3RD PERIOD
BEGINNING BAND

 

60 SECONDS OF MUSIC

The students chose a digital audio workstation. The created 60 seconds of music using their own recordings, songs, samples or combinations of all three.

 
 

BIOGRAPHIES

Students used google slides to prepare short biographies of musicians and living composers.

 

CHRISTIAN SANDOVAL

Omar Thomas

 

KAMES KOLB

Brian Balmages

 

JANEL LE

Brian Balmages

 

VANESSA ALVARADO

Omar Thomas

 

SKILLS VIDEOS

Students used a Beginning Band Skills Book.  Each book contains 10 skills.  The students made short videos demonstrating the first 5 skills.

 
 

SIGHT READING FACTORY

The students used a program called sight reading factory.  The programs produces a rhythm.  The students have 30 seconds to look at it.  The program starts recording and the students must count and clap the rhythm.  This is a rhythm they have never seen and had only those 30 seconds to practice.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

BAND MEMES

We began the year making band memes.  The class will end with some of those memes.