Lesson Plans
9-12 Concert Choir 1st Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/30/2010 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Warm Ups: freedom, posture, support for alignment
Music Reading:C scale, 2nds, pulse, rhythm, multi tasking

Music Analysis:continue looking at Telemann Hallelujah
Repertoire:sork p. 2.3.4
Substitute today; watch the beautiful video about choral singing in Minnesota
Warm Ups:lowered breathing, spinning sound, solfege singing, rounds in C Major, adding sound to breath flow
Music Reading:scale steps, more multi tasking, rhythms solfege patterns
Music Analysis:start p.5-6 of Telemann, discuss historical practices
Repertoire: learn 5,6 of Telemann
Warm Ups:stretching the alignment, continuous airflow, adding percussive consonants. more rounds, rhythms
Music Reading:3rds patterns in straight beats
Music Analysis:Begin Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye analysis,
Repertoire: continue
Warm Ups:open body, finding release, consonants. Section singing and listening
Music Reading:letter ladder, read 2nds, 3rds in solfege
Music Analysis:continue next pages of Johnny
Repertoire:put all of Telemann together.