Music Department

Recorders

Students will use their knowledge and skills learned in previous grades and begin to apply connection to new and exciting aspect of music including instrumental performance on the Recorder and other wind instruments.

This Weeks Expectations

  1. Tenuto Session

  2. Song Review

  3. iMovie Intro

  4. Media Collection

  5. iMovie Lessons

  6. Music Exploration

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Music Theory: Notes and Rhythms

Below are materials, links, and videos to extend students’ knowledge in music theory.

Note Identification Section

Tenuto–How To

Note ID Lesson

Tenuto Expectation

  • 90-100% = Exceed Standard
    • Move Up Level
  • 75-89% = Meeting Standard
    • Choose to Redo/Move Up
  • 60-74% = Approaching Standard
    • Redo Session
  • 0-59% = Needs Support
    • Redo Session

Performance: Instrumental (Recorders)

We utilize the “Recorder Karate” curriculum by Barb Philipak and Plank Road Publishing. Harbor Springs Music Department has purchased the rights to  duplicate and share all resources with students enrolled in Harbor Springs Public Schools. Unfortunately we are unable to post the PDF’s and audio to the general public. Please contact us and we’ll happily share the curriculum with you via email or printed.

Graded Project: Practice, Learn, and Perform a recorder piece that is above the “purple belt” in recorder Karate. Any of the tunes in the “For Fun” section will count. ** The performance can be recorded (with visual) or through FaceTime or Zoom. **

Recorder Play-a-Long Videos (Lessons)

Warm-Up 1

Hot Cross Buns (B,A,G)

Warm-Up 2

Gently Sleep (B,A,G)

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Old McDonald

Old McDonald

When The Saints

When The Saints Go Marching

Twinkle Twinkle

Twinkle Twinkle

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

Ode To Joy

Ode To Joy

Recorder Play-a-Long Videos (For Fun–Easy)

Old Town Road

Havana

Happy Birthday

the office

America The Beautiful

My Country Tis’ of Thee

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Recorder Play-a-Long Videos (For Fun–Hard)

Despacito

Look What You Made Me Do

Imperial March

Super Mario Bors.

The Star-Spangled Banner

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