happy easter!

March 31, 2013
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varsity band – here you go.


check out a few goodies in your section!

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spring break!

March 24, 2013
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have a good break everyone!

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samba workshop

March 19, 2013
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saturday april 6th.

go here for more.



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blood sweat AND tears!

March 17, 2013
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music appreciation:  finish the form of this song and answer these two questions

how many people are in the band?

what is called when one slows down in the song?

exact clip from the album:

here are some good clips.

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March 14, 2013
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No journal for percussion. I will update grades on Friday due to the Shelby Initiative. Percussion: Please dress up (no jeans or sneakers) for Lane Buddies Prom.

I would like to say thanks to you all!

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even more extra-credit

March 12, 2013
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same thing as yesterday.  but now this song

and you don’t need to compare it to anything.  just give me a paragraph about it.  tell me how it makes you feel.  can you relate to it?  talk about the instruments, tempo, and groove.

due in class wed

music appreciation instruments are due on thursday!  shaker and a cap.

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tell it like it is

March 11, 2013
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Extra Credit Opportunity

compare and contrast the following 2 tunes.  type up a paragraph:  discuss instrumentation, discuss the feel, and relate any personal opinions and or feelings.  this will replace one missing assignment and add points to one weekly test grade.

open to all classes.

music appreciation test tuesday and friday.  get instruments (shaker and jar top) by thursday

percussion check this out

varsity band check THIS out!?

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varsity band poll – YES!

March 8, 2013
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we can still do some sort of medley

percussion journal is due friday for extra credit.  monday if you are feeling like you need extra credit.


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for wednesday

March 6, 2013
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sorry i was gone today.  hope you made it home safe.

music appreciation print this off for wednesday.  lyrics to our pagode tune.  Meu Lugar – Arlindo Cruz

harmony find out the remaining two modes.  our first rhythm test is tomorrow.

percussion the journal entry is due friday.

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A Music Educator with a strong love for percussion. At Lane Tech we work on building confidence and proficiency in music. You can reach me at aflygt@cps.edu. Be sure to follow us on twitter!!! @LaneTechHSMusic. THIS IS NOT A COMMUNICATION AVENUE FOR CURRENT STUDENTS.