**LAST DAY TO TURN IN ANY EXTRA CREDIT OPTIONS IS ON FRIDAY OF THE SECOND TO LAST WEEK OF EACH QUARTER**
Participation in private lessons. Must attend five or more lessons each quarter and print off & turn in private lesson form before the last day of the quarter. (30 points)
Write a one-page typed reflection paper about your band concert that you performed in (due no more than two weeks after your performance) (10 points)
Bring a program from an attended concert and write a brief paragraph about the concert. (This includes ANY concert – orchestra, rock concert, OSU marching band skull session, school concert, choir concert, etc. that you are NOT performing in) (10 points)
Critical Listening for Band: Pick out a video recording of a concert band playing on YouTube and print off the worksheet and complete. Length of the video clip must be longer than 5 minutes in order to correctly complete the worksheet. (10 points) - Option available only one time each quarter.
Compose a song and record it on a CD. The music must use correct time signatures, key signatures, note values, etc. (amount of points awarded depend on the length/depth of the piece created) - Option available only one time each quarter.
Research and write a one-page typed paper about a famous composer. Composer must be pre-approved by Mr. McGee. (10 points) - Option available only one time each quarter.
Research and write a one-page typed paper about your instrument that you play in band. (10 points) - Option available only one time.
Write (must be typed) about your favorite song. Must include title of song, the artist, and why you like it. If the song is available on YouTube (most are these days), a digital link needs to be included. (amount of points awarded depend on the length/depth of your description) - Option available only one time.