6th Grade Orchestra
Students will be learning how to tune their instruments next week! Students may use a tuner from the music store or use their device if they have turned in their BYOD permission form.
Concert Time: 7:30 PM
Where: Daniell Middle School
This is a field trip! Students will leave Palmer to rehearse with Daniell & McCleskey Orchestras. The concert will begin at 7:30 PM and conclude by 8 PM. Students must have a ride at Daniell Middle School after the concert.
Students need to bring to school their Instrument, Music, Wire Stand, a drink, and wear their Orchestra t-shirt on Thursday, March 23rd. Please make sure EVERYTHING is labeled!
4:15 - eat pizza
4:45 - load bus to Daniell MS
5:15 - arrive & rehearse at Daniell
7:30 PM - Concert
8 PM - Students picked up at Daniell MS
Daniell MS address:
2900 Scott Rd, Marietta, GA 30066
Part 1:Go to Note Name Drills and complete 20 note drills on Level 2A & 2B with a 90% or higher. Watch your Key Signatures!
Select Show Progress Report, sign your name & save as your Student ID number. Go to PRINT and save as a PDF with your name, level, & date.
Raise your hand once you have completed each one so I may record your grade.
Read the directions for each exercise & complete it.
Theory Workbook Exercises:
#54, 55, 57, 58, & 59
We have been learning new notes & techniques! Students should be practicing these techniques about 15 minutes a day to help reiterate the skill being taught.
Students should also be working in their Theory Workbook. Workbooks will be checked daily to help ensure that students understand the concept. Please make sure your child has the All for Strings THEORY WORKBOOK, Book 1. This can be found at any music store.
Exercises to have completed: #41, 42, 45, 46, 48, 49, 50, 51, 66
Focus on using your elbow only, keeping a straight bow, and always....Llama, Llama, Llama.
3 ways to make a great sound:
Bow Weight (Index Finger controls it)
Bow Location (Lane 3)
Complete Pass offs by:
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