October 20, 2021 Homework Sinfonia Allegro

Well done on Zoom and Sea Shanties today!

Scales/Arpeggios to review:
G, A, Bb, C, D, F (SA audition scales/arpeggios)

Sing We Now of Christmas (arr. Deborah Baker Monday)
Click here to listen to Sing We Now of Christmas!
Count the time signature with the recording as you listen! Can you keep up with the changing time signatures?
Review all!
Violins: Study your notes at G and H especially. Use small bows and keep the tempo steady.
Two Sea Shanties (arr. John Mock)
Click here to listen to Two Sea Shanties!
Second movement (Banks of Newfoundland)
Practice with metronome!
Doug Spata – City of Steel
Click here to listen to City of Steel!
“Train” (2nds and violas measures 1-20) practice your part with a metronome. Emphasize strong beats if necessary.“Melody” (you know when you have it!) practice with metronome. Don’t slow down!

Violin 1: practice measures 37-53
Use a fingering to avoid string crossings if possible


Richard Meyer – Zoom!
Listen to the recording above while watching your music!
Review: mm. 1-104.
NEW: Start learning mm. 105-123.

Theory Homework
Sinfonia Allegro A: All for Strings Theory Workbook 1, pp. 8-9
Sinfonia Allegro B: Theory Time Fifth, Lessons 7-8
Sinfonia Allegro C: Theory Time Fifth, Lesson 7-8
Sinfonia Allegro D: All for Strings Theory Workbook, pp. 8-9


For best printing results, click on the Homework date title at the top of the page to bring up the Homework post by itself. Then click this print button for a printer-friendly version.