GMS Chamber Orchestra

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Chamber Orchestra

Greenacres Middle School

8 Orchestra (Course Title)

Quarters 1-4

This ensemble is only for 7th and 8th graders. Must have prior Orchestra experience. This ensemble is an Auditioned group. Chamber performs without a conductor, student led, smaller ensemble, and all music is advanced middle school music and lower level high school music. Style of playing follows the traditional style of parlor music. The ensemble is based around the “16 member” State size for large group competitions. This group will be cut back to 16 members for Middle School Solo/Ensemble Festival. Skills in this ensemble resemble that of the High School requirements. Private lessons are STRONGLY encouraged based upon the level of musical difficulty

Google Classroom Assignment Calendar

Student Essentials

GMS Chamber Orchestra Google Classroom Link

Google Classroom Code (o79yjis)

Remind How to Sign-up GMS Chamber.pdf

How to sign-up on Remind

Remind Code (@gmschmber)

GMS Chamber Homework Practice Log

HW Log Download


Required Course Materials

String Techniques for Superior Musical Performance

Robert Frost - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

Available for local purchase at Custom Strings or online at JW Pepper.com

Essential Technique for Strings

(Essential Elements, Book 3)

Michael Allen, Robert Gillespie & Pamela Tellejohn Hayes - Hal Leonard Corporation

Available for local purchase at Custom Strings or online at JW Pepper.com