Strings 4H

  • Turn in 80% letters.
  • Friday: September 29-30, Scott Laird, Alternative Styles/Electric Strings
  • Monday October 2: 3:45-5:15 Charleston Symphony Sectionals on Region Music
  • Wednesday, 10/4 Mock Auditions in Class: Peers Evaluate You on Region Audition 
  • Saturday October 7, Region Orchestra Audition at Ft. Dorchester HS
  • Friday: Note Names Test (This is the last one before zeros start to go in the grade book)
  • Next Monday: Region Scales on Google Classroom

  1. Bowing 
    1. Exercises 5 & 6, String Crossing with good bow hands and elbow control
    2. Bowing Variations 13a and f
  2. Vibrato: Stage 1 with a warm, relaxed
    1. 10. Loch Lomond
  3. ML Habits Nos. 26-28
  4. Chorale 4 (215) and 5 (216)
  5. Exercise Nos. 29-35
  6. Chorale #3, Ode To Joy
  7. Sight Reading, Chart A on page 49.
  8. Region Scales: Perform correct finger patterns with a good tone
  9. Region Excerpts: Individual Practice
Sectional Rooms:
    1. Violins: Main Room
    2. Seniors in Instrument Room A
    3. Violas: room B
    4. Juniors in Room C
    5. Bass: Room D
    6. Cellos: Room E
Google Classroom: 7jc5rm7 (Email a YouTube if you cannot figure out Google Classroom)
  • From your smartphone or computer, download "Google Classroom" free from the App Store
  • Use your school email account, and enter the class code: 7jc5rm7.
Past Assignments

Remind 101 for Strings 4 and String Orchestra
To subscribe to Remind 101 for Strings 4 and String Orchestra, text @strings4h to 843-547-4956. Occasionally, Dr. Selby will send out a text to remind students about an upcoming assignment or event. While reminder texts cannot replace good calendar management, they can be helpful.