Spring Selections for March 15, 2018

Tatkovina-Full Recording with violin and soloist
Scarborough Fair
Partial Recording-older quality-kind of fuzzy. Will replace soon!
Fa Una Canzona
Fa Una Canzona-SATB arrangement, but will allow you to hear the harmonies and pronunciations
Battle of Jericho
Battle of Jericho-Partial Recording

Practice these skills before you start your music! It will keep your skills fresh!

Music Vocabulary-see the Summer Homework page.

  1. Major Scale
  2. Harmonic Minor Scale
  3. Natural Minor Scale
  4. Melodic Minor Scale
  1. Major triad
  2. Minor triad
  3. Diminished triad
  4. Augmented triad
  1. Major and Minor Seconds
  2. Major and Minor Thirds
  3. Perfect 4th
  4. Perfect 5th
  5. Major and Minor Sixths
  6. Major and Minor Sevenths
  7. Tri-tones


Suggested Summer Reading
  1. The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto- Mitch Albom
  2. A Visit from the Goon Squad- Jennifer Egan
  3. Lizt's Kiss- Susanne Dunlap
  4. The Piano Tuner-Daniel Mason
  5. The Cellist of Sarajevo- Steven Galloway

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Music reading resources
To prepare for this year's music, City-Wide and All-State Auditions, and to be ready to ace all of your quizzes and generally be awesome, please utilize the links for practicing sight-singing. They are well labeled to find your level and voice part.
Simple Sight Singing Practice-Start Here
Sight-Singing Practice
Music Theory
Rhythmic Sight Reading
Sight Singing-medium