Friday, March 9, 2018

Theory Terms

For your written juries, you will be expected know the terms/concepts on the list at the link below. Happy studying!

Jury Theory Terms

Monday, February 12, 2018

Week of 2/12/18

Due to Senior Soiree, the All-State trip, and LGPE preparations, we will not be having groups this week. Please visit Dr. Woolf's blog for the week's schedule and pertinent information about deadlines and checkoffs.

Monday, February 5, 2018

Week of 2/5/18

Here's the plan for groups this week:

VC: More on the Major scale pattern! We'll be finding patterns and organizing the Major scales.

RC3: Continuing to learn new rep and check off scales.

RC4: 7th chords quiz! Due to scheduling considerations, it will be on Monday. You will have a brief review, and the option to write down notes/reminders on an index card.

Monday, January 22, 2018

Week of 1/22/18

Hope you enjoyed the snow days! Now it's back to business. Here's the plan for groups.

VC: We'll finish up group rotations from last week. EVERYONE will take a half steps, whole steps, and enharmonics quiz on FRIDAY.

CC: No groups--see Dr. Woolf's blog for details on your schedule.

RC3: You'll be continuing to learn your new repertoire (or scale and cadence check-offs).

RC4: You'll get some time to practice identifying and construction 7th chords. Please remember to bring your worksheet.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Week of 1/16/18

Hope everybody enjoyed the three-day weekend! Here's the plan for groups this week (assuming no snow days). Please visit Dr. Woolf's blog for details on our overall schedule.

VC Theory: We have to finish up the group rotation from last week, so those of you who have not yet had a half step/whole step/enharmonics review will get that this week. Quiz on Friday!

RC3 Piano: Continuing to choose/begin learning your new repertoire, and/or finish up Major scales and cadences if you have not yet done that.

RC4 Theory: Seventh chords! You'll be applying your knowledge of the inversion, quality, and function of seventh chords to identify and construct seventh chords using Roman Numerals and Figured Bass.

Monday, January 8, 2018

Week of 1/8/18

Welcome back, and hope you enjoyed your extra day off! Here is the plan for theory and piano groups for this week. Please visit Dr. Woolf's blog for detailed schedules for the week.

VC Theory: Brief review, then quiz over half steps, whole steps, and enharmonics.

RC3 Piano: Choosing new repertoire! However, if you did not finish your Major scales and cadences last semester, you must finish them before moving on to repertoire.

RC4 Theory: Review of 7th chords. Bring your worksheets if you still have them (I will provide new ones if you don't).

CC Theory: No groups until later in the semester.

Monday, December 4, 2017

Week of 12/4/17

Happy Concert Week, everyone! Due to concert prep, we will not have groups this week. Please visit Dr. Woolf's blog for details on rehearsal schedules, run orders, and attire and expectations for the concert.

RC3: If you have not yet finished your scales/cadences, you may continue to submit videos for partial credit.