Sectionals all week: Today, Soprano; Wed, Tenor/Bass; Thurs, Alto
Solo/Ens contest less than 2 weeks away. If you have not practiced with your accompanist, and it you have not sung for me by next week, you will not sing.
Friday is a student showcase (might be a good time to sing solo/ensemble)
"Zu"- 151 sliding, and descending by half steps
"Za"- 13531, legato and ascending by half steps
Tuning exercise- Bass- Do, Ten- Sol, Alto- Mi, Sop- Do
The intent is to keep it in tune for several seconds (students breathe when necessary and come back in)
Sopranos: "Sim Shalom" all- work weak parts
Students not participating in the sectional will complete an in-class assignment.
Tenor/Bass sectional today. Alto tomorrow.
Friday, student showcase.
"Zu" - 543231, descending by half-steps
"Za" - 154321, ascending by half-steps
Tuning exercise- moving by half steps as a group (unison/octaves)
Tenor/Bass: "Sim Shalom" work all parts
Sopranos who did not do worksheet yesterday will complete today.
If the worksheet is complete, the students may have a study hall
Same as Tues/Wed
Seasons of Love solo announcement
"Ha"- 151, staccato, descending by half-steps
"La" - 13531, legato, ascending by half-steps
Tuning exercise: Build a chord, hold it, and move to another chord (V, I).
Alto sectional: "Sim Shalom" all parts
Rest of class uses time as a study hall
Student showcase today
"ABC's" - 12345432,12345432,12345432,151 -descending by half steps
"I Love You"- 1 54321- ascending by half steps
All scales and triads one after another- M, nat m, harm m, mal m; M,m, +, o
Sing all repertoire
"All That Jazz"
"Seasons"- w/ solo