CHORUS 1 - SYLLABUSSINGING & PARTICIPATION -
*Singing and Vocal Tech. - The student's Vocal Tech. grade and/or participation grade is 20% of their nine weeks grade. Student's grade will be lower for not singing including participation in Vocal Warm-ups.
ALL Concerts are required and will count 40% of the students nine weeks grade. See Concert Schedule for performance dates. Dates for some important performances are listed below.
*Fall Concert - Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 ( 40% of 1st 9 weeks grade)
*Holiday Concert - Thursday, December 18th, 2014 (40% of 2nd 9 weeks grade) - 50% of midterm exam, 50% of this exam will be written.
*Music Performance Adjudication (Contest)- Monday - Friday, March 11th - 13th 2015 (40% of3rd 9 weeks grade)
*Spring Concert - Thursday, May 21st, 2015 (40% of 4th 9 weeks grade) - 50% of midterm exam, 50% of this exam will be written.
MUSIC THEORY -
*Music Theory is 10% of the students nine weeks grade.
*Test & Quiz - 20% of the students nine weeks grade.
*Students will receive a Music Theory packet provided by the school.
*Students will review lessons 1 - 30 on how to read and document music.
1. Staff and Cleff Sign
2. Line & Space Names
3. Whole, Half, Quarter Notes & Rest
5. Time Signatures
6. Dotted Notes
7. Ledger Lines
8. Repeat Signs
9. 1st & 2nd Endings
10. Ties & Slurs
11. Eighth Notes & Rests
12. Dotted Quarter Notes
MUSIC HISTORY -
*Music History will count 10% of the students nine weeks grade. Students will study six composers and the music periods which they are from. Composers are
Johann Sebastian Bach
George Frederick Handel
Franz Joseph Haydn
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ludwig van BeethovenFranz Peter Schubert
TEST - ALL TEST & QUIZES COUNT 20% OF NINE WEEKS GRADE