Announcements:


BAND STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO PRACTICE 100 MINUTES PER WEEK
Link for recorder class - instrument information and sound clips

Instrument Demonstrations Video:


B flat blues backing track for improvisation:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ae_tBkCqeQ


6th, 7th, 8th band students: listen to concert music on JWPepper.com




Honor Band Music Links: (set 2 2018-2019)

5th Grade Listening
Starsplitter Fanfare

Maya: The Lost Empire


Inception


Power Rock listening file:

Appalachian Folk Dance

6th Grade Listening:
Music from Brave

Starsplitter Fanfare

Gentle River



Link for My America
JWPepper link for Star Wars the Force Awakens -

JWPepper link for Kamehameha

JWPepper link for Eagle Ridge

Blind Brook Celebration (flute/clarinet solo in beginning, trumpet duet at 38


JWPepper link for Serengeti Dreams- listen



Honor Choir audition mp3 file link



Honor Choir audition piece is Agnus Dei by Kinley Lange.  Listen at https://video.search.yahoo.com/search/video?fr=yfp-t&p=agnus+dei+by+kinley+lange#id=2&vid=53e3de261d3094c3282b43ff0ac9ae78&action=click

Honor Choir audition registration link
https://sites.google.com/a/stcharles.k12.la.us/dviicda/home/honor-choir/audition-registration-1



Beginning Flute players, please watch the following YouTube video on how to hold a flute and practice as directed:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c67lD9WIX50


Band Students – General Supply List

 All Grades

1/2 inch vinyl view white binder

12 sheet protectors

Binder pencil pouch

12 pack of pencils

2 dry erase fine tip markers

2 file folders

 

 

5th Grade:  Essential Elements Book 1 for your instrument, Music Book- Christmas Favorites by Essential Elements for your instrument 

6th Grade: 1 pack of white copy paper, Essential Elements Book 1 for your instrument (book from last year), Music Book- Christmas Favorites by Essential Elements for your instrument

 

7th Grade: 1 pack of colored copy paper and Music Book- Christmas Favorites by Essential Elements for your instrument

 

8th Grade: 1 box of Kleenex and Music Book- Christmas Favorites by Essential Elements for your instrument







7th and 8th grade band students are invited to participate in the Bayou Community Band. Their rehearsal/concert schedule is as follows:

·     Rehearsals are 7:00 - 9:00 PM on Thursdays

 September 8 in Nicholls Band room

·         September 22 in Nicholls Band room

·         October 13 in Nicholls Band room

·         October 27 in Nicholls Band room

·         November 10 in Nicholls Band room

·         November 17 in E.D.W. Band room

·         December 8 in Nicholls Band room

Concert:      Dec. 11 in Peltier Auditorium