Thursday, November 8, 2012

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2012

QUOTE: 
“Off with you! You're a happy fellow, for you'll give happiness and joy to many other people. 
  There is nothing better or greater than that!”
AUTHOR: Ludwig van Beethoven

MEANING OF THE QUOTE: 
“The greatest happiness one can give himself is the joy of making other 
  people happy.”




COMPOSER
COPLAND


I Bought Me a Cat 
from Old American Songs
video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ISFyClvTf3I

GENERAL MUSIC
01. THEORY: IDENTIFYING SKIPS IN MUSIC NOTATION
02.  MAKING AN INSTRUMENT: STUDENT DEMONSTRATION OF HOMEMADE INSTRUMENTS

ADV. STRINGS
PREPARATION FOR THE HOLIDAY CONCERT
01.  HAVE YOURSELF A MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS
02.  CHRISTMAS SONG
03.  NO HOLLY FOR MISS QUINN
03.  FROSTY

BEG. STRINGS 
PREPARATION FOR THE HOLIDAY CONCERT
01. WARM UP: INTRO TO HOEDOWN
02.  NO HOLLY FOR MISS QUINN
06.  GESU BAMBINO
........a. WORKED ON FIRST TWO PHRASES OF COUNTER MELODY: OH COME ALL YE FAITHFUL
........b.  PRACTICED ENTIRE SONG
........c.  PRACTICED AN EXERCISE USING THE 4TH FINGER