Lesson Plans
High School Choir 9-12 3rd Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 02/02/2015 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Start rehearsing solos and ensembles.
Hand in "Young Women of Integrity" sheets; extra credit
Set goals on calendar
New students get fitted for tuxedos.
Discuss upcoming concert format/dress
Discovery of new piece "Sing"
Voice Skills:To create a beautiful phrase
Text: using good diction, vowels, and resonance to produce the text
Rhythms: energize rhythms and underlying pulse and patterns to create
Vocabulary: phrase, diction, resonance, pulse, energize
Music Reading Skills:
Do scale sheet for Benedictus
Practice A major/ a minor
Suo Gan is in the key of G
Sight singing mini evaluations this week
Music Analysis:
Denote the do's and sol's in Benedictus
Do green analysis sheet on Benedictus with a friend
Hand in marked Suo Gan scores for evaluation
Listening Analysis:
Work on exact Welsh pronunciation
Listening to ourselves in sections on the risers in the cafeteria: singing a beautiful phrase. Use checklist
Suo Gan: work on Welsh words; singing well
Benedictus: learn notes and rhythms
Sing: analysis
Set "Happy" aside for now
Continue work on "Let It Go" and "Sweet Caroline"