LUKE’S MUSIC ASSIGNMENTS

  • HONOR BAND 2021-2022

    • SCALES >  AbMaj/F Melodic & EMaj/C# Melodic | PDF
    • Tableaux de Provence > Alto Solo | PDF
    • I. Farandoulo | YouTube
        • ALL > 1st page = 5 bars after [1] through 3 bars after [6]
        • 12/7 – Beginning to (4). LEARN from (4) to “the end” as marked.
        • Tempo= 152 for the 8th note
    • II. Cansoun Per Ma Mio | YouTube
        • Beginning through 1 before [2]
    • III. La Boumiano | YouTube
        • Beginning through [4]
    • V. Lou Cabridan | YouTube
    • SCALES >  AbMaj/F Melodic & EMaj/C# Melodic | PDF

    HONOR BAND > JAZZ ETUDES, HIGH SCHOOL, SET A

  • BIG BAND ARRANGEMENTS / 1ST ALTO PART
  • AUGUST 2021
  • SELECTED STUDIES – PAGES 2/3 > PDF
  • PRACTICAL STUDIES | SIGHTREADING. Getting ready for school!!
      • Exercise #27. Clap w/metronome @84bpm
      • Exercise #32. Play @84bpm. Count & clap if you need to and/or write out the rhythms. 
      • Exercise #42. Watch out for ties. Mixed rhythms. 84 bpm. Practice until you can play it without stopping. 

  • JULY 2021

  • ALL MAJOR SCALES
  • TABLEAUX DE PROVENCE > 1st Movement

  • MAY 2021
  • RECORD > COUNT BUBBA
  • Klose #5
  • Sight-reading > Practical Studies #26 > Count & Click

  • FEBRUARY 2021
  • Giampieri #3
  • Jazz Duet #14 > use track 96 beats > LINK
  • NPHS Audition > PDF

COUNT BUBBA’S REVENGE | PDF | Audio | YouTube

COMPLETE CHROMATIC SCALE | PDF

PARES SCALES | Use your metronome. * Don’t rush the tempo!
– REVIEW #39 (D major) @ 116bpm > Breath marks, Accents & Dynamics
– Exercises in Bb Major > #45 – #55 / tempo around 116 bpm?

KLOSE | 25 Daily Studies
PICK one of these: #4, 12 or 16
—– IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS PRACTICING FORMAT:
—– Play 3 times in a row each time.
—– Practice measures #14-19 (marked)
—– Breath where marked or aim for 5-7 measure before taking a breath.
REVIEW any exercise between #1 – 11

ALL MINOR SCALES | LINK
Dec 14 – Natural Minors | Two Octaves
August 31 – Harmonic Minors | Two Octaves
Sept 8:  Melodic Minors | Two Octaves

SCALES & MODES
– Major
– Harmonic Minor – D, B, C, A, E, B

JAZZ TRANSCRIPTION
Luke M. (6th/7th grade) – Phil Woods | Stolen Moments  | Solo Image

Cheek to Cheek / Lou Donaldson > Memorize 1/2 the page > PLAY ALONG TRACK > 126bpm
YouTube Recording < click on blue text

SAXOPHONE CLASSICAL SOLO
– Sonata No3 | PDF

PRACTICAL STUDIES 
NEW ——————————————-
Page 12 | #23 > tempo = ______ (fill in the blanks)
Page 12 | #24 > tempo = ______ (fill in the blanks)
Page 11 | #22 > tempo = 96 > Polish & perfect!  : D
REVIEW ———————————–
Page 8 | #13 > tempo=80 * watch out for ties!
Page 8 | #14 > tempo=80 * watch out for ties!
Page 10 | #20 * watch out for ties!

BIG BAND CHARTS

SCALES: MAJOR, MINOR, CHROMATIC & MODES

    • COMPLETE CHROMATIC SCALE | PDF
    • MAJOR SCALE EXERCISES
        • Circle of Fifths | PDF
        • Two Octave Scales | PDF
        • Grand Master Scales | PDF
    • ALL MINOR SCALES | PDF
        • Natural Minor
        • Harmonic Minor
        • Melodic Minor
    • SCALES/MODES & CHORDS | PDF