Great 1st play test last week! As we go ahead violins you have already started working on 3rd position and viola/cello/bass we are working more on bowing with slurs. Keep up your great work, our 1st concert might be in December, but it is right around the corner. Songs I think we will play on our December 18 Winter Concert:
1) Good Kings Marching
3) Wexford Circle
4) March and Cannon
We are not done with note reading. You MUST finish all levels Introduction, Bronze, Silver, Gold by Winter Vacation.
Your first field trip will be on Nov. 3 /4 (depending on your class) make sure you fill out and return your permission slip.
You have your Halloween Concert coming up. Friday, Oct. 28 --
-change into your costume at lunch
-we walk to Van Meter and play
make sure you fill out and return your permission slip
-Spooky Concert coming up on Nov. 3
-make sure you fill out and return your permission slip
Here is the recording of "American Sketches" from 2 weeks ago -- room for improvement, but a great 1st pass!!
and for a little fun for all of you. The Vitamin String Quartet -- Nightmare Before Christmas:)
and a little fun for all of you.. the Vitamin String Quartet plays The Nightmare Before Christmas:)