Instrumental Music

9/11 – Beginning Band – Playing test for those that didn’t go last week. continuing on in the red books. 2nd and 3rd year band – Bb scale for anyone that didn’t go on Friday. Working on some new pep band tunes. HS Band – Street marching in Blocks w/ Instruments working on cadences. 

9/13 – Beginning Band – continuing on in the red books. 2nd and 3rd year band – 25 or 6 to 4 and preparing the Eb scale for our playing test on Friday. HS Band – Street marching in Blocks w/ Instruments working on cadences. Percussion with Mr. Miller to learn drum cadences. 

9/14 – Beginning Band – Checking homework. continuing on in the red books. 2nd and 3rd year band – Eb scale and other e-flat exercises in the book. HS Band – Marching the parade route and practicing some pep band songs. Percussion with Mr. Miller to learn drum cadences. 

9/15 – Beginning Band – Playing test on 22 and 23 in the red books. 2nd and 3rd year band – Eb scale playing test. HS Band – Marching the parade route and practicing some pep band songs. Percussion with Mr. Miller to learn drum cadences. 

9/18 – Beginning Band – Any redos on playing test from Friday, Reviewing all of the notes we have learned thus far for students with new instruments. 2nd and 3rd year band – Any redos on playing test from Friday, more work on F major exercises in preparation for Thursday’s playing test. HS Band – Marching with drums performing cadences as well. Practice some pep band songs.

9/19 – Beginning Band – 27 was homework, so reviewing the homework. 2nd and 3rd year band – F major work in sections. HS Band – Marching with drums performing cadences as well. Practice some pep band songs.