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)
Quarter 4 - Practice Log Week 9 = Required (May 20-26)


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 3 - Woodwinds, Trumpets, F Horns, Percussion
Theory Unit 4 - Trombones, Tuba

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 #50-#60
6B - Practice #57-#67

Sheet Music:
Fanfare and March
Chant for Percussion


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 - 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. 48-60)

Sound Innovations
7A - #132-#144
7B - #132-#144

Sheet Music
Atlantis
Destiny Fanfare

March 4 and 5 Classwork
Homework Due March 8 (A Day) and March 11 (B Day)

February 28 and March 1 - Classwork

Homework Assignment for 7th Grade A and B Days
Due March 4 and 5


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 - slur (legato tongue)

Rhythmic Rest Patterns - Level 2
Bb Harmonized Scale

Sound Innovations
#56-#66

Sheet Music
Blast from the Past
Scenes from an Ocean Voyage
In the Hall of the Mountain King


Guitar

Make-up Assignments for Absences
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

Essential Elements for Guitar:
#32-#63

Strums
Down, Down-Up, Syncopated

Guitar Class - Assignment for March 14
Read this article.
https://www.intunemonthly.com/the-nylon-solution/
Fill out the Google form with your answers.
https://goo.gl/forms/6Ablz3UjYFCuYQok1