Technique - We are working on improving our bow hand flexibility, shifting, and vibrato technique.
Scales: 3 octave C Major scales and corresponding arpeggios and 3 Octave C Melodic minor scales and arpeggios
Repertoire: Concert Orchestra is working on the Fiddle Fest pack for our concert on September 7th, and also difficult scale passages for our new song Arabian Dreams.
Chamber Orchestra is working on the music for the Giving Bach concert that we will giving at Ocee Elementary school on Wednesday, August 23rd. Here is the Itinerary:
Ocee Elementary School
Itinerary for Wednesday, August 23rd
BUS LEAVES AT 8:00 AM
Bring a Folding Music Stand
No Uniform. We will be back here by 10:30.
8:30-9:05 Performance I (for about 400 students)
9:15-10:00 Performance II (for about 350 students)
Pirates of the Caribbean
INSTRUMENT DEMOS: Violins, Violas, Cellos, Bass
Beauty and the Beast
Road to Lisdoonvarna
1x Stay in Seat
2x Roam around room
3x Pick a student by the end of the B section and invite onstage.
Have them sit on the floor next to you
(TEACHING TIME. BE VERY QUIET AND LISTEN TO DIRECTIONS)
- We Clap
- We pluck (audience snaps)
- We bow (audience bows)
- Give out certificate and encourage student back to seat.