Wednesday, November 7, 2012

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2012

QUOTE: 
"The history of music, supported by the actual hearing of the master compositions of the different 
  epochs, is the shortest way to cure you of self-esteem and vanity.”
AUTHOR: Robert Schumann
MEANING OF THE QUOTE: 
“A person may think their art is great until they compare it with the greatest masters such as Beethoven and Mozart.”







COMPOSER
COPLAND

 Long Time Ago 
Sung by Marilyn Horne
video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Rj-T8DpNho&feature=related

GENERAL MUSIC
01. THEORY: STEP WISE MOTION and MUSIC NOTATION
.......a.  IDENTIFYING STEP-WISE MOTION BY LETTER NAMES
.......b.  IDENTIFYING STEP-WISE MOTION UP (FORWARD) and DOWN (BACKWARDS)
02.  MAKING AN INSTRUMENT: STUDENT DEMONSTRATION OF HOMEMADE INSTRUMENTS
04. RECORDERS
.......a.  REVIEW OF FINGERING USING STEP-WISE MOTION OF THE MUSICAL ALPHABET TO                     SHOW THE CONCEPT

ADV. STRINGS
PREPARATION FOR THE HOLIDAY CONCERT
01.  GESU BAMBINO
02.  HAVE YOURSELF A MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS
03.  FROSTY

BEG. STRINGS 
PREPARATION FOR THE HOLIDAY CONCERT (CONCERT SEATING CHART EXPLANATION)
01.  SILVER BELLS
02.  FROSTY
03.  PARTNER HOUSETOP
04.  BURGUNDIAN CAROL
05.  NO HOLLY FOR MISS QUINN
06.  HAVE YOURSELF A MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS
07.  GESU BAMBINO