

Next Lesson:   Thursday, 3/12, period 1

Assignment: D & Eb scales;   G, C, F & Bb scales, two octaves;  All scales in 3rds;   Page 16 #6;  Page 17

 

Roster

Morrissey Bailey
Perez Lila
Shea Benjamin
Storminger Leah
Wright Kendra
Faccilonga Eamonn
Rotundo Angelina
Wiener Megan

Cycle 2 Group C - 6th Grade Cello

Next Lesson:  Thursday, 3/12, period 3

Assignment:  finger patterns with tuners;   INTONATION, bow weights...   page 5

Roster

Yosif Bezzubikoff
Isabella Felsenfeld
Petra Ginesin
Evan Lalak
Lorenzo Paniccia
Angelina Sherpa
Edwin Zheng

Cycle 2 Group D - 6th Grade Flute

Next Lesson:  Thursday, 3/12, period 7

Assignment:  Bb, Eb, and F scales;   #'s 4.29, 4.30, and page 35

Roster

Kelly Nicholas
Hurlie Madison
Schwark Cali
Siu Keira
Rivalsi Melaine

Cycle 3 Group A - 7th Grade Flute

Next Lesson:  Monday, 3/16, period 8

Assignment: 

oct. exercises,  SCALES-  G(2oct!), C, F(2 oct), Bb, Eb(2 oct), Ab;  page 22 and if you are ready, page 25;   NYSSMA SOLO

 

Be careful to hold your flute up, keep your Right Hand thumb UNDER your flute, not sticking forward!!   And tongue with the tip of your tongue!!!  (Think "Doo")

Roster

Rzeznik Bailey
Lancey Ailah
Wolfe Norah
Pena Gabriella
Matera Nicole
Thompson Maia

 

Cycle 3 Group B - 8th Grade Clarinet

Next Lesson:  Monday, 3/16, period 1

Assignment: pop-ups;   Scales A, D;   2 octaves G, C, F, & Bb;  C scale in 3rds;   Pages 4 & 5 in the new book

 

Roster

Salaka Helen
Sinnott Andrew

Cycle 3 Group C - mixed

Next Lesson:  Monday, 3/16 period 3

Assignment:

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Cycle 3 Group D - 8th Grade Flute

Next Lesson:   Monday, 3/16, period 6

Assignment:  

Whistletones!!! 

Sign up for NYSSMA!!!   Get books. 

page 21 #5;   pages 22 and 23.  

SCALES:   Db, Bb, Eb, Ab, C, F, G, and D scales and Bb, Eb, F in 3rds.

 

 

Roster+

Aliaga Jennie Belle
Harper Lily
Cilento Marina
Meza Jennifer

Old Assignments:

4.  Bb, Eb, Ab, C, F, G, and D scales and Bb, Eb, F in 3rds.  find your metronome marking that you can be successful with this.  .. Do thirds coming down first!!!.  Do the C, D, Eb, F, and G scales in 2 octaves (8va)  15 and 16
3.  Bb, Eb, Ab, C, F, G, and D scales and Bb, Eb, F in 3rds.  find your metronome marking that you can be successful with this.  .. Do thirds coming down first!!!.  Do the C, D, Eb, F, and G scales in 2 octaves (8va)  Pg. 13...Let's keep the same thing...yada yada...Ellis Island Field Trip
2.  Bb, Eb, Ab, C, F, G, and D scales and as many in 3rds as possible.. Do thirds coming down first!!!.  Do the C, D, Eb, F, and G scales in 2 octaves (8va)  Pg. 12 (5 and 6) + 13
1.  Bb, Eb, Ab, C, F, G, and D scales and as many in 3rds as possible.  Do the C, D, Eb, F, and G scales in 2 octaves (8va)  Pg. 12 + 13

Cycle 4 Group A - 5th Grade Percussion

Next Lesson:  Friday, 3/6 period 7

Assignment:  Bb Scale, Finger Twisters, and Page 12

Roster

Eren Oz
Jaiden McNally-Occhino
Mackenzie Hoag
Tyler Stiller
Samira Tacuri
Theresa Suchy
Ryan Murphy

Cycle 4 Group B - 5th Grade Trumpet

Next Lesson:   Friday, 3/6, period 8

Assignment:  Longtones Notes;  Lip Slurs, Quarter notes, Finger Twisters;  Page 19

Roster

Emilia Horan

Gianna Aiello

Emmanual

Daniel Kashpur

Robert Abele

Eustice Sormier

Malachy Brennan

Killian Crosby

Henry Li

Jeremy Boteo Romero

Tyler Raio

Cycle 4 Group C - 6th grade Viola

Next Lesson:  Friday, 3/6, period 1

Assignment:   INTONATION!!!  Seriously-   do your work with a TUNER!   Page 5;   **Download a tuning app, or buy a tuner!**

Roster

 

Madeline Arrigale
Amanda Deserio
Leah Farbman
Leondre Fletcher
Olivia Frick
Madison Moran
Bryanna Rodriguez
Riley Salisbury
Tyler Stephens
Dulce Viera
Talia  

