April 20, 2022 Homework Preludio

Great to see you all today!

Practice your hovering fingers!

—even when you’re playing an open string.

A major scale!

Start on A, end on A

A 1 2 3

E 1 2 3

And back down (hover fingers!)

3 2 1 E

3 2 1 A


Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

Practice the rhythms you find to be the most challenging!

It may be the bowing for Soda Shh pop?

It could be the non-stop motion of Fuzzy Yellow Caterpillar?

Play through the rhythms and find which ones need more practice and focus on those!

  1. Mississippi Hotdog  🌭
  2. Soda (shh!) Pop 🥤
  3. Down Pony, Up Pony 🐎
  4. Pineapple Pineapple 🍍
  5. Fuzzy Yellow Caterpillar 🐛
  6. Blue bird 🐦




Old Joe Clark

Line 1: Holland, Juliette, Aria, Brooke, Grant

Line 2: Thomas, Greg, Benjamin

⭐️ really practice the second half of the song since it’s the most new!

We will add in the repeat next time, so practice going back to the top!


Oh When The Saints

Remember to start UP bow!

Stomp (march) for four beats when you have a whole note!

Measure 1: REST! D  2  3

Measure 2:  A——- (stomp for four beats!)

Measure 3: REST! D  2  3

Measure 4: A——- (stomp for four beats!)

Measure 5: REST! D  2  3

Measure 6: A— 2—

Measure 7: D— 2—

Measure 8: 1——— (stomp for four beats!)

Measure 9: REST! REST! 2  1

Measure 10: D— D  D

Measure 11: 2— A—

Measure 12: A  3—-

Measure 13: REST! REST! 2 3

Measure 14: A— 2—

Measure 15: 1— 1—

Measure 16: D—— (stomp for four beats!)

Measure 17: D! Short and dramatic 🙂



Peanut Butter and Bread Challenge:  Complete the chart every time you play a peanut butter or bread and bring back your completed chart for a PRIZE!!


Theory homework:

Preludio A : Secret Code

Preludio B: Sharps and Flats

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