Band


What Should I Be Practicing at Home?

6th Grade Band

Scales:  Concert Bb (1 octave); Bb Chromatic Scale (use fingering chart in back of Book 1)
EE Book 1:  Review songs of your choice pg. 6-22 
Concert Music: None
Music Theory:  Unit 1 

Rudiments (percussion only):  Single Stroke Roll, Double Stroke Roll, Single Paradiddle, Flam


7th Grade Band

Scales:  Concert Bb, Eb (2 octaves); F Concert Chromatic (Foundations pg. 43)
EE Book 2:  No. 54, 56, 61, 63, 64, 65, 67, 68
Concert Music: Tone Builders
Music Theory:  Unit 3 

Rudiments (percussion only):  Review Unit 1--Basics in Rhythm (saying "Dut" as you play)

6th Grade Band

Scales:  Concert Bb, Eb, F (2 octaves); All-State Chromatic Scale (see handout in folder)
EE Book 2: No. 134, 135, 137, 141, 145, 146, 147
Concert Music:  Tone Builders
Music Theory:  Unit 7

Rudiments (percussion only):  Review Unit 1--Basics in Rhythm (saying "Dut" as you play)

Instrumental Music: