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

Quarter 2 - Practice Log Week 1 = Required (October 22-28)
Quarter 2 - Practice Log Week 2 = Required (October 29-November 4)
Quarter 2 - Practice Log Week 3 = Required (November 5-11)
Quarter 2 - Practice Log Week 4 = Required (November 12-18)
Quarter 2 - Practice Log Week 5 = EXTRA CREDIT (November 19-25)
Quarter 2 - Practice Log Week 6 = Required (November 26-December 2)
Quarter 2 - Practice Log Week 7 = Required (December 3-9)
Quarter 2 - Practice Log Week 8 = Required (December 10-16)
Quarter 2 - Practice Log Week 9 = EXTRA CREDIT (December 17-23)
Quarter 2 - Practice Log Week 10 = EXTRA CREDIT (December 24-30)
Quarter 2 - Practice Log Week 11 = EXTRA CREDIT (December 31-January 6)
Quarter 2 - Practice Log Week 12 = Required (January 7-13)

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 2 - DUE 12/6 or 12/7

Rhythmic Rest Patterns - Level 1
F Concert Scale

Sound Innovations
6A - Practice #27-#37
6B - Practice #25-#35

Sheet Music:
Mickey Mouse March, Fanfare and March, Go! Fight! Win!


7th Grade Band

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

Rhythmic Rest Patterns - Level 1
Bb Harmonized Scale

Theory Unit 5

Sound Innovations
7A - #118-#129
7B - #114-#124

Sheet Music
The Avengers
Dia de los Muertos
Jammin' on the Rooftop!
Robin Hood and the Golden Arrow


8th Grade Band

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

Rhythmic Rest Patterns - Level 2
Bb Harmonized Scale

Theory Unit 8

Sound Innovations
#12-#20; #51-#55

Sheet Music
Armed Forces on Parade
Eye of the Tiger
Apollo Fanfare
Storm Chaser
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
Notre Dame Victory March


Guitar

Make-up Assignments for Absences
Do one page per absence beginning with page 8.

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

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: #45-#72

Strums
Down
Down-Up
Syncopated
Bass



Work to Be Completed by Band Classes
on November 29 (B Day).
The assignment is to be submitted during band class.

Review the

Complete the assignments in order. You will need to refer back to the Google Slides.


Work to Be Completed by Band Classes
on November 27 (B Day) and 28 (A Day).
The assignment is to be submitted during band class.


Work to Be Completed by Band Classes 
on November 13 (A Day) and November 16 (B Day)
The assignment is to be submitted during band class.