1A: Sinfonietta

Upcoming Events
  • November 18: 3:45-5:15 with Yuriy Bekker
  • November 21: After School Rehearsal with Vocal 3:45-6:00
  • December 2: After School Rehearsal
  • December 3: Gaillard Performance
Today's Announcements
Any student drivers willing to drive back to SOA after the Gaillard performance to help me unload the instruments off of the truck?

Forms to Return
  • Federal Cards
  • Midwest Permission
  • Gaillard Driving Permission

Assignments
Mendelssohn Quartet Test mm. 281 to the End

WARM UP AND REHEARSAL
  1. Stretch
  2. G Major warm up, p. 16
  3. Tchaikovsky 
    1. Review Beginning to B
    2. Rehearse L to the End
  4. Velocity
  5. Mendelssohn last half (prepare for Quiz)
  6. Handel Performance--perfect tone/intonation
    Students will 
    1. Breathe, move, cue, and perform together in synchrony with other musicians. 
    2. Perform accurate rhythms together within a synchronized pulse and a musically convincing tempo. 
    3. Use the same bow weight, speed, and contact point as the other members of the section to create a well-blended ensemble tone and timbre. 
    4. Finely tune one’s own notes to be in tune with other musicians.
    5. Perform the same bowings, articulations, and styles in the same part of the bow as other members of one’s section. 
    6. Use a volume that blends with the section, that balances the importance of one’s own part with respect to the parts of other sections of the ensemble, and that agrees with other players through the peaks, valleys, and points in between of all dynamics and phrasing. 
    7. Convey clear and musically expressive ideas that go beyond the notes on the page; these musical concepts include character, style, interpretation, beauty, intensity, mood, and emotion.


    Past Assignments
    • September 30, Tchaikovsky Test #2
    • September 23, Region Excerpt No. 2
    • Aug 26: Mendelssohn (Assignment due in GC)
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    Quartets

     Main 1

    1.  Emma Joyce*
    2.  Tristan Wells
    3.  Marshall McArthur*
    4.  Sophie Stalnaker

     Main 2

    1.  Emma Weeks
    2. Anya Newby
    3.  Peyton Smalls
    4. Ross Ugur

     Room B

    1.  Isabella Andrews
    2.  Adelaide Brady
    3. Lily Thames
    4.  Lillian Sterba
    5.  Lilli Sustaita

     Room C

    1.  Elaina Gable
    2.  Simran Mehta
    3.  Yosef Chang
    4.  Gabe Stewart

     Room D

    1. Aidan Billings
    2. Ameline Stewart
    3. Lillian Kozlowski
    4. Jake Hoch

     Room E

    1.  Rylie Tart 
    2. Gracen Herrin
    3.  Lauren Stewart
    4.  Jenna Zardus
    5. Katie Jo Gelasco*