Lesson Plans
High School Choir 9-12 4th Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/31/2014 Instructor: Constance Knott Academics
Our trip is around the corner!
All the solos and ensembles are up and running; that time is going to go very fast, so students need to put in time on their own too.
This group of young people is making good progress.
Voice Skills:
We are moving towards a synthesis of every thing we've learned this year
Our emphasis on dynamic contrast and line shaping of phrases continues. Personal best singing will be consistently emphasized.
Analysis Skills and Standards Work:
Review the concepts sheet from Quarter Three
Students completed music analysis sheets last week.
This week we have GOT to get our listening analysis sheet done with a review of ourselves.
Start new vocabulary sheet
Literacy Skills:
Analyze the key of Music's Echo, and the scales in f minor
We are reading exercises in F Major and d minor
We are reading songs and rounds in G Major and e minor
We practice all four scales with note names.
We will need to do some theory work again with slates; to practice tonal patterns, and do dictations `
Need to really perfect our pieces for Augsburg clinic in the cities on April 11th
Handel: Practice page 5-6 Review 2-4
Nine Hundred: Learn p.8-10
Work on dynamic contrast for Chariot piece; drill pages 4-7
Dynamic contrast and phrasing for Music's Echo and Come To Me My Love