Friday, September 9, 2016

Friday, September 9, 2016

Day 9
Quote of the Day – Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away – Antoine de Saint-Exupe
Homework for all – Practice your instruments for GHR pass-offs, first scale test, music rehearsed in class.
Reminders:
  1. Round I call-backs will be posted this weekend.
  2. Disney Intent and $100 deposit is due on Friday, September 16.
  3. GHR third fair share payments were due on September 2.  Everyone should only have a $100 balance on their account.  Remember, your account must be current in order for you to participate in the September 30 performance.  Please contact Ms. Scott or Ms. Sabatelli, if you need financial assistance.
  4. For those attending the NC State Band Day, on September 17, please let Mr. B know by Monday (google doc.), so that we can insure your uniform will be ready for pick-up.

Happy Birthday – 

Concert Band – 1st Block

Performing Arts Share Day

Arts teacher introductions

Discussed Phantom of the Opera auditions and musical in general.

Reviewed expectations for auditorium etiquette.

Dance performance

Discussed performance

Symphonic Band – 2nd Block

Share Day in auditorium

Instructor intros
Phantom of the Opera
Etiquette
Theater performed three skeletal scenes
* Fault
* The Secret
* I Will Help You
Went into small groups to discuss –
1. What is a common thread between band and the performances witnessed today?
2. How would you describe the performance?
3. What is stage presence?  How is it different or similar between the performing arts?
 Wind Ensemble – 4th Block
Share Day in auditorium
Instructor intros
Phantom of the Opera
Etiquette
Theater performed three skeletal scenes
* Fault
* The Secret
* I Will Help You
Went into small groups to discuss –
1. What is a common thread between band and the performances witnessed today?
2. How would you describe the performance?
3. What is stage presence?  How is it different or similar between the performing arts?
Marching Percussion – 4th Block

Same as Wind Ensemble