Welcome to Middle School General Music and Chorus

It's hard to believe September is almost over! We are hard at work in music class. Check out what we are learning about below! 

Chorus Performances:

10/27/16 All County Festival - Tupper Lake

12/6/16 Winter Concert  - 7PM

6/1/17 - Spring Concert - 7PM 




What's Happening in Music?


Grade 6 - Music of Japan
Traditional Japanese music:
Shomyo
Gagaku 

Japanese Instruments
dadaiko
kakko
chindon taiko 


Grade 7 - Louis Armstrong and Chicago  Jazz
Early jazz
Roaring Twenties
American historical significance and cultural implications of early jazz


Grade 8 - Rock and Roll Pioneers in the 1950's

The Affluent Society
The effects of rock and roll music on the American Culture
Bill Haley and the Comets
Chuck Berry 
Bo Diddley
Little Richard
Jerry Lee Lewis 









 
 
Happening Today!