 

Cycle 4 Group D - 7th Grade Clarinet

Next Lesson:  Friday, 3/6, period 3

Assignment:  pop ups, high pop ups, Chromatic scale(F-F), C, F, Bb, G and D  scales in thirds.  #'s 5-.6 - 5.15

 

 

Roster

Dixon Megan
Munoz Sanchez Alexander
O'Connor Tieran

 

Old Assignments:

3. pop ups, high pop ups, C, F, Bb G and D  scales (F# and C# in key sig...pinky exchange on B, C#, D) in thirds...also chromatic with chromatic fingerings.  Push the metronome marking you had for what you can do the scales in 3rds at Try to increase by 10 bpm.   Let's keep working on this...

Book 2:  Pg. 26


2.  Assignment:  pop ups, high pop ups, C, F, Bb and G scales in thirds.  Push the metronome marking you had for what you can do the scales in 3rds at Try to increase by 10 bpm. 

Book 2:  Pg. 20

pop ups, high pop ups, C, F, Bb and G scales in thirds.  Find your metronome marking for what you can do the scales in 3rds at.  It should be with 100 percent accuracy for each scale.  Then try to push your tempo up, gradually.  

Also, I made a mistake on the chromatic scale...a big one.  Do double pinky low e, normal low f, then left hand F#.  Check out the fingering charg or ask me...or I'll get you in band and fix it.  Sorry!!! 

Book 2:  Pg. 19


1.  pop ups, high pop ups, C, F, and G scales in thirds   Plus Bb scale   Pg. 18

Cycle 5 Group A - mixed

Next Lesson:  Monday, 3/9, period 7

Assignment:

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Cycle 5 Group B - 7th Grade Clarinet

Next Lesson:  Monday, 3/9, period 8

Assignment: super pop-ups 1st line, C, F, G  (all 2 octaves),  Bb scale;   NEW!!!  D Scale-   with the LR pinky trick.   #'s 2.20 and pages 14 and 17

Roster

Escaravage Natalie
Kelley Sarah
McGuirk Aidan

Cycle 5 Group C - 6th Grade Violin

Next Lesson:  Monday, March 9th, period 1

Assignment: TUNING!!!   finger pattern 2 on A and E strings with a tuner;  Page 5;   Country Dance the first two lines

Minieri Roster

Aine Carey
Zoe Lee-Ciano
Eva Martin
Ana Recinos Rauda
Sabrina Schmidt
Mikayla Simon
Sydney Vanzo
Francisco Xavier Zambrano

Brainard Roster

Benjamin Rene Altavilla
Karina Chacon
Elon Fletcher
Dharma Levi
Evangeline Lisi
Johannah Parayil
Katelyn Stoll
Leanne Troccoli

Cycle 5 Group D - 7th Grade Flute

Next Lesson:  Monday, 3/9, period 3

Assignment:  Octave work;  Bb, C, Eb(2 octaves), F(2 octaves), & Ab Scales;  BOOK:   #3.5 and page 18;  Maia-  work on 2 lines of NYSSMA solo, buy the sheet music.

Previous Assignments: 

Bb, Eb, F, Ab, and C-Scale (Nothing  in the key signature Thea...put your first finger down for the E natural) Plus Page 14 and 17.  Take a look at the chromatic scale stuff, too.  Keep up the great work.

 

Roster

Maia Thompson

Thea Thompson

 

Cycle 6 Group A - 6th Grade Bassoon

Next Lesson:  Thursday, 3/19, period 8

Assignment: Scales Bb, F, C, Eb, and Ab;   pages 36-39

Roster

Robinson Alexander
Oxee Ryan

Cycle 6 Group B - 6th Grade Flute

Next Lesson:  Thursday, 3/19, period 1

Assignment: #6.24, 6.25, page 51;   GET BOOK 2!!! 

MS-  watch your fingers

ZP-  tongue

NR-  count!!! 

 

 

Roster

Dalton Lyndsey
Sugar Marissa
Rusnak Nikita
PERRY ZOWA

Cycle 6 Group C - 6th Grade Violin

Next Lesson:  Monday, 3/9, period 1

Assignment:   finger patterns with a tuner;  pages 4 & 5;  Country Dance, first 4 lines

Minieri Roster

Lucille Carroll
Keira Curley
Isabella Dejesus
Daniela DiMartino
Oliver Figueroa
Olivia Hobson
Olivia Kardias
Evelyn Najera
Aleksandra Ryszka

Brainard Roster

Michael Barresi
Julia Bianco
Madison Easton
Heison Garcia Soto
Gina Ledee
Danny Ramirez
Katherine Villeda
Sophia Wong

Cycle 6 Group D - 8th Grade Sax

Next Lesson:  Thursday, 3/19, period 6

Assignment:  

G, C, D, F, Bb, A, and E scales memorized, Page 15;   work toward memorizing the chromatic scale

Roster

Pisciotta Anthony
Stiehl James