Music

Mrs. Beth Walls
bwalls@bishopmchugh.com




Rehearsals - Tuesday, February 21st and Thursday, February 23rd from 2:30pm to 4:00pm

Cast Members may bring a bottle of water and a snack to rehearsal.

The entire rehearsal and performance schedule is on the school's website
under the links for "Band, Chorus and Theatre" and "School Calendar".




 
Pre-K2, Pre-K3, Pre-K 4 Curriculum:
"First Steps in Music"
for Preschool and Beyond
by
John M. Feierabend


 
K to 8 Curriculum:
“Spotlight on Music”
Macmillan/McGraw-Hill



Music Classes - Week of 2/20/17

Essential Question:
How can a song tell a story?

  Pre-K-2 - Pitch and Movement Exploration and Steady Beat
Pre-K-3 - Voice Functions, Movement for Form and Expression and Steady Beat
Pre-K-4 - Pitch and Movement Exploration
​Kindergarten - Vocal Texture and Steady Beat
Grade 1 - Form and Steady Beat
Grade 2 and Grade 3 - Recorder Test #3; Voice Functions and Dramatic Play
Grade 4 - Voice Functions and Dramatic Play
Grade 5 - Creative Unit Project: Rhythm, Melody, and Ostinatos
Grade 6 - PBL - Create and Produce an Opera
Grade 7 - STREAM Project - Marionettes
Grade 8 - Rhythm

Liturgical Music: Review of Hymns for the Ash Wednesday Mass.

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  A reminder for 2nd and 3rd Grade Students to bring their recorders and recorder books to
Music Class every Thursday.

Recorder Homework - Practice new note "C" and "Scale Song" on page 11 for Recorder Test #3
on Thursday, February 23rd.



 “Sing a Joyful Song”

Bishop McHugh Regional School Choirs

Junior Choir for students in 3rd and 4th Grade.  Rehearsals take place on Thursdays at Recess.

Senior Choir for students in 5th through 8th Grade.  Rehearsals take place on Tuesdays at Recess.

Both Choirs will have the opportunity to lead the singing at school liturgical celebrations, go caroling at a Senior Living Facility for their Advent Service Project, perform at the Annual Christmas Program,
and participate in Community Outreach Special Events.

The Choir Registration Form can be found on the school's website
under the link for Band, Choir, and Theatre.

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 “Strike Up the Band”

Band Instrument Lessons on bells, clarinet, flute, drums, and trumpet
for students in 4th through 8th grade.  Lessons take place during the school day on Tuesdays and Wednesdays,
on a rotating half hour schedule, in a group lesson format. 

Band Lesson Registration Form can be found on the school's website
under the link for Band, Choir, and Theatre.


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 “Center Stage”

2017 Productions

Pre-K 4, Kindergarten, and First Grade Show
"The Little Red Hen"
February 2, 2017

Annual Spring Musical
"G2K - The Sound of Music"
Featuring Students in Grades 5 - 8
May 10, 2017 - Opening Night
May 11, 2017 - Dinner Theatre

2nd, 3rd, and 4th Grade Show
Announcement Coming Soon!!
June 7, 2017