El Rio

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Monday & Tuesday (1:30PM - 3:20PM)

Practice the following topics this week- May 2nd-3rd

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Mondays

Practice the following topics this week – May 2nd

Ms. Madison's Classes

Kindergarten Violin 1:30

This is our Concert Music, please keep working on it until our recording:

  • Superhero Blues
  • Open String Swing
  • “Bumper Cars”

1st Grade Strings 2:10

This is our Concert Music, please keep working on it until our recording:

  • Superhero Blues
  • Open String Swing,
  • “A vs. B” from the Brown Book.

Cellos and Violins 2:45

This is our Concert Music, please keep working on it until our recording:

  • Superhero Blues
  • Open String Swing
  • D Major Fantasy
  • “London Bridge” from the Brown Book.

Mr. Daniel's Classes

Kindergarten Violin 1:30

This is our Concert Music, please keep working on it until our recording:

  • Super Hero Blues
  • Open String Swing
  • The Cheerleader

1st Grade Violins 2:10

This is our Concert Music, please keep working on it until our recording:

  • Super Hero Blues
  • Open String Swing

3rd Grade Strings 2:45

This is our Concert Music, please keep working on it until our recording:

  • Super Hero Blues
  • Open String Swing
  • D Major Fantasy
  • Apple for the Teacher

Tuesdays

Practice the following topics this week – May 3rd

Ms. Jess's Classes

Kindergarten Violin 1:30

This is our Concert Music, please keep working on it until our recording:

  • Open String Swing
  • Superhero Blues
  • The Cheerleader

1st Grade Violin 2:10

This is our Concert Music, please keep working on it until our recording:

  • Open String Swing
  • Superhero Blues
  • Half Notes Happen

2nd Grade Violin 2:45

This is our Concert Music, please keep working on it until our recording:

  • Open String Swing
  • Superhero Blues
  • Leap Frog

Mrs. Lauren's Classes

4th Grade Violin 1:30

Today we learned 3 concert songs for the spring concert!
  • Superhero Blues
  • Open String Swing
  • D Major Fantasy

1st Grade Violin 2:10

  • SUMMARY: 
    – marshmallow pillow bow holds: remember to keep spaces between your fingers
    – played Superhero Blues, Open String Swing, and learned D Major Fantasy (fabulously well might I add! They were awesome with this today!)
    – *special ending* in Superhero blues: 
    WAIT, Vi—O-Lin
    HOMEWORK: 
    – play Superhero Blues, Open String Swing, and D Major Fantasy every day

Cello and Violins 2:45

  • – marshmallow pillow bow holds: remember to keep spaces between your fingers
    – Superhero Blues: *special ending* WAIT, Vi—O-Lin
    – Open String Swing: you all have this one fabulous
    – D major fantasy: remember to repeat the top D note!
    – Learned Twinkle Twinkle Little Star in D major for our class song

Mr. Lyman's Classes

4th Grade Violin 1:30

Today we learned 3 concert songs for the spring concert!
  • Superhero Blues
  • Open String Swing
  • D Major Fantasy

Ukulele 2:10

  • Memorize your 4 chords
  • Super Hero Blues!
    • F chord
    • D minor Chord
  • D Major Fantasy!
    • This song has no chords, instead we play individual notes
  • Practice Three Little Birds with the recording:

Ukulele 2:45

  • Memorize your 4 chords
  • Super Hero Blues!
    • F chord
    • D minor Chord
  • D Major Fantasy!
    • This song has no chords, instead we play individual notes
  • Practice Three Little Birds with the recording:

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Previous Weeks:

Class on 2/19/21

What we learned and practiced:

  • Practice pages 21, 24, and 25
    • Swimming Pool!
  • Remember all of the different notes types we have seen:
    • Quarter note: 1 beat
    • Half note: 2 beats
    • Whole note: 4 beats

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