8 grade

posted Sep 27, 2017, 10:47 AM by Asta Narmontaite   [ updated Sep 27, 2017, 10:47 AM ]

CD covers are due Wednesday, October 4th.  Make sure the back of the cover has a dedication or inspiration message.
Have fun!

7 grade

posted May 24, 2017, 10:14 AM by Asta Narmontaite

All students who did not take the test will take it next week Tuesday or Wednesday at lunch/recess.  Next week is the last week for any make up work.  Test questions are posted on the previous blog.

7 grade

posted May 10, 2017, 12:48 PM by Asta Narmontaite

The last chanceto give  Bebop, Cool Jazz and Crooners worksheets is Monday, May 15.  It will be marked as late and points taken off, but at least it won't be a 0.  Anyone missing those worksheets can get it in music/art room, on my desck.
Since  Monday test scores were low you will be able to retake the test on Monday, May 15th.  
Students who were absent will be taking test on Monday also.

7 grade

posted May 3, 2017, 8:20 AM by Asta Narmontaite   [ updated May 3, 2017, 8:22 AM ]

Bebop, Cool Jazz and Crooners worksheets are due Monday, May 8th.

There will be a quiz on Monday, May 8th.  Study the questions on the previous post.

7 grade

posted May 2, 2017, 9:11 AM by Asta Narmontaite

Please study these questions for Monday, May 8th.

Explain "After Hours Club".
What was an important role of every instrument in Bebop style?
What instrument was keeping the time/rhythm?
Describe Bebop style.
Who was the well known trumpet player in Bebop?
What type of music was a reaction against Bebop?
How was Cool Jazz defined?
What trumpet player was the most important Cool Jazz musician?
Which style has been more enduring Bebop  or Cool Jazz?
How did the Crooners change the straight singing style?
Name most known Crooners?

8 grade

posted Apr 25, 2017, 10:35 AM by Asta Narmontaite

Classical Music listening quiz on Tuesday, May 2nd:
L. van  Beethoven
Symphony No.  5.  Allegro con Brio
Moonlight Sonata
Fur Elise

W.  A.  Mozart
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Symphony No.  40 in g minor
Requiem "Lacrymosa"

F.  J.. Haydn
Symphony No.  94 "Surprise Symphony"  2nd movement
Symphony No.  45 "Farewell Symphony" Finale

7 grade

posted Apr 25, 2017, 10:28 AM by Asta Narmontaite

Bebop and Cool Jazz worksheets to be finished by Monday, May 1st.

8 grade

posted Mar 22, 2017, 5:44 AM by Asta Narmontaite   [ updated Mar 22, 2017, 5:47 AM ]

Baroque music worksheet due Tuesday, March 28th.
Please make sure you have Baroque music listening list.  You can find all selections on YouTube.  There will be a music listening and recognizing quiz on Tuesday, March 28th.
If help is needed please come and see me Monday morning, March 27th at 8:00 am.

6 grade

posted Mar 21, 2017, 9:01 AM by Asta Narmontaite

Composer report due Monday, March 27th.
2 pages typed report.
1 page/cover page: picture of the chosen composer, his/her name, birth/death dates, your name.
2 page: include music period composer composed in, music education, interesting facts from their lives, what was special/different  about their music, most known compositions.

Song "Hurt" 7 grade

posted Mar 21, 2017, 8:45 AM by Asta Narmontaite

Listen to "Hurt" by J.  Cash.  Write a paragraph what is song about.  Due Monday, March 27th. 

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