Lesson Plans
9-12 Concert Choir 3rd Q 09.10 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/01/2010 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Announcements: Our clinician is coming on Thursday.
Vocal Jazz on Monday, Choralaires on Wednesday, and Boys' 50's on Thursday.
We are focusing on our contest music
Students received their solo and ensemble music, group assignments, recordings and schedules last Friday and again on Monday. We will start with practicing with Mrs. Knott
Musicianship/Effort Goals:
Heightened effort, concentration, and personal responsibility needed from everyone
Repertoire Work: Memory. Take away piano help on our a cappella piece
Be sure to do text, emotional content and phrasing emphasis
Diction and dynamics perfected.
Music Analysis Skills: Students have analysis sheets to fill out. We will emphasize the music vocabulary contained in both songs.
Singing Skills:Phrasing: shaping the line, reflecting the meaning of the text. Delivering dynamic contrast. Continuing to feel the inner pulse, energizing the rhythms.