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Summertime!

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Congrats to everyone on successful year of band at Athey Creek!

Some dates:

June 23rd – Ms. Arthur’s last day at school

August 22-24 – Ms. Arthur in the band room from 3-6pm for instrument trying

August 29th – First day of school (6th grade only)

September 11 – Rental Night

September 14th – Curriculum/Back to School Night

Want to take lessons over the summer?

Private Lesson Info

Want to contact Ms. Arthur?

Email is the best way!  Ms. Arthur will check email about once a week during the summer.  

arthurl@wlwv.k12.or.us

See you in August! 

This week: June 12-16

Monday, June 12th, 2017

Events this week:

Petting Zoo for Incoming 5th Graders: 6-8pm, ACMS Commons

Classroom Agendas:

Monday Jazz Band: Rehearsal M, W, F.   Birdland, sightreading

Tuesday Jazz Band:  Breakfast

Band 8: Switch-aroo!  Summer rental contracts.  All books due Friday

Band 7:  Sight read!  Summer rental contracts.  All books due Friday

Band 6:  Band Olympics! 

Assignments and Handouts:

All Classes: Monday – PostConcert Self-Assessment

Coming Up:

Jazz at Recognition Ceremony – Monday, June 19th, 9:30am.  Dress nice.  

This week: June 5-9

Monday, June 5th, 2017

Order Pizza Here!

Events this week:

Junior Rose Parade – Wednesday, June 7th.  Field Trip, back by 3:45.  

Picnic Concert – Friday, June 9th.  6pm start on the track.  

Classroom Agendas:

Monday Jazz Band: Rehearsal M, W, F.   Birdland, sightreading

Tuesday Jazz Band:  Rehearsal Tuesday and Thursday.  Sight read, Paper Moon

Band 8: Thriller/marching.  Impossible Machine, Encanto, 1812 Overture, Skyfall

Band 7:  Thriller/marching.  Duel of the Fates, Jurassic Park, Modal Song and Dance

Band 6:  Book: 5.15-5.30.  Fury, Traffic Jam, Kaboom, The 10th Planet

Assignments and Handouts:

Permission Slip – Rose Parade 6.7.17

Coming Up:

Jazz at Recognition Ceremony – Monday, June 19th, 9:30am.  Dress nice.  

This week: May 30 – June 2

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Events this week:

Jazz Celebration Concert – Wednesday, May 31st, West Linn HS PAC.  Arrive 6:45pm.  Dress is black bottoms and bowling shirt.

Seattle – June 2-3.  8th Grade Band.

Classroom Agendas:

Monday Jazz Band: Rehearsal Wednesday ONLY  Dat Dere, Smooth, Groovin’ Hard, Cold Duck Time

Tuesday Jazz Band:  Rehearsal  Tuesday ONLY.  Sight read, Paper Moon

Band 8: Thriller/marching.  Impossible Machine, Encanto, 1812 Overture, Skyfall

Band 7:  Thriller/marching.  Duel of the Fates, Jurassic Park, Modal Song and Dance

Band 6:  Book: 5.15-5.30.  Fury, Traffic Jam, Kaboom, The 10th Planet

Assignments and Handouts:

Seattle Packet 2017

Permission Slip – Rose Parade 6.7.17

Coming Up:

Junior Rose Parade – Wednesday, June 7th.  Field Trip, back by 3:45.  

Picnic Concert – Friday, June 9th.  6pm start on the track.  

This week: May 22-26

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Events this week:

Tuesday Jazz at Drama Intermission – Wednesday, May 24th.  Arrive 6:45pm.  Dress is all black.

Classroom Agendas:

Monday Jazz Band: Rehearsal M, W, F.  Chill songs in the red book

Tuesday Jazz Band:  Rehearsal  TUESDAY ONLY.  On Broadway, Bubbert’s Groove, Basin Street Blues, What’s Cookin’

Band 8: Thriller/marching.  Impossible Machine, Encanto, 1812 Overture, Skyfall

Band 7:  Thriller/marching.  Duel of the Fates, Jurassic Park, Modal Song and Dance

Band 6:  Book: 5.1-5.10.  Fury, Traffic Jam, Kaboom, The 10th Planet

Assignments and Handouts:

Seattle Packet 2017

Coming Up:

Jazz Celebration Concert – Wednesday, May 31st, West Linn HS PAC.  Arrive 6:45pm.  Dress is black bottoms and bowling shirt.  

Seattle – June 2-3.  8th Grade Band.  

Junior Rose Parade – Wednesday, June 7th.  Field Trip, back by 3:45.  

Picnic Concert – Friday, June 9th.  6pm start on the track.  

This Week: May 15-19

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Events this week:

Willamette Trip – 6th Grade Band – Monday, May 15th, 11:30-2:15.  Wear a band shirt, bring a sack lunch.

Monday Jazz at Korean Ceremony – Thursday, 5/18.  Leave class at 11:15, return 12:15.  Dress nice (pants, collared shirt)

Classroom Agendas:

Monday Jazz Band: Rehearsal M, W, F.  Chill songs in the red book

Tuesday Jazz Band:  Rehearsal  TUESDAY ONLY.  On Broadway, Bubbert’s Groove, Basin Street Blues, What’s Cookin’

Band 8: Thriller/marching.  Impossible Machine, Encanto, 1812 Overture, Skyfall

Band 7:  Thriller/marching.  Duel of the Fates, Jurassic Park, Modal Song and Dance

Band 6:  Book: 5.1-5.10.  Fury, Traffic Jam, Kaboom, The 10th Planet

Assignments and Handouts:

No new Daily Five this week

Coming Up:

Tuesday Jazz at Drama Intermission – Wednesday, May 24th.  Arrive 6:45pm.  

