• February

    Posted by Christopher Anderson on 2/12/2018

    This month in Wind Ensemble:

    Objectives:

    1. to become independant performers

    2. UIL music: Castlewood, Fortis and Joy

    3. work articulation excercises

    4. Sightreading protocol for UIL

    5. work hand position everyday

    6. work sitting posture everyday

    7. work breathing excercises everyday

    8. silent rehearsal

    9. be very positive everyday

    Activities:

    perform independantly small examples from the objectives

    Assessment: performance

     

     

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  • January

    Posted by Christopher Anderson on 1/8/2018

    This month in Wind Ensemble:

    Objectives:

    1. to become independant performers

    2. work section features for 5th grade performance Jan. 25.

    3. play solo repertoire

    4. UIL music (see December)

    5. work hand position everyday

    6. work sitting posture everyday

    7. be very positive everyday

    8. work breathing excercises everyday

    Activities:

    perform independantly small examples from the objectives

    Assessment: performance

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  • December

    Posted by Christopher Anderson on 12/15/2017

    This month in Wind Ensemble:

    Objectives:

    1. to become independant performers

    2. work sight-reading skills and select UIL music: Castlewood March, West Highlands Sojourn, and Fortis.

    3. play solo repertoire

    4. work breathing everyday

    5. work hand position everyday

    6. work sitting posture everyday

    7. be very positive everyday

    Activities:

    perform independantly small examples from the objectives

    Assessment: performance

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  • Nov. 13-17

    Posted by Christopher Anderson on 11/13/2017

    This week in Wind Ensemble:

     Objectives:

    1. to become independant performers

    2. prepare Christmas Around the World, A Cartoon Christmas, and Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer.

    3. play pep music for Leopardpalooza

    Activities:

    perform independantly small selections from the objectives

    Assessment: performance

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  • Nov. 6-10

    Posted by Christopher Anderson on 11/6/2017

    This week in Wind Ensemble:

    Objectives:

    1. to become independant performers

    2. prepare Christmas Around the World, A Cartoon Christmas, and Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer.

    3. independant performers play region band audition material for 7th grade select band auditions

    Activities:

    perform independantly a small section from scales, region etudes, and band music.

    Assessment: performance

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  • Oct. 30 - Nov. 3

    Posted by Christopher Anderson on 10/30/2017

    This Week in Wind Ensemble:

     

    Objectives: 

    1. to become independant performers

    2. prepare Thriller, Just Like Fire, Chrismas Around the World, A Cartoon Christmas, and Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer.

    3. independant performers play region band audition material for 7th grade select band auditions

    Assignments:

    perform independantly a small section from scales, region etudes, and band music.

    Assessment:performance

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  • Oct. 23-27

    Posted by Christopher Anderson on 10/23/2017

    This week in Wind Ensemble:

     

    Objectives:

    1.  to become independant performers

    2.  prepare Thriller, Just Like Fire, Chrismas Around the World, A Cartoon Christmas, and Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer.

    3.   independant performers play region band audition material

    Assignments: 

    perform independantly a small section from scales, region etudes, and pep tunes.

    Assessment: performance

     

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  • Oct. 16-20

    Posted by Christopher Anderson on 10/16/2017

    This week in Wind Ensemble:

     

    Objectives: 

    1. to become independant performers

    2. play region audition material

        play scales material fast (1-8, chrom.)

    3.  prepare Thriller, Just Like Fire, Christmas Around the World, A Cartoon Christmas and Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer

    Assignments:

    perform small sections from the Region Band material

    Assessment: performance

     

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  • Oct. 11-13

    Posted by Christopher Anderson on 10/11/2017

    This week in Wind Ensemble:

     

    Objectives:

    1. to become independant performers

    2. play region audition material

        play scales material (slow C,F,G,D,chrom.)

        play scale material (fast Bb,Eb,Ab,Db)

        prepare Thriller and Just Like Fire

    Assignments:

    1.  perform small sections of Region Band material

    Assessment: performance

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  • Oct. 2-6

    Posted by Christopher Anderson on 10/2/2017

    This week in Wind Ensemble:

    Objectives:

    1. to become independant performers

    2. prepare for performances

        refine pep tunes

        play region audition material

    Assignments:

    1. play consistent tempo and style on pep tunes

    2. perform at pep rally in LVMS GYM

    3. perform small section of Region Band Music

    Assessment: performance

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