RUTGER’S MUSIC ASSIGNMENTS

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

JULY

  • MINOR SCALES | LINK
    ** Start at the bottom and work your way up

      • July 28, 2021 > Natural Minors > Green
      • July 22 & July 29 – continue Melodic minor from Ab melodic into the sharp scales
      • July 8 — Harmonic Minor > Red notes > G minor to C# minor
      • July 15 — Melodic Minor > BLUE notes> C minor to Eb minor
      • July 1 — Natural Minor > Green notes > G minor to C# minor

  • PREPARE FOR HIGH SCHOOL AUDITIONS
  • 12 MAJOR SCALES | HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL > LINK
      • Scales completed:  C, G, D, A, E, B  (as of July 7)
  • SIGHTREADING FOR AUDITIONS > PRACTICALS STUDIES
      • AUGUST 4, 2021:
      • #13, Page 8 > Tempo= 100. Review.
      • #14, Page 8 > Andante Moderato > Temp=76. Practice. Clap Rhythms. Look for patterns. 
      • #15, Page 9 > Preview, practice, learn.
      • #16, Page 9 > Preview, practice and learn. 

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

  • EXERCISES BASED ON THE CHROMATIC SCALES
    • MS & HS Honor Band | PDF |Warm-up | Set: 3, 6 & 12 -note slurs with a pause.
    • First Practical Studies | Chromatic Warm-up > Page 32 – All Exercises | PDF
    • First Practical Studies | Exercises #1 & 2 

  • HONOR BANDS 2022
    • HONOR BAND SCALES | SET A | PDF
    • RECITATIVE & ALLEGRO “SOLO” | PDF
      • CBDA > Beginning to bar 38 beat 1
      • March 30 > Read all of Rec & Allegro. Review often

  • KLOSE | 25 DAILY EXERCISES
    • JUNE 23 > EXERCISE #22
    • FOR THE SUMMER >> SHUFFLE THROUGH EXERCISES #04-22
    • RANDOM NUMBER GENERATOR TO CHOOSE AN EXERCISE > LINK


  • PRACTICAL STUDIES | BACK OF THE BOOK EXERCISES:
      • Page 28 – Exercise #2 …. review #1 – no metronome
      • Page 32: Exercise #1

MOVIE FAVORITES | PDF MUSIC
Raider’s March

OTHER “FUN” MUSIC
Mario Brothers Theme | PDF MUSIC

METRONOME ONLINEclick here

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