GENEVIEVE’S MUSIC PAGE

METRONOME ONLINE > LINK

LONG TONE SCORECARD > PDF

    • Write down your scores!
    • If you don’t know the note on the scorecard, look it up in your fingering chart in the Essential Elements book. 

CHROMATIC SCALE 

      • MAR 11 + FEB 5 + APRIL 10  HONOR BAND CHROMATIC SCALE (G1-G3) > 3 OR 6 NOTE SLURS > PDF
          • WILL DRILL UPPER NOTES for “4 in a row!”
          • MEMORIZE G1 to G2
          • CHROMATIC EXERCISE (page 5-PS book) > PDF

PRACTICAL STUDIES BOOK

  • March 25Page 7, #4. Learn this etude – 2 measures at a time. Use your fingering chart for high notes. 
  • March 11 & 18 Page 6, #3
  • Jan 29 & Feb 12 – page 6, #2 > pdf
      • 2 measure breathing! PLAY softer and conserve your air. 
      • Measures 21 & 22 in one breath! 
      • Tongue the first note of each slur!
      • Don’t overblowing.


MAJOR SCALES 

          • Bb Major > Essential Elements > Page 40. Key of Bb, exercises #1, 3, 4 (not 2).  
          • Eb Major > Essential Elements > Page 40. Key of Eb, exercises #1, 3, 4 (not 2).
              • Exercise 3 – Two measure slurs.
          • NEW! F Major. Name notes before playing. Play slowly! 
      • MAJOR SCALE ARPEGGIOS > LINK
      • CHROMATIC SCALE:
          • 8/6/23 – NEW! Starting on low Eb!  
          • 3 note & 6 note slurs.
          • Don’t forget your pinky on high Eb 

ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS/SONGS  

    • Listed below are exercises to work on. 
    • Play each exercise at least 2-4 times.
    • REVIEW ANY OLDER SONGS FOR A WARMUP
        • ASSIGNMENT: CLICK & COUNT (before playing):
            • NEW: Jan 9 – Page 18, #90 – Variations on a Familiar Theme
            • NEW: Jan 9 – Page 18, #91 – Banana Boat Song

CHRISTMAS SONGS

  • CHRISTMAS SONGS FOR FLUTE > PDF

HONOR BAND | July 2023

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