8th Grade.... Quiz this week on Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong. Also, quiz on all our vocabulary words. We're gonna learn how to download free music from FREEGAL. This is a music subscription service paid for by the Rye Public Library. After vacation we'll learn about George Gershwin, Irving Berlin, Leonard Bernstein and Aaron Copland. WE're also gonna start our Contemporary Music Project in May. Final test in Music will be the first week in June.
7th grade. Finishing Amadeus, the movie, this week. Quiz next week and then we learn about Ludwig von Beethoven. Computer music coming soon..
6th grade..... We've finished making our authentic world instruments.
See the photos here. Our video contest was a great success in Homeroom. See the videos here. After vacation we will spend most of our time reading, writing and performing music with traditional notation. We will use the computers, programs called Mixcraft and Musescore to create and notate music.