2018-2019 Lesson 5

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Theory

  1. Celebrate Theory: Prep Level

    1. MEMORIZE all circles dynamic markings on page 23

    2. Say them out loud, followed by their meanings, 3 times in-a-row, at least 5 days a week.

*Musicianship

  1. *Solfege

    1. Say forward and backward, the syllables starting on any syllable.

    2. Do this with a steady beat - set your metronome to m.m. 86

    3. Test on this next week!

    4. IF YOU HAVE A HARD TIME WITH THE EXERCISE AFTER 3 - 4 TRIES, WHAT DO WE DO? SLOW IT DOWN!!!

  2. Czerny, Op. 823 No. 1

    1. Watch your practice video (at the bottoms of your blog) and follow the instructions!

    2. practice this 5 times a week!

  3. Rhythm (red book)

    1. Memorize the following note values:

      1. Quarter Note = 1 beat

      2. Half Note = 2 beats

      3. Dotted Half Note = 3 beats

      4. Whole Note = 4 beats

    2. Memorize AND DRAW the REST VALUES on page 8. Test next week.

2018-2019 Lesson 4

Minimum of five practice days per week. :)

Theory

  1. Celebrate Theory: Prep Level

    1. THEORY TEST

      1. REDO: All of unit 2 and 3

      2. You’ll have a test on any of this next lesson.

    2. PREPARE: Pages 6 - 15

      1. Fix the purple pen in these pages.

      2. Be able to teach me about any of this.

    3. PREPARE: Prepare pages 16 - 31

*Musicianship

  1. *Solfege

    1. Say forward and backward, the syllables starting on any syllable.

    2. Do this with a steady beat - set your metronome to m.m. 86

    3. Test on this next week!

    4. IF YOU HAVE A HARD TIME WITH THE EXERCISE AFTER 3 - 4 TRIES, WHAT DO WE DO? SLOW IT DOWN!!!

  2. *Rhythm (red book)

    1. Read about pages 4-7

    2. Memorize the following note values:

      1. Quarter Note = 1 beat

      2. Half Note = 2 beats

      3. Dotted Half Note = 3 beats

      4. Whole Note = 4 beats

    3. PREPARE: Nos. 1-3

      1. Clap the beat / pulse & Ta the rhythm.

        1. Start by clapping 4 beats of silence

        2. Continue clapping while you’re ta the rhythm.

2018-2019 Lesson 3

Minimum of five practice days per week. :)

Theory

  1. Celebrate Theory: Prep Level

    1. PREPARE: Pages 6 - 15

      1. Fix the purple pen in these pages.

      2. Be able to teach me about any of this.

    2. PREPARE: Prepare pages 16 - 31

*Musicianship

  1. *Solfege

    1. Say forward and backward, the syllables starting on any syllable.

    2. Do this with a steady beat - set your metronome to m.m. 86

    3. Test on this next week!

    4. IF YOU HAVE A HARD TIME WITH THE EXERCISE AFTER 3 - 4 TRIES, WHAT DO WE DO? SLOW IT DOWN!!!

  2. *Rhythm (red book)

    1. Read about pages 4-7

    2. Memorize the following note values:

      1. Quarter Note = 1 beat

      2. Half Note = 2 beats

      3. Dotted Half Note = 3 beats

      4. Whole Note = 4 beats

    3. PREPARE: Nos. 1-3

      1. Clap the beat / pulse & Ta the rhythm.

        1. Start by clapping 4 beats of silence

        2. Continue clapping while you’re ta the rhythm.

2018-2019 Lesson 2

Minimum of five practice days per week. :)

Theory

  1. Celebrate Theory: Prep Level

    1. PREPARE: Pages 6 - 15

    2. BONUS ASSIGNMENT: Prepare pages 16 - 31

Musicianship

  1. Solfege

    1. Say forward and backward, the syllables starting on any syllable.

    2. Do this with a steady beat - set your metronome to m.m. 86

    3. Test on this next week!

    4. IF YOU HAVE A HARD TIME WITH THE EXERCISE AFTER 3 - 4 TRIES, WHAT DO WE DO? SLOW IT DOWN!!!

  2. Rhythm (red book)

    1. Read about pages 4-7

    2. Memorize the following note values:

      1. Quarter Note = 1 beat

      2. Half Note = 2 beats

      3. Dotted Half Note = 3 beats

      4. Whole Note = 4 beats

    3. PREPARE: Nos. 1-3

      1. Clap the beat / pulse & Ta the rhythm.

        1. Start by clapping 4 beats of silence

        2. Continue clapping while you’re ta the rhythm.