Grade 9 Strings

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What's happening this week

  • Week of April 24-28th
    Monday
    Circle of Fifths scales. :)
    Amanda's piece
    Run through of Suite for Strings

    Wednesday
    Please come support your senior strings tonight as they compete for 1000$!! @Lisgar 7:30pm
    Sight Reading
    Suite for Strings

    Friday
    **Ensemble at lunch will be sectionals today.
    **Rhythm work - please work in your groups. Once you're able to do your rhythmic part- mix with someone who has a part 1, 2, 3, 4 etc so that you are in another group working on different parts.

    Posted Apr 23, 2017, 10:41 AM by Janice Mah
  • Week of April 17-21st
    Wednesday
    Sight-reading
    Play through Christine Donkin's suite, Amanda Yee's piece

    Friday
    .Rhythm work - please revisit your rhythm sheets as a group- except this time, make sure everyone in your group has a different part.
    - please ensure that you have a metronome handy. also review your rhythm subdivisions.  
    - I need to make sure everyone understands their rhythms appropriately in order to move together as a cohesive ensemble.  Take today's tasks seriously.

    Posted Apr 16, 2017, 6:40 PM by Janice Mah
  • Week of April 10-14th
    Monday
    Chamber debrief- thoughts? Things you'd change? Things you liked? Things you didn't like?
    Ensemble run through: Over-thinking and Suite for Strings

    Wednesday
    Rhythm review 
    Body Surfing ?
    Reminder: piano music for solo exam due soon
    Semester questions
    Posted Apr 9, 2017, 11:49 AM by Janice Mah
  • Week of April 3- 7th
    Tuesday
    Christine Donkin Pieces
    Amanda's piece?
    Chamber practicing 

    Wednesday
    Chamber performances: Disney and Clocks 

    Thursday
    Chamber Performances: Viva and Libertango
    Posted Apr 2, 2017, 1:09 PM by Janice Mah
  • Week of March 27th- March 31st
    Tuesday
    Chamber warm up  or Kiwanis Repertoire run through(15 mins)
    Chamber coachings
    -expectations for coachings
    -20 mins 
    -someone should be keeping track of what has been said during the coaching sessions
    -all this information WILL NEED to be recorded into your Chamber part 3 after your session.
    - Ms. Mah will video record this play through

    Thursday
    Kiwanis Repertoire run through
    Discussion- Kiwanis Expectations:
    Arrive at 6pm @Lisgar.  Do not be late.  If you are late, it will be up to Ms. Mah's discretion whether you are allowed to play or not.
    - Dress is all black- no black running shoes.  dress shoes only, black socks etc. ALL BLACK. Period.  If you are not dressed appropriately you will not be allowed to play.
    -tune and warm up
    -Performance is at 7pm - friends and family are allowed to come!
    Chamber coachings
    -expectations for coachings
    -20 mins 
    -someone should be keeping track of what has been said during the coaching sessions
    -all this information WILL NEED to be recorded into your Chamber part 3 after your session.
    - Ms. Mah will video record this play through

    Posted Mar 26, 2017, 5:13 PM by Janice Mah
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Upcoming assignments

AssignmentDue Date
Etude #2 Evaluation February 24, 2017 
Chamber Part 1 and 2 Due February 22, 2017 
Scale Evaluation #2 February 10, 2017 
Self Evaluation of December Solo December 21, 2016 
Journal Questions December 20, 2016 
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