Monday, September 11, 2017

Monday, Sept 11, 2017

REMINDERS
Lowes Food Gift Card $ is due Friday 
Butterbraid Money and Order forms Due Tuesday Sept 19 
Chorus Spirit Night at Hickory Tavern Sept 18 
Chorus Picnic for Chorus Students Only Sept 25 from 3-5 at Womble Park 
Mattress Sale Sept 30; yard signs and posters still in classroom for students to take 
Late HW that was due Friday Sept 1 is still not in for a few students

1st Period: Concert Choir 
Received Unit 1 and Unit 2 Music Theory Packets CLICK HERE
Test will be MONDAY on both units (This is a review from last year) 
Read rhythms in Blue Book 
Read tonal in Green Book (major only) 
Finished learning notes for "How Like a Winter"

2nd Period: Beginning Choir
Received Unit 1 Music Theory Packet CLICK HERE
Went over Parts of a note and Parts of a staff
Reviewed Rhythm and note duration
Received Roll Call Numbers
Practiced with Hotel Cell 
Received Sheet Music for class, associated with the assigned Roll Call Number 
Worked on new song "Let the Praise Go Round"

3rd Period: Colla Voce
Additional Reminder - Next Trip Payment is Due Sept 15 - $200 
Warm-up 
Read Rhythms in Blue Book Page 64 
Worked "The KING" while tapping - paying attention to being on the beat or off the beat
----HW - memorize for tomorrow 
Worked "Venite" in Circles - fixed the last 4 pages when parts struggled on entrances
-----HW - memorize for tomorrow 
Worked Ohtul - Memorized  - 2nd page - men need to remember words; 2nd ending on repeat everyone needs to review notes for memory 
Worked Red Red Rose - Memorized - checked a few memory slips 



Friday, August 18, 2017

Welcome Back

Welcome Back Students! This is where you will find daily class information such as class announcements, what we rehearsed, sight-reading practice, homework assignments and more!

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Concert Choir, Wednesday 05/24/17


Rehearsal Notes and Assignments: Today we started solos!!! :)

Music Theory:
None

Homework: None

Sight Singing: Exams began last Wednesday

Announcements:
All State Students - if you have not received your t-shirt please come to Mrs. Patchett’s office when we break for sight-reading testing. 

Solos continue tomorrow!! Be prepared to go if you haven't already! 

Banquet dinner tickets money and reservations were due Wednesday

Seniors your next Lunch rehearsal is THURSDAY ALL LUNCH - bring OMNIA SOL 
If you have not turned in music please turn in your music to the piano.  Any music not turned in by today will result in a fine for the chorus and to the school

If you have any pictures from this year that you wish to submit for the chorus picture book thing, email them to hshschorusblog@gmail.com

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Concert Choir, Tuesday 05/23/17


Rehearsal Notes and Assignments: Today we finished did music theory activites based on our groups! If you were absent today, be sure to pick up the work that your group was assigned!

Music Theory:
Group 1- Interval Quality Identification (30 examples on musictheory.net)
Group 2- Labeling chords (worksheet)
Group 3- Mini lesson with Mrs. Patchett about chord progressions (worksheet)

Homework: finish Theory work and turn in tomorrow

Sight Singing: Exams began last Wednesday

Announcements:
All State Students - if you have not received your t-shirt please come to Mrs. Patchett’s office when we break for sight-reading testing. 

Solos start tomorrow!! Be prepared to go and have our paper ready to turn in :)

Banquet dinner tickets money and reservations were due Wednesday
Seniors your next Lunch rehearsal is THURSDAY ALL LUNCH - bring OMNIA SOL 
If you have not turned in music please turn in your music to the piano.  Any music not turned in by today will result in a fine for the chorus and to the school

If you have any pictures from this year that you wish to submit for the chorus picture book thing, email them to hshschorusblog@gmail.com

CV- 5/22/17

Announcements/Rehearsal:

-Finished sight reading
-clarified banquet reservations
-Juniors stay after school on Thursday to help set up the banquet (bring a change of clothes to school on Thursday)
-Seniors, B Lunch rehearsal Wednesday, and all lunch on Thursday
-Critiques are due Friday
-7th Chords and Inversions worksheet was passed out, and due Wednesday.


Sight Reading: none

Homework: 7th and Inversions worksheet due Wednesday

Monday, May 22, 2017

Concert Choir, Monday 05/22/17


Rehearsal Notes and Assignments: Today we finished Sight Singing exams and did music theory reviews based on our groups! If you were absent today, be sure to pick up the work that your group was assigned!

Music Theory:
Group 1- Naming and identifying key signatures (worksheet)
Group 2- Labeling interval, interval quality, and triads (musictheory.net)
Group 3- Identifying inversions and seventh chords (worksheet)

Homework: finish Theory work and turn in tomorrow

Sight Singing: Exams began last Wednesday

Announcements:
All State Students - if you have not received your t-shirt please come to Mrs. Patchett’s office when we break for sight-reading testing. 

Banquet dinner tickets money and reservations were due Wednesday
Seniors your next Lunch rehearsal is TOMORROW  Tuesday B LUNCH - bring OMNIA SOL 
If you have not turned in music please turn in your music to the piano.  Any music not turned in by today will result in a fine for the chorus and to the school

If you have any pictures from this year that you wish to submit for the chorus picture book thing, email them to hshschorusblog@gmail.com

Friday, May 19, 2017

Concert Choir, Friday 05/19/17

Happy Friday!!!! :)

Rehearsal Notes and Assignments: Today we continued Sight Singing exams and did music theory reviews based on our groups! If you were absent today, be sure to pick up the work that your group was assigned!

Music Theory:
Group 1- Naming and identifying key signatures (worksheet)
Group 2- Labeling interval, interval quality, and triads (musictheory.net)
Group 3- Identifying triads in major and harmonic, natural, and melodic minor scales (worksheet)

Homework: Complete concert reflection and practice Sight Singing

Sight Singing: Exams began Wednesday

Announcements:
All State Students - if you have not received your t-shirt please come to Mrs. Patchett’s office when we break for sight-reading testing. 

Banquet dinner tickets money and reservations were due Wednesday May 17 
Basket Raffle Ticket Money is Due TODAY - please make an big effort this week to sell! Ask your neighbors, teachers, office staff and friends! This is TODAY!!! PLEASE SELL ALL YOUR TICKETS!!! :) Even just everyone selling a little will make a BIG difference in our fundraiser!
Seniors your next Lunch rehearsal is TODAY Friday B LUNCH - bring OMNIA SOL 
If you have not turned in music please turn in your music to the piano.  Any music not turned in by today will result in a fine for the chorus and to the school

If you have any pictures from this year that you wish to submit for the chorus picture book thing, email them to hshschorusblog@gmail.com