Seattle – June 2-3.  8th Grade Band.  

Junior Rose Parade – Wednesday, June 7th.  Field Trip, back by 3:45.  

Picnic Concert – Friday, June 9th.  6pm start on the track.  

This week: May 8-12

Monday, May 8th, 2017

Events this week:

5th Grade Parent Night – Wednesday, May 10th.  OPTIONAL 6th Grade Band performance.  OPTIONAL pizza and movie night in the band room until 8pm.  Wear a band shirt/black shirt.  

Stafford Performance – 6th Grade Band– Friday, May 12th.  9:30am, ACMS Commons.  Wear a band shirt.

Classroom Agendas:

Monday Jazz Band: Rehearsal M, W, F.  Blues scale patterns.  Smooth, Cold Duck Time, Stolen Moments, Rainbow Connection, relaxed charts

Tuesday Jazz Band:  Rehearsal  THURSDAY ONLY (staff meeting was rescheduled).  On Broadway, Bubbert’s Groove, Basin Street Blues, What’s Cookin’

Band 8: Thriller/marching.  Impossible Machine, Encanto, 1812 Overture, Skyfall

Band 7:  Thriller/marching.  Duel of the Fates 

Band 6:  Book: 5.1-5.10.  Fury, Traffic Jam, Kaboom, The 10th Planet

Assignments and Handouts:

All Classes – New Daily Five (Blue)

6th Grade: Permission Slip Willamette Primary 5.15

Coming Up:

Willamette Trip – 6th Grade Band – Monday, May 15th, 11:30-2:15.  Wear a band shirt, bring a sack lunch.  

This Week: May 1-5

Monday, May 1st, 2017

Events this week:

Blurb Tryouts – 6th Grade Band.  Friday, May 5th during class.  

Classroom Agendas:

Monday Jazz Band: Rehearsal M, W, F.  Blues scale patterns.  Smooth, Cold Duck Time, Groovin’ Hard, Rainbow Connection

Tuesday Jazz Band:  Rehearsal Tuesday AND THURSDAY (this is a change – staff meeting was cancelled).  On Broadway, Bubbert’s Groove, Basin Street Blues, What’s Cookin’

Band 8: Thriller/marching.  Impossible Machine.  New music.  

Band 7:  Thriller/marching.  New music.  

Band 6:  Book: 5.1-5.10.  Fury.  Blurbs (tryouts Friday).  Traffic Jam, The 10th Planet

Assignments and Handouts:

All Classes – New Daily Five (yellow)

6th Grade: Practice Journal Due 5-22

Coming Up:

5th Grade Parent Night – Tuesday, May 9th.  OPTIONAL 6th Grade Band performance.  6pm.  OPTIONAL pizza and movie night in the band room until 8pm.  

Stafford Performance – 6th Grade Band – Friday, May 12th

Willamette Trip – 6th Grade Band – Monday, May 15th

This Week: April 24-28

Monday, April 24th, 2017

Events this week:

None yet!

Classroom Agendas:

Monday Jazz Band: Rehearsal M, W, F.  Blues scale patterns.  Smooth, Cold Duck Time, Groovin’ Hard

Tuesday Jazz Band:  Rehearsal Tuesday and Thursday.  On Broadway, Bubbert’s Groove, Basin Street Blues

Band 8: Post-Festival Self-Assessment (in class).  New music.

Band 7:  Post-Festival Self-Assessment (in class).  New music.  

Band 6:  Book: 4.1 – 4.20.  Fury.  Blurbs.  4.32 Fury.  Playing test on #4.30, “America”, due during block day.  

Assignments and Handouts:

All Classes – NO new Daily Five this week

Coming Up:

5th Grade Parent Night – Tuesday, May 9th.  OPTIONAL 6th Grade Band performance.  6pm.  OPTIONAL pizza and movie night in the band room until 8pm.  

Stafford Performance – 6th Grade Band – Friday, May 12th

Willamette Trip – 6th Grade Band – Monday, May 15th

This week: April 14-21

Monday, April 17th, 2017

Events this week:

Cadet Festival – April 20th, Field trip to WLHS, 7th grade band only.  Leave at 11:45, return at 2:15. Permission Form WLHS Cadet Fest 4.20.17

OSU Band Festival – April 21st, Field trip to Corvallis, 8th grade band only.  Depart at 7:30am, return by 3:45.  Permission Form OSU Band Fest 4.21.17

Classroom Agendas:

Monday Jazz Band: Rehearsal M, W only.  

Tuesday Jazz Band:  Rehearsal Tuesday ONLY.  

Band 8: OBDA Evaluation Form. Festival pieces: Where the Sun Breaks Through the Mist, Korean Folk Rhapsody, Miss Liberty March

Band 7:  Festival Pieces: Scenes from an Ocean Voyage, Rogue River Venture.  New music – Canon of Peace/Canticle

Band 6:  Book: 4.1 – 4.20.  Fury.  Blurbs.  4.32 Fury

Assignments and Handouts:

All Classes – NO new Daily Five this week

Coming Up:

5th Grade Parent Night – Tuesday, May 9th.  OPTIONAL 6th Grade Band performance.  6pm.  OPTIONAL pizza and movie night in the band room until 8pm.  

Willamette Trip – 6th Grade Band

Stafford Performance – 6th Grade Band