Lesson Plans
9-12 Concert Choir 4th Q 10.11 Lesson Plans
Week: 04/11/2011 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Announcements:Special groups are going to Slayton today for a vocal workshop. This week we will work very hard on our solos and ensembles!
Solos/Ensembles:We are down to four weeks. Students really need to buckle down and practice and come to rehearsals on the schedule!
Voice Skills: continue "Fundamentals for Personal Best Singing: Using Your Whole Self". Review, abdomen, mouth, and throat. Add Ears this week:listening for accurate chords, intervals, onsets, releases.
Reading Skills: We are going to work on a Bach chorale with sight singing.
Interdisciplinary Applications:We will be practicing reading comprehension and writing skills with the topics of vocal anatomy on Friday.
Repertoire:We made good progress on O Susanna, Music's Echo. This week we will put "He Never Failed Me Yet" together and work on the Handel as well as the Bach mentioned above.