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January 24, 2022

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  Quarter #3 has begun in Music for 3rd - 5th grades.  Every Friday we will study a composer and listen to music from different musical eras.   Mondays and Tuesdays, we study theory in all grades.   Wednesdays and Thursdays we put into practice what we learned in theory by preparing for our concerts.   Announcements:  *4th Grade is learning to ring chimes and will ring in the Spring Concert, May 6th. 3rd Grade: Sixteenth Notes & Syncopation Concert Piece #1 Composer:   Robert Schumann   4th Grade: Rhythm & Note Review; Analyze a piece of Music Concert Piece #1 Handchimes Composer:    Frederic Chopin   5th Grade: Accidentals & Enharmonics Concert Piece #1 Composer:  Stephen Foster

January 10, 2022

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  Quarter #3 begins January 24th in Music for 3rd - 5th grades.  Every Friday we will study a composer and listen to music from different musical eras.   Mondays and Tuesdays, we study theory in all grades.   Wednesdays and Thursdays we put into practice what we learned in theory by preparing for our concerts.   Announcements:  *4th Grade is learning to ring chimes and will ring in the Spring Concert, May 6th. 3rd Grade: Sixteenth Notes Concert Piece #1 Composer:   Robert Schumann   4th Grade: Rhythm & Note Review Concert Piece #1 Handchimes Composer:    Frederic Chopin   5th Grade: Flats & Sharps Review Concert Piece #1 Composer:  Stephen Foster

January 4, 2021

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  Quarter #2 is almost over in Music for 3rd - 5th grades.  Every Friday we study a composer and listen to music from different musical eras.   Mondays and Tuesdays, we study theory in all grades.   Wednesdays and Thursdays we put into practice what we learned in theory by preparing for our concerts.   Announcements:  *4th Grade will be learning to ring chimes starting in January and will ring in the Spring Concert, May 6th. 3rd Grade: Beamed & Un-beamed Eighth Notes Concert Piece #1 Composer:   Robert Schumann   4th Grade: Rhythm & Note Review Concert Piece #1 Introduction to Handchimes Composer:    Frederic Chopin   5th Grade: Sharps Review Concert Piece #1 Composer:  Stephen Foster

December 13, 2021

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  Quarter #2 is well underway in Music for 3rd - 5th grades.  Every Friday we study a composer and listen to music from different musical eras.   Mondays and Tuesdays, we study theory in all grades.   Wednesdays and Thursdays we put into practice what we learned in theory by preparing for our concerts.   Announcements:  *4th Grade will be learning to ring chimes starting in January and will ring in the Spring Concert 3rd Grade: Concert Reflection Bass Clef - Lines and Notes - Practice Composer:   Franz Liszt   4th Grade: Concert Reflection Sharps and Flats Composer:    Peter Tchaikovsky, George & Ira Gershwin   5th Grade: Concert Reflection  Composer:  Scott Joplin, Amy Beach

December 6, 2021

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  Quarter #2 is well underway in Music for 3rd - 5th grades.  Every Friday we study a composer and listen to music from different musical eras.   Mondays and Tuesdays, we study theory in all grades.   Wednesdays and Thursdays we put into practice what we learned in theory by preparing for our concerts.   Announcements:  *4th Grade will be learning to ring chimes starting in January and will ring in the Spring Concert 3rd Grade:   Bass Clef - Lines and Notes Composer:   Amadeus Mozart   4th Grade:   Learn about the keyboard Locate Middle C on a keyboard Sharps and Flats Composer:    Guillaume de Machaut   5th Grade:   Review Whole & Half Steps Reviewing Time Signature, Ties, & Slurs Composer:  Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel

November 15, 2021

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Quarter #2 is well underway in Music for 3rd - 5th grades.  Every Friday we study a composer and listen to music from different musical eras.  Normally, on Mondays and Tuesdays, we study theory in all grades. However, for the next few weeks, we will be devoting our Monday and Tuesday classes as well as our Wednesdays and Thursdays to preparing for our Winter Concert.  We will still continue to learn about Composers every Early Dismissal Friday. Announcements:  *Winter Concert is Friday, December 3 at 7:00.  Students should start arriving at 6:30.                                    * If your child will be wearing a mask, it must be black.  If you do not have one, one will be provided for your child at the concert.                                *Held at Summit Christian Center on Marshall Rd - look for more information to come home November 29. 3rd Grade:   Winter Concert Piece #1 Winter Concert Piece #2 Winter Concert Piece #3 Composer:   Amadeus Mozart   4th Grade:   Winter Concert Pi

November 8,2021

  Starting a new quarter in Music for 3rd - 5th grades.  Every Friday we study a composer and listen to music from different musical eras.  Normally, on Mondays and Tuesdays, we study theory in all grades. However, for the next few weeks, we will be devoting our Monday and Tuesday classes as well as our Wednesdays and Thursdays to preparing for our Winter Concert.  We will still continue to learn about Composers every Early Dismissal Friday. Announcements:  *Winter Concert is Friday, December 3 at 7:00.  Students should start arriving at 6:30.                                *Held at Summit Christian Center on Marshall Rd - look for more information to come home November 29. 3rd Grade:   Winter Concert Piece #1 Winter Concert Piece #2 Winter Concert Piece #3 Composer:   Amadeus Mozart   4th Grade:   Winter Concert Piece #1 Winter Concert Piece #2 Winter Concert Piece #3 Composer:    Guillaume de Machaut   5th Grade:   Winter Concert Hand-chime Piece Winter Concert Piece #1 Winter Concer