Orchestra: Beethoven Assignments for 3.13.2020

Beethoven Orchestra
Essentials for Strings: p. 50  F Major Section
Dvorak New World Symphony, IV Movement.  Practice this from the beginning to
rehearsal number 5.  Please number the measures at the beginning of each
Jesus Messiah
He Will Hold Me Fast     A youtube arrangement of just the Choir version of
“He Will Hold Me Fast” –
When You Believe
Peasant Dance (will be performed with Bach Orchestra)
Agnus Dei
The Lord Bless You and Keep You

If you are having trouble with a song, break it up into manageable parts:
Write in counting
Clap the rhythms, including the rests
Say the letter names of the notes
Pizzicato the song or the part that is giving you trouble
Air bow the section if needed
Add bow to the string and play at a slow tempo, gradually
getting faster

For All Advanced groups: Combined Piece: “He Will Hold Me Fast”

“He Will Hold Me Fast” –  note, there is not an orchestra and band recording of our specific arrangement.  However, link #1  is the same Choir arrangement.  We will likely handle solo’s slightly different, but you can hear the choir parts.

  1. Choir-He Will Hold Me Fast –


  1. Original artist recording He Wil Hold Me Fasthttps://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=h3mULtEqYPM&feature=emb_logo