Lesson Plans
High School Choir 9-12 2nd Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 12/02/2013 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Announcements: Test on Thursday
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Voice Skills: continue work with diction, onsets and releases, add rhythmic energy. Review resonance, intonation, and breath for blend. Start work with breath anatomy. Also work with the 4 functions of beat
Music Literacy Skills: finish page 10 Key of C, practice writing G Major and e minor scales and being able to sing them. Review singing 2nds, 3rds, and 4ths. Do some dictation practice both rhythms and notes. Prepare for test on Thursday: home tones, doing solfege in Key of G and being able to sight sing in the Key of C; also chord singing
Music Analysis: Add vocabulary words this week. Work together with
"How to Analyze Interpretive Markings"

Listening Analysis Skills: we will have risers in the cafeteria and will start taking time to listen to each other in sections and make informed observations and critiques
A lot of emphasis will be on text interpretation and