Lesson Plans
High School Choir 9-12 3rd Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/05/2015 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
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Monday:
Announcements:
Welcome our new people
Lots of announcements: Barbershop, Solo/Ensemble interest, solos/duets for next concert, repertoire, sharing student recommendations from concert analyses
Gearing up for the quarter
New papers for the binders will come as week progresses; need to get the new students lined up first
Tuesday:
Voice Skills:
Our skills combine into overarching concepts this quarter. Ultimately we are talking about how to sing a beautiful phrase and line with dynamic contrast
The first one we will address is the function of breath support and management: It affects articulation/tone/intonation

Wednesday:
Reading Skills:
We continue our two levels in key of C and key of g; song sightreading
We will be doing a lot of careful reading of our contest material
Also working with chords
Thursday:
Analysis Skills:
Will be doing theory/rhythms/tonal/structural analysis of first contest piece this week
Friday:
Repertoire:
Suo Gan
Happy
Sweet Caroline
Let It Go
Benedictus
 
 
 
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