RUTGER’S MUSIC ASSIGNMENTS

** ALL BLUE LINKS ARE HYPERLINK resources – click on them!

  • VCHB HONOR BAND > TENOR MUSIC > PDF
  • VCHB SCALES | SET A | PDF
  • VCHB Concert, February 13th at 2pm Ventura HS Theater Middle School
  • Auditions – January 12th 5:30pm Redwood MS
      • Rehearsal – January 26th 6:30-9:00pm Cabrillo MS
      • Rehearsal – February 2nd 7:00-9:00pm Cabrillo MS
      • Rehearsal – February 11th 7:00-9:00pm Mesa Verde MS
      • Rehearsal – February 12th 9:00am – 4:00pm Ventura HS


  • PRACTICAL STUDIES
  • DECEMBER 1 & OCT > SIGHT READING > VCHB PREP
    • Practice >> Exercises:  #23 @108 bpm.
    • REDO > Practice >> Exercise: #29 @92 bpm.
  • SEPTEMBER 8, 2021
  • Redo > Page 9 – #15 > Practice & Polish > Tempo=72
  • Redo > Page 9 – #16  > Practice & Polish >  Tempo=72-80
  • NEW > Page 10 – #18 > Play 3-4 times in a row! > Tempo=72
  • NEW > Page 10 – #19 > Preview, Learn & Practice > Tempo=72

  • MINOR SCALES | LINK
    ** Start at the bottom and work your way up
  • JULY > Natural Minors > Green

  • PREPARE FOR HIGH SCHOOL AUDITIONS
  • CHROMATIC SCALE
  • 12 MAJOR SCALES | HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL > LINK
  • Scales completed:  C, G, D, A, E, B  (as of July 7)

  • CHROMATIC SCALE
    • MS/HS CHROMATIC SCALE | PDF
    • SAXOPHONE FINGERING CHARTPDF
    • 3 NOTE SLURS | 6 NOTE SLURS | 12 NOTE SLURS

  • KLOSE | 25 DAILY EXERCISES
    • EXERCISE #22
    • FOR THE SUMMER >> SHUFFLE THROUGH EXERCISES #04-22
    • RANDOM NUMBER GENERATOR TO CHOOSE AN EXERCISE > LINK

MATERIALS | PDF LINKS


SUMMER BAND

  • VISION QUEST > AUDIO
  • THE CROSSING > AUDIO
  • EXTREME! | YouTube
  • ALONG THE BEACHES OF NORMANDY | YouTube
  • DECLARATION IN BLUE | YouTube | *staggered breathing