September 28, 2022 Homework Preludio

WELCOME PRELUDIO!   Great work in class today! Here’s what you should work on this week: Practice playing open strings by opening and closing your right elbow.   Keep clapping and singing the Twinkle rhythms.  Once you’re comfortable doing that, start bowing them on the E string!   Use the concept of the Magic X…

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September 21, 2022 Homework Preludio

WELCOME PRELUDIO!   Great work in class today! Here’s what you should work on this week: Keep singing and air bowing Jolly Old! Lyrics: Jolly old saint nicholas, lean your ear this wayyyyy, don’t you tell a single soul, what I’m going to sayyyyy, Christmas eve is coming soon, Now you dear old maaaaan, whisper…

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September 14, 2022 Homework Preludio

WELCOME PRELUDIO!   Great work in class today! Here’s what you should work on this week: Sing Jolly Old St. Nicholas and airbow Lyrics: Jolly old saint nicholas, lean your ear this wayyyyy, don’t you tell a single soul, what I’m going to sayyyyy, Christmas eve is coming soon, Now you dear old maaaaan, whisper…

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September 7, 2022 Homework Preludio

WELCOME PRELUDIO!   Great work in class today! Here’s what you should work on this week: Keep practicing the Spider Monkey song!  It’s coming along really well. Practice both plucking and with the bow Practice the first part of Twinkle Twinkle with all the rhythms A (0), E (0), E (1), E (0) Pepperoni pizza,…

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August 31, 2022 Homework Preludio

WELCOME PRELUDIO!   Great work in class today! Here’s what you should work on this week: —Practice making your bow hold 5 times every time you practice! —Practice the stomp song on any two strings that you want. Make sure you are tilting the bow with your arm to change strings!   Keep getting comfortable…

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August 24, 2022 Homework Preludio

WELCOME to PRELUDIO!   It was so wonderful to see you all today!  Miss Miranda is excited to work with you this year and she cannot wait to see you next week! Here’s what you should work on this week: —Practice making your bow hold 5 times every time you practice! —Review the Ant Song.…

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May 4, 2022 Homework Preludio

Great to see you all today! Our Concert is fast-approaching!   CONCERT ORDER: Twinkle, Twinkle rhythm When the Saints Go Marching In Old Joe Clark     Practice your hovering fingers! —even when you’re playing an open string.     A major scale! — Pick your favorite Rhythm and practice the A scale! Start on…

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April 27, 2022 Homework Preludio

Great to see you all today! Practice your hovering fingers! —even when you’re playing an open string. A major scale! — Pick your favorite Rhythm and practice the A 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…

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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…

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April 13, 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     Staff game: Find: open G, open…

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