October 20, 2021 Homework Arioso

Excellent work today on your new pieces!


G, A, D, C – 3 octaves for violin
Ab, Bb, Eb, E, F – 2 octaves for violin

C, D, F, G – 3 octaves for viola/cello
Eb, E, Ab, A, Bb – 2 octaves for viola/cello

Homework for this week:
Click the titles below to listen!

NEW Music for December 2021 Concert! Listen below at the links.

Leroy Anderson – Plink Plank Plunk
—Mark accents and sforzandos
—Practice emphasizing all sfz from rehearsal 9 to the end

Mendelssohn – Sinfonia in D Major
1st movement – Allegro
(1) Review ALL of first movement – check notes in the “fantasy section” (mm. 33-45)
(2) Listen to second movement with your score in hand. (Second movement begins at 0:0.)
(3) Start learning notes in the second movement (Andante).

arr. Longfield – Music from La La Land
—“the Fools Who Dream” (measures 91-134) in 3
—“City of Stars” (measures 135-155) in 4

arr. Morales – Most Wonderful Time of the Year
Just received word today that they are mailing it out 10/21! It should be here soon.

MPA Music – We will revisit this music in January and February

Ariosti/Clark – Vespasian Overture
Listen to the recording with your part in hand!
Practice your rhythms with a metronome.

Tchaikovsky/Meyer – Serenade for Strings
Practice all! Get ready for a run-through next week.

Soon Hee Newbold – Perseus
Listen a lot with your part in hand! (click above for recording)

Practice all! Get ready for a run-through next week.
Listen to this YouTube recording, and move the recording to the 4:00 mark. Try to count the time signatures with the recording as we did in class!



Theory homework:
Arioso A: All for Strings Theory Workbook 2, pp. 8-9
Arioso B: Theory Time MS HS 1B Lesson 11 and Post-test
Arioso C: Theory Time MS HS 2B Lesson 6
Arioso D: Theory Time MS HS 3A Lesson 7
Arioso E: Theory Time MS HS 3B, Lesson 6 and Lesson 7

Arioso H: Theory Time MS HS 5A, Lessons 7-8


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