11900 Bailey Road
Cornelius, NC 28031
Ms. Ruth Petersen, Director

Practicing




PRACTICE LOGS GO FROM MONDAY TO SUNDAY.
You can complete practice logs one of two ways - online with a Google Form or on paper.
See below for the links.

If you are absent whether it is unexcused or excused, you are to complete one page in your theory book and submit it for grading ASAP. Guitar students - your make up work is at the bottom of this page under the Guitar section.


Quarter 3 for 2018-2019
(Links for online practice logs will be deactivated every Monday morning.)

Quarter 3 - Practice Log Week 1 = Required (January 14-20)
Quarter 3 - Practice Log Week 2 = Required (January 21-27)
Quarter 3 - Practice Log Week 3 = Required (January 28-February 3)
Quarter 3 - Practice Log Week 4 = Required (February 4-10)
Quarter 3 - Practice Log Week 5 = Required (February 11-17)
Quarter 3 - Practice Log Week 6 = Required (February 18-24)
Quarter 3 - Practice Log Week 7 = Required (February 25-March 3)
Quarter 3 - Practice Log Week 8 = Required (March 4-10)
Quarter 3 - Practice Log Week 9 = Required (March 11-17)
Quarter 3 - Practice Log Week 10 = Required (March 18-24)

Quarter 4 - Practice Log Week 1 = Required (March 25-March 31)
Quarter 4 - Practice Log Week 2 = Required (April 1-7)
Quarter 4 - Practice Log Week 3 = Required (April 8-14)
Quarter 4 - Practice Log Week 4 = EXTRA CREDIT (April 15-21)
Quarter 4 - Practice Log Week 5 = Required (April 22-28)
Quarter 4 - Practice Log Week 6 = Required (April 29-May 5)
Quarter 4 - Practice Log Week 7 = Required (May 6-12)
Quarter 4 - Practice Log Week 8 = Required (May 13-19)


Paper Log




6th Grade Band

Brass - Breathing, Buzzes and Sirens, Long Tones and Lip Slurs
Woodwinds - Breathing and Long Tones
Percussion - Rudiments: Single Roll, Single Paradiddle, Flams, Buzzes

Theory Unit 9 (2 pages) - Was due April 11 or 12

Rhythmic Rest Patterns - Level 1

Key Signatures: Up to 1 sharp and 1 flat
F Concert Scale, Ab Concert Scale, Chromatic Scale

Sound Innovations
6A - Practice #64-#74 
6B - Practice #72-#82

Sheet Music:
Coming next week!

6th Band Class - Assignment for May 10
Answer 30 questions with at least 90% percent correct.
Show the sub your score for him/her to write it down.


6th Band Class - Assignment for May 3
Then complete 50 questions with at least 90% correct. 
Show your score to the sub so he/she can write it down on the roster.
Bass Clef

6th Band Class – Assignment for April 4 and 5

Read this lesson first.
https://www.musictheory.net/lessons/30
https://www.musictheory.net/lessons/31

 

https://www.musictheory.net/exercises/ear-interval/tfrbynngnenyyyyy

 

Complete a minimum of 25 questions for your clef. You must score at least 90%.
Show the number of questions you have completed and your score.
The sub will write down your score for your grade today.






7th Grade Band

Warm-ups: p. 7 and p. 32
Major Scales - tongue: C Concert, F Concert, Ab Concert, Bb Concert, Eb Concert
Chromatic Scale (18 notes) - slur (legato tongue)

Identify Names of Key Signatures: Up to 4 sharps and 4 flats
Construct Key Signatures - up to 4 sharps and 4 flats

Rhythmic Rest Patterns - Level 2
Bb Harmonized Scale

Theory Unit 6 (pp. 61-70) - Due April 24

Sound Innovations
7A - #136; #157-#166
7B - #144-#166

Sheet Music
Coming next week!


7th Band Class - Assignment for May 10
Answer 40 questions with at least 90% percent correct.
Show the sub your score for him/her to write it down.


7th Band Class – Assignment for April 4 and 5

Read this lesson first.

https://www.musictheory.net/lessons/21

 

https://www.musictheory.net/exercises/scale-construction/brwxyyyo9bynyyy - Treble Clef
https://www.musictheory.net/exercises/scale-construction/nrwxyyyo9bynyyy - Bass Clef

 

Complete a minimum of 25 questions for your clef. You must score at least 90%.
Show the number of questions you have completed and your score.
The sub will write down your score for your grade today.





8th Grade Band

Warm-ups: p. 7 and p. 32
Major Scales - tongue: G Concert, C Concert, F Concert, Bb Concert,
Eb Concert, Ab Concert
Chromatic Scale (22 notes) - slur (legato tongue)

Rhythmic Rest Patterns - Level 2
Bb Harmonized Scale

Sound Innovations
#67-Percussion Only (Quiz); #74-#84

Sheet Music
Coming This Week!


8th Band Class - Assignment for May 10
Answer 50 questions with at least 90% percent correct.
Show the sub your score for him/her to write it down.


8th Band Class – Assignment for April 5

Read these lessons first.

https://www.musictheory.net/lessons/21

https://www.musictheory.net/lessons/22 - Only ready through natural minor.

https://www.musictheory.net/exercises/scale/brwdyyy999ynyyy - Treble Clef

https://www.musictheory.net/exercises/scale/nrwdyyy999ynyyy - Bass Clef

Complete a minimum of 25 questions for your clef. You must score at least 90%.
Show the number of questions you have completed and your score.
The sub will write down your score for your grade today.




Guitar

Do one page per absence beginning with page 8.

Chords
C, G7, G, Em, D7, A7, D

Single Notes
String 1 - E, F, G
String 2 - B, C, D
String 3 - G, A
String 4 - D, E, F
String 5 - A, B, C

Essential Elements for Guitar:
#50-#77

Strums
Down, Down-Up, Syncopated, Bass Strum

Guitar Class - Assignment for April 4
https://www.musictheory.net/exercises/fretboard/yyyyyyy9byxyyyndyyyyo1rj1
Complete a minimum of 100 questions. You must score at least 90%.
Show the number of questions you have completed and your score.
The sub will write down your score for your grade today.