Projects for Rising 7th grade students.

05/21/2016
08/19/2016

Make sure you are familiar with, and can play the following concepts:
  • D major scale (Bk1 #64 and #174)
  • G major scale (Bk1 #98 lower octave for violins, #161 upper octave for violins)
  • C major scale (Bk1 #135 upper octave for violas and cellos, #149 lower octave for violas and cellos)
  • Violins: use the D scale finger pattern on the A and E strings to produce the A major scale.

Practice the following techniques:

  • Violins/Violas: 4th finger (Bk1 #83, & #99 are great)
  • Basses: Notes in 3rd position on the D string (Bk1 #83, #84, #86, & #90)
  • Slurs with the bow (Bk1 pg.29)
  • Hooks with the bow (Bk1 #174-176)
  • Staccato (Bk1 #167 & #168)

 

Songbook #1: Play any and all of the following numbers from Book 1:
  • #43
  • #57
  • #70
  • #80
  • #86
  • #88
  • #89
  • #91
  • #92 part A
  • #101
  • #106
  • #116
  • #125
  • #128
  • #129
  • #134
  • #137
  • #139
  • #143 (The Birthday Song!)
  • #152
  • #155
  • #175
  • #190 part A
  • #193

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