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update?

September 29, 2016
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this week!  WOO!!

bulls game?

instrument inventory

halloween parade

community service

percussion classes with Dudu Fuentes (wednesday october 5th 7-9:30 @ 4048 w. armitage, saturday october 8th 1-3 pm @ 1757 n. kimball ave).

we are one!  finally we have been working hard to make these things happen and they are.  i have long desired to create what we have going.  thank you for that!  lets have fun! lets be appropriate, and lets stay disciplined.

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great work! going forward #yeah

September 26, 2016
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top 10 for pep rally and homecoming 2016:

  1. MR. FLYGT!?!?!?!?!??!?!?
  2. MR. FLYGT SOMEONE TOOK MY SHOES!?
  3. MR. FLYGT…someone took my shoes…. mr. flygt “no they didn’t let me show you where they are (points to students name and arrow pointing to where said shoes were)”
  4. MR. FLYGT IT IS GOING TO BE LIT!
  5. WHAT DO I DO?
  6. MR. FLYGT……ONE OF MY SHOES IS A SIZE 10…..and the OTHER IS A SIZE 13…WHAT DO I DO?!!
  7. the game is delayed 30 minutes
  8. over the radio, “we need a wheelchair in the band room ASAP! WHEELCHAIR IN THE BANDROOM NOW!!!”
  9.  Mr. FLYGT, great work..the band sounded amazing…I wish the football team played with as much passion and dedication as your students do.
  10. …the band needs to stop

this week!

-soccer game today, football game thursday.  halloween parade.

-odds and ends.  week 1 information.  instrument care, rental fee, tags

-COMMUNITY SERVICE!!  BAND BOARD, helping out

 


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check this out

September 15, 2016
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unplugged: Any students wanting to audition for Unplugged to see mr. sweet or mr. obrien just so we keep track of how many sign up to audition

October 3rd Auditions begin and we can all audition, just lets keep track of how many we all are accepting as we don’t want to over book .. Hopefully we can get all auditions done within a few days so like Oct 6th?
shirts!! 

watch this!


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week 2?!

September 12, 2016
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it is a modified bell schedule today:

  • 8-8:43  1st
  • 8:48-9:31 2nd
  • 9:36-10:27 ADVISORY (junior and freshmen on tuesday, others wednesday)
  • 10:32-11:15 3rd
  • 11:20-12:03 4th
  • 12:08-12:51 5th
  • 12:56-1:39 6th
  • 1:44-2:27 7th
  • 2:32-3:15  8th

varsity band – on the field.  t-shirt collection. check your e-mail.  shortened schedule!!

beginning band – 

  • review lockers, lock combinations, and needs
  • clean mouthpieces if needed
  • make a joyful noise

jazz band –

  • back in room 154
  • blues form and extra
  • method book
  • review due this week on friday!

percussion –

  • fees!
  • points for missed work
  • play some music
  • playing test this week.  NEW IDEAS! GET READY!!

 


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google classroom information

September 6, 2016
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varsity band – 6kOsu2

beginning band – piiyrf

jazz band – h00xhz

percussion – civepr

join!!


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welcome back! new year, new fear

September 6, 2016
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hello!

please have a seat closer than you think you should.

take attendance

brief introduction

website and google classroom

class fee’s and materials

summer survey:

  1. did you have fun this summer?
  2. did you read a book?
  3. did you see a concert?  if so what?
  4. have you ever played an instrument before?
  5. what instrument do you want to play and why?
  6. can you read music?
  7. what do you like about music?
  8. what is your favorite band? why?
  9. what is your least favorite band? why?
  10. what do you want to do in life?
  11. what are the keys to what victor is talking about?

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saturday practice

September 3, 2016
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overall objectives for today:

  • run repertoire indoors
  • break around 12
  • start outside practice at 1

inside objectives:

  • run last nights repertoire if you need to (varsity anthem, shout it out, crusher, bang bang, go lane go, spin, all night long)
  • new tunes: heart of steel, spottie ottie, wobble, cash.  talk about these: “O”

Homecoming Repertoire:

  1. All Night Long and Bang Bang!
  2. Crusher, Heart of Steel
  3. Shout it Out!
  4. Varsity Anthem and Say My Name
  5. Go