Archive for April, 2017

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

This week: April 10-14

Monday, April 10th, 2017

Events this week:

End of Term – Friday 4/14.  ALL WORK DUE TODAY.  

Solo and Ensemble Festival Saturday 4/15, Lake Oswego JH

Classroom Agendas:

Monday Jazz Band: Rehearsal M, W, F.  

Tuesday Jazz Band:  Rehearsal Tu, Th.  

Band 8: Major scales.  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.  

Assignments and Handouts:

All Classes – NO new Daily Five this week

Coming Up:

Cadet Festival – April 20th, Field trip to WLHS, 7th grade band only

OSU Band Festival – April 21st, Field trip to Corvallis, 8th grade band only

This week: April 3-7

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Events this week:

Outdoor Science School 6th Grade, Tuesday-Friday

Mr. Egan (WLHS Band Director) Visit – 8th Grade, Tuesday in class.  Contact Mr. Egan at egank@wlwv.k12.or.us

Classroom Agendas:

Monday Jazz Band: Rehearsal M, W, F.  

Tuesday Jazz Band:  Rehearsal Tuesday ONLY

Band 8: Sign up for solo and ensemble.  Major scales.  Festival pieces.  New music –Where the Sun Breaks Through the Mist, Korean Folk Rhapsody

Band 7:  Sign up for solo and ensemble.  Major scales.  Festival Pieces.  New music – Canon of Peace/Canticle

Band 6:  Check ins.  Looking ahead.  

Assignments and Handouts:

All Classes – NO new Daily Five this week

Coming Up:

Cadet Festival – April 20th, Field trip to WLHS, 7th grade band only

OSU Band Festival – April 21st, Field trip to Corvallis, 8th grade band only