Week # plus Learning objectives for Beginning Band (Subject to adjustment)


Week #:


1 Introductions
Instrument demos and try outs
Instrument selections



2 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing and Posture



3 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing ‘C’



4 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book



5 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book
First 3 notes of C Major - test prep



6 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book
*First 3 notes of C Major - TEST



7 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book
Prep for progress assessment



8 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book
* Progress Assessment



9 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book
Prep for theory test



10 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book
*Theory Test



11 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book


12 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book
Prep for Solfege Assessment


13 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book
*Solfege Assessment


14 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book


15 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book
Prep for C Major Assessment (first 5 notes)


16 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book
*C Major Assessment





THANKSGIVING




17 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book



18 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book
Prep for ‘About My Instrument’ presentation



19 Fundamentals of theory
Solfege
Breathing/ Posture/Embouchure/Playing through book
Prep for ‘About My Instrument’ presentation



20 Presentations: ‘About my instrument’