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Blog archives for September, 2013


Archive for September, 2013

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

As of right now we only have a few students signed up for recorder ensemble. I anticipate that more people will join when we sell recorders in late October, however until that time I want to have short “rehearsals” for the few students who have already signed up. We will still meet on Thursday mornings […]

Friday, September 20th, 2013

Chorus students, I have added lyrics and recordings to our “Chorus” tab. Please, please, please make sure to practice this weekend and throughout next week. Also, I added another rhythm module (Whole Notes and Rests) and will be adding more next week. This was our last week of our rhythm unit, so make sure to […]

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Ensemble rehearsals start this week! If you look at the calendar, you’ll notice I’ve only posted Orff and Chorus rehearsals. That’s because we don’t have enough students for Recorder or Stomp! yet. I am officially opening Stomp! to ALL 5th graders, not just bus riders. So if you want to join, you need to turn […]

Thursday, September 5th, 2013

I added (and will continue to add) another module to the “music” tab. This one has printable resources (flash cards), so you can play and create your own rhythms at home. Hopefully by the end of the week I will have our rhythm practice updated all the way through whole notes and rests!   – […]

Thursday, September 5th, 2013

I have updated the ensemble sign-up pages to PDFs to make it easier to print at home. Remember you still have until Tuesday, Sept. 10th to get everything turned in. If you can’t print at home just shoot me an e-mail at joshua.vinson@ocps.net and I’ll be happy to give you a printed copy.   – […]