DOMINIC’S MUSIC ASSIGNMENTS

SUNDAYS | 10:30am | Zoom


OCTOBER

  • ANALYZING REAL BOOK STANDARDS.
      • BE ABLE TO PLAY THE CHORDS.
      • IDENTIFY THE CHORD PROGRESSION.
      • PLAY THE MODE THAT MATCHES THE CHORD.
  • 10/10 – ALL THE THINGS YOU ARE

AUGUST

  • APPLE JUMP > PDF YouTube
  • ONE KLOSE EXERCISE DAILY > PLAY 2 times in a row
  • Sonny Stitt | Memorizing Rhythm Changes | PDF | YouTube | Audio
  • ANOTHER Sonny Stitt Rhythm Changes Video | YouTube

JUNE

  • Major Scales, Modes & Chords > PDF
  • C, G, D
      • SLUR > ONE OCTAVE MODES. If your run out of notes going upward, drop down one octave.
      • SLUR > OUTLINING CHORDS. Slurred. Again – if you run out of notes going upward, drop down one octave.
      • Don’t clip the last note.
      • Go FAST on easy scales.

      • ALL MINOR SCALES: PDF

          • Sept 20 – Natural Minor | 2-3 octaves
          • Oct 18 – Melodic Minor | 2-3 octaves
          • July 16- Harmonic Minor

WHS SONGS FROM PREVIOUS YEARS


CBDA 2022 | Set A > WHS Audition Music

—- Sonata in A, Benedetto Marcello | PDF
—- SCALES > SET A > PDF
 | LINK
—-Bb BASS & CONTRABASS CLARINET
—- Sonata in A Minor, Marcello, ed. Hite 
(Southern)

  • I. Adagio and Allegro: Beginning through m. 21 (learn @120)
      • 9/13 – Allegro portion, moving the metronome @112-168 <- goal
  • III. Allegro: m. 23 through End

PARES SCALES STUDIES
Key of D Major:  #35-45
– Take repeat
– Use your metronome. Whole notes, set to a slow tempo like 66 bpm.


SELECTED STUDIES
10/18/2020 – Page 5 | Tempo=72 for the 8th note | Try to figure out the music theory.


JAZZ IMPROV
Improv – Write the chords. Write out modes you will use for each measure/chord. Play with backing track!
Blue Bossa, Take the A Train


ALL 12 MAJOR SCALES | FULL RANGE
CIRCLE OF FIFTHS
Grand Master Scales
12 Major Scales Clarinet

NATURAL, HARMONIC, MINOR SCALES