Ms. Damrel

Weekly Practice Assignments

Reminder:
To access Essential Elements Interactive at home, please follow the instructions on the inside cover of your child's book. The code you see will let them login at https://www.essentialelementsinteractive.com/ where they can access play-along tracks for every exercise in their book.

Beginning Low Strings (and Talley violas!) week of 2/3/20

  •     Monkey Song (can be found in powerpoint below)
  •     Page 8 and 9 in Essential Elements (#17 and 20)
  •     Pages 16 and 17 in Essential Elements (#47-53)

(Click here!) 1/27/20 Beginning Orchestra Powerpoint

FAVE Intermediate week of 2/3/20

  • G Major Scale
  • Essential Elements #126-128
  • Power Rock (violins: measures 1-21; cellos: measures 21-end)

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Beginning Low Strings (and Talley violas!) week of 1/27/20

  • Continue to work on left hand shape and bow hold
  • Page 7 and 8 in Essential Elements (#15-19)
  • Pages 16 and 17 in Essential Elements (#47-53)
  • Monkey Song (can be found in powerpoint below)

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1KyN1dcAIkLVZNSr0VhXy_3B8DXiApXEf/view?usp=sharing

FAVE Intermediate week of 1/27/20

  • Enjoy the concert!!!!

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Beginning Low Strings (and Talley violas!) week of 1/20/20

  • Page 7 in Essential Elements (#13-15)
  • Pages 16 and 17 in Essential Elements (#48-52)
  • Open string rhythms with the bow: (1) mississippi hot dog (2) run pony run pony (3) ice cream "sh" cone (4) mississippi is a river
  • Continue to work on left hand shape and bow hold (click the link below to access the powerpoint from class)
  • Low Strings Powerpoint 1/20/20

FAVE Intermediate - Week of 1/20/20

  • Students should be able to play all concert music (Can-Can and First Scale March) from beginning to end without stopping

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Beginning Low Strings - Week of 1/6/2020

  •     Page 6 in Essential Elements (exercises 10-12)
  •     Page 16 in Essential Elements (exercises 47, 48)

FAVE Intermediate - Week of 1/6/20

  •     G major scale with a big sound, great bow hold, and beautiful posture
  •     Can-Can WITH the repeat
  •     First Scale March (focus especially on the passages that switch between pizz and arco)