• CONCERT CHOIR 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 -

    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) - Wednesday - Friday, March 11th - 13th  2015 (40% of 3rd 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 book provided by the school.

    *Replacement books will cost $4.00.

    *Students will review 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

      61. Chromatic Scales

      63. Enharmonic Tones

     

    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 Periods.  Students will have 1 quiz and 1 major test for each Music History Period.

     

     

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