Dear Ensemble singers,
You are working very hard, and I continue to be impressed with the excellent progress we have been making in rehearsal. Keep it up! Only one more rehearsals before we meet with Maestro Escalada!
Action Items for Next Week:
As next week is the week of the Festival, this week’s blog is a bit different. Please use the table below to practice and prepare for rehearsal, our clinic with Maestro Escalada, and the Festival day.
|Piece||Who is singing at concert?||What should I practice?|
|La Gran Ronda||Ensemble only||
|El Pambiche Lento||With Intermediate and Vocalise||Review memory|
|Goza Mi Calipso||All Choirs||Review memory|
|Pueblito, Mi Pueblo||All Choirs||Finish memorizing|
General Musicianship Notes:
Please be sure you are going back and making all corrections Gwen asks you to make!
We reviewed two types of minor scales (natural and harmonic) and sight read a minor canon.
For next week: Complete pages 31-33 of Book IV.
We read another modulating exercise and kept working on our challenging canon.
***For next week: please be sure you have a sweater or jacket, because we will likely be outside again***
For next week: Complete pages 31-33 of Book V.
See you all on Wednesday!