Tuesday, September 10, 2013

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2013

QUOTE:
“A good composer does not imitate; he steals.”
AUTHOR: Igor Stravinsky
MEANING OF THE QUOTE:
“There are no new ideas only old ones which are combined to form new
  combinations. The better composers study the music of many others
  giving them a larger selection of ideas to use.









COMPOSER
HILDEGARD

Ave Generosa
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GRANADA ADV. STRINGS
1.  SILENT NIGHT
a.  Special attention on intonation

INTRO. TO INSTRUMENT
1.  Theory
a.  Worked on pages 4-7 musical alphabet on the keyboard

GRANADA BEG. STRINGS
1.  Violin bow: marking the bow at the middle and tip (custom for each student)
2.  Bow on the violin
a.  Bow springs (silently) on each string
b.  Silent bow rocking to different arm levels (see-saw)
c. Started open string bowing using bow at middle to tip (elbow movement)

HILLVIEW ORCHESTRA
1.  D Major Concert Scale (separate-strings shift on 1st finger)
2.  RUDOLPH