Lesson Plans
Charger Chorus 7-8 2nd Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 12/16/2013 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Tying up loose ends this week with some paperwork
Starting a second new piece
Continuing quest for full, open and supported sound
Voice Skills:
Working on supporting the tone with air
Projection is really improving
Vowel tone is improving with emphasis on shaping
We will continue with both of those concepts
Music Reading Skills:
We are continuing work with rhythm reading/drums/syncopations
We have placed focus on reading notes with solfege within the songs we are learning.We will continue this emphasis for the rest of the year
Music Analysis Skills:
We have examined our first song the beginning sections.
We look for patterns, markings, form, text, phrasing
We will start on our African piece on Thursday
we are currently working on "Free and Glad to Be Me"
Starting "Furaha", and will do an overview of the girls' piece "True Colors: on Friday