Tag Archives: music

Traditional Christmas Carols: Orange Set

All of the Orange Set carols have a demonstration video. You can listen to O Little Town of Bethlehem, Away in a Manger, While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by Night, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing and Joy to the World. … Continue reading

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Pentatonic Patterns

A new book which includes patterns and exercises in the modes of C. Ionian, Lydian, Aolian, Mixolydian, Dorian, Phrygian and Locrian are all explored. Each mode has pentatonic etudes as well as studies using the range of an octave. Treble … Continue reading

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Composing Project 4

Print the staff paper. Draw your clef. Write time signature of 4/4. Use quarter notes, quarter rests, half notes, whole notes and the notes C and F. Write 8 measures of music. Label your notes. Remember your bar lines. Use … Continue reading

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Composing Project 3

Print the staff paper. Draw your clef. Write time signature of 4/4. Use quarter notes, half notes, whole notes and the notes C, D,E, F and G. Write 8 measures of music. Label your notes. Remember your bar lines. Use … Continue reading

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Composing Project 2

Print the staff paper. Draw your clef. Write time signature of 4/4. Use half notes, whole notes and the notes C, E and G. Write 8 measures of music. Label your notes. Remember your bar lines. Use a double bar … Continue reading

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Winter Recital Photos

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Cello and Piano Music

Several students volunteered to contribute to the Beaver High School TRI-M Instagram page. You can hear Max and Alex playing Hey Jude, Alex playing Wayfaring Stranger, and Jacob playing the Swan. Sounds great!

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Concerto for 2 violins

This is a rehearsal recording from last spring. The video was taken as the students were preparing for the May recital. As much progress as my students are making working through online lessons, I’m looking forward to having small groups … Continue reading

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Sorry Charlie

The piano just doesn’t sound the same during online lessons.

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Swallowtail Jig

Yes, I’m still teaching. Verify with me numbers for online lessons. Here’s a couple of videos to explore with no school in session. Swallowtail Jig Swallowtail Jig Harmony Have fun!

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