• MIXED CHORUS SYLLABUS
    SINGING & PARTICIPATION -

    *Singing and Vocal Tech. - The students Vocal Tech grade and/or participation grade is 20% of their nine weeks grade.  Students grade will be lower for not singing including participation in Vocal Warm-ups.

     

    CONCERTS -

    The following concerts are required and will count 40% of the students nine weeks grade.

     

    *Fall Concert - Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 (1st 9 weeks Concert) - 40% of first nine weeks grade.
     
    * Holiday Concert - Thursday, December 18th, 2014 (2nd 9 weeks Concert) - 40% of second nine weeks grade and 50% of midterm exam.  50% of this exam will be written
     
    *Music Performance Adjudication (Contest) - Wednesday - Friday, March 11th - 13th  2015 (3rd 9 weeks Concert) - 40% of third nine weeks grade.  This program will be during the school day.
     
    *Spring Concert - Thursday, May 21st  2015 ( 4th 9 weeks concert) - 40% of fourth nine weeks grade and 50% of final exam.  50% of exam will be written.

     

    MUSIC THEORY -

      *Music Theory grades are 10% of the students nine weeks grade.

      *Students will receive a Music Theory book provided by the school.

      *Replacement books will cost $4.00.

      *Students will cover lessons 31 - 49 on how to read and document music.

      31.Key Signatures

      33. Flat & Sharp Keys

      35. The Sharp Keys

      37. Sixteenth Notes  

      39. Sixteenth Rest

      41. Dotted Eighth Notes

      42. Alla Breve

      44. Intervals

      45. Whole & Half Steps

      47. Tetrachords

      49. Major Scales

     

    MUSIC HISTORY -

    * Music History will count 10% of the students nine weeks grade.  Students will study The Middle Ages, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Twentieth Century Music.  Students will have 1 quiz and 1 major test for each Music History Period.

     

    TEST - ALL TEST & QUIZES COUNT 20% OF NINE WEEKS GRADE