Monday, October 6, 2014

Advanced Practice Sheet #1 - 2nd Quarter Due October 20

Practice Sheet 1 – 2nd Quarter   
Due: October 20, 2014
ADVANCED Orchestra –  200 points

TOPIC
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                                                           Write in Date:














Bow Exercises:  25 Circles














Silent String Crossings














Spiders & Crabs – 3 times














Finger Patterns: 
Red*Blue*Red* Upper Yellow*Red*Lower Yellow














Ghost Slides 20 per finger














Ghost Slide Pivots 10 per finger














Wiggle Worms – Violins & Violas
Sea Sick Vibrato – Celli & Bassi














2 Octave C Scale















Review String Basics: #1-11
Lane 2, 10% more bow, ringing intonation
Write in song #s each day.














#12 March of the Kings
Bow stroke & intonation














#13 Magic Portal
Finger patterns & dynamics














#14 De Colores
Counting! 
Bow control & speed














#15 Pirates Plunder
Faster tempo














#16 Knights of the Castle
Learn this on your own.  We will play this piece on October 20th.
 Violins- E-string posture!














Practicing for JHO, YSO, YCO, YSS or GS
(if you are a member) (Practice time DOES NOT include rehearsal time)














Practicing for Private Lessons














                                                Write in Daily Time:














TOTAL TIME IN MINUTES:_________
You must practice 8 or more different days over three weeks to earn these grades.  Students who practice fewer days will have their grade docked no matter how many minutes they practice.
More than 240 minutes = Extra Credit    *160 – 240 minutes = A *140 – 159 minutes = B
*120 – 139 minutes = C  *100 – 119 minutes = D *Less than 100 minutes = F (an F is higher than a zero!)

Signatures are required for the grade.
Parent Signature___________________________________________________________________

Student Signature__________________________________________________________________