Weekly Update #16
Happy Friday Orchestra Families - Welcome back!
The schedule for next week is as follows:
Monday (1/11) - 6th grade morning rehearsal, 8th grade lessons (ALL 8th GRADERS!)
Tuesday (1/12) - Wildcat Symphony morning rehearsal, 7th grade lessons
Wednesday (1/13) - 6th grade morning rehearsal
Thursday (1/14) - 7th grade morning rehearsal, 6th grade lessons
Friday (1/15) - NO SCHOOL (are you practicing?!)
** 8th graders - as your lessons are split between Monday and Friday, the two groups from Friday (6 cello/bass and 7 violas) can choose any Monday lesson to attend. **
6th Grade Travels Through Time!
For homework - students need to complete the inside page of their "encyclopedia". When doing this, they must include a picture (NOT DRAWN) of themselves. Students also must practice the first eight measures of our Renaissance period song (Earl of Oxford March).
7th Grade Goes On An International Tour!
For homework - students need to complete the inside page of their "Passport". When doing this, they must include a picture (NOT DRAWN) of themselves. Students also must practice their United States song - Yankee Doodle.
8th Graders Are Our New Maestros!
For homework - students should be reviewing their score for "The Big Race" and following along to a different part other than their own with the recording. Students should also be reviewing their conducting patterns for 2/4, 3/4, and 4/4.