Band: Intermediate Band Assignments for 3.1.2019

Intermediate Band  from Feb. 22 for Mar. 1

Classes Separate on Mar. 1

ALL:

This is My Country & Rainbow Connection

also begin Yankee Doodle in Patriotic Favorites

Book 2 pgs 6-9

Flutes: F, Bb, Eb, Ab scales (2 octaves), C Major (3 octaves), Book 2: p. 14-15

Clarinets: Book 2 P. 6-7, My Country, Rainbow Connection

This week focus on articulations!

For tone refinement:

Reed size 3, brands Vandoren or Mitchell Laurie

Consider a new Ligature Rovner (darker) Luyben or Vandoren Optimum (a bit brighter)

Saxes – pgs 7-8, & #163

Brass – as assigned

Percussion: 5,9 and 17 stroke rolls out of book 2 – We are also going to be working on much less talking and extra playing when teachers are speaking!