Ok, everyone. Here are recordings of what we’re playing at Hershey this year. Start listening to get a feel for how your part fits in to each piece of music. Let me know what you think of the music.
Just a reminder that your playing assessment will take place days 1-5 this week and next week. If you forgot what you have to play here it is:
Regatta for Winds:
Flutes – 55-64
Oboe – 55-64
Clarinets – 55-64
Bass Clarinet – 147-158
Alto Saxophone – 110-120
Tenor Saxophone – 55-64
Bari Saxophone – 147-158
Trumpet – 54-65
French Horn – 147-158
Trombone – 54-65
Baritone – 147-158
Tuba – 147-158
Mallets – 60-72
Snare – 133-143
Here is the new piece for Jazz Band. Give it a good listen and let me know what you think
Here is the first piece we’re working on for Jazz Band. Hope you like it.
Here is the first recording of Carol of the Bells. For only 2 rehearsals, I think it’s a great start to the year. Give it a listen and let me know what you think. Remember, give constructive comments, not mean ones.
Ok, Symphonic Band, here are the professional recordings of “Carol of the Bells” and “Regatta for Winds”. Tell me what you think of them.
Hi everyone. Welcome to Symphonic Band for the 2011-2012 school year. I hope everyone had a great summer and is ready to have a fantastic school year making great music.
Here are the recordings of all 3 of our Hershey Songs. Give them a listen to see exactly what the audience gets to hear. Please give some feedback as to what you heard.
April 4th – 8th Playing Assessment
Playing Test Requirements: The sections listed below plus any section of On Angel Wings 8-10 measures long
(Must be a section that you actually play on)
Flutes – Confluence 70-93, Fate of the Gods 192-207
Oboe – Confluence 70-93, Fate of the Gods 192-207
Clarinets – Confluence 70-93, Fate of the Gods 192-207
Bass Clarinet – Confluence – 36-52, Fate of the Gods 188-202
Alto Saxophone – Confluence 44-60, Fate of the Gods 192-207
Tenor Saxophone – Confluence 36-52,Fate of the Gods 163-179
Bari Saxophone – Confluence 36-52, Fate of the Gods 188-202
Trumpet – Confluence 94-112, Fate of the Gods 189-207
French Horn – Confluence 95-112, Fate of the Gods 189-207
Trombone – Confluence 95-112, Fate of the Gods 188-207
Baritone – Confluence 48-60, Fate of the Gods 188-202
Tuba – Confluence 48-60, Fate of the Gods 188-202
Mallets – Confluence 10-22, Fate of the Gods 234-249
Snare – Confluence 114-133, Fate of the Gods 241-249
Okay, you asked for it! Here is a sneak peak at 3 of the pieces we will be performing at Hershey in May. I think you’re going to love working on these. GIve them a good listen and let me know what you think.