East Oakview Music Notes & Dates

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East Music Dates 2013-14

Dec 5, 2013 – 3rd & 4th Grade Concert 7 pm @ the Max

Dec 7, 2013 - Choristers perform for NVHS Santa Breakfast @ 9 am

Dec 20, 2013 – Teacher Show 9:30 am / Sing Along 1 pm @ East Gym

Jan 17, 2014 – Handchimes 9 am @ DeVos Place for Michigan Music Conference

Feb 20, 2014 – 1st & 2nd Grade Concert 7 pm @ the Max

Apr 2, 2014 – Talent Show 1 pm @ East Gym

Apr 22, 2014 – Choristers perform in Lansing - MDEQ Earth Day Celebration

Apr 23, 2014 – Choristers Perform National Anthem  @ Whitecaps Game - 12 noon

May 17, 2014 – Choristers to Music in the Parks @ Six Flags Great America


East Music Programs

Strong Vocal, Aural & Motor Skill Development: combination of styles with an emphasis on Music Learning Theory.

CI & ASD Music Classes: each meets twice weekly

Music Ace Maestro in Computer Lab (music literacy/technology component)

1st – 4th gr. 30 min. weekly for approx. 18 weeks a year

IMMA & PMMA in Computer Lab (music aptitude/technology component)

Intermediate Measures of Music Audiation (IMMA) & 

Primary Measures of Music Audiation (PMMA)

Recorder instruction: 3rd & 4th grade, Jan – Mar

World Drumming: K-4 (adapted World Drumming)

Handchimes: Kindergarten - 4th gr. entire class chiming (e.g. I, IV, V7, I, & linear ringing). 

Musician / Composer of the Month: Music history component

“Start the Laser”: Similar to music school’s “drop the needle”. Ludwig van Beethoven is the 2013 - 2014 focus (friendly competition between 3rd & 4th grades).

Song Project: Students will learn and sing the fight song in concerts, assemblies, lunch on Fridays, etc.

Mr. Sinigos’ Blog: https://sites.google.com/a/nvps.net/sinigos_music/home

East Oakview Choristers: approx. 36 - 4th graders (w/family members traveling to Illinois 5/17/14)

Drumming Group: 3rd & 4th grades

Handchime Group: 4th grade (ringers range in reading abilities) 

Music Memories from 2013-2014