February 20 – 23, 2018



Tuesday/Wednesday

The MOST important things: Take notes!  Don’t get behind!

Aural Proficiency Daily Drill:

  • Solfege Circle Progression Song (Major)
  • Page 73  #4
  • Page 64 #5 and #6 – As written, then with added chromatic pitches
  • Page 70 – #1-4: emphasis is on the four types of second inversion triads and cadence types
  • Aural Prof 30*

 

We will begin Benward Chapter 11: The Dominant Seventh Chord (it’s special!) – construction, Roman numeral analysis and inversions – Take notes! 

You will complete Examples for 11.1 – 11.3  Take notes! 

Homework Due next class (don’t get behind!):

  • Ben 11.1 through 11.3 (paper)
  • Sight Singing Test – page 74, #2
 ** Sight-Singing Assignments are TEST GRADES -Use solfege, email to johnjulian@misdmail.org
Sight-Singing is an easy way to get points on the test, and, more importantly, excellent aural skills
are required for at least half of the AP Exam, so do not neglect ear-training through vocalization.


Thursday/Friday

Turn -in Benward 11.1 – 11.3; Singing –  page 74 #2 should be in my email

Aural Proficiency Daily Drill:

  • Solfege Circle Progression Song (Minor)
  • Page 74  #1 and  #2
  • Page 71-72
  • Page 70 – #1-4: emphasis is on the four types of second inversion triads and cadence types
  • Aural Prof 31 instructions: WRITE DOWN THE INSTRUCTIONS!!!

 

We will continue Benward Chapter 11:  Applications, resolutions in progressions and voice leading

You will complete examples for Assignments 11.4 and 11.5 Take notes! 

Homework Due NEXT CLASS PERIOD (don’t get behind!)

Aural Prof 31

Ben 11.4 and 11.5

Sight Singing – Melodies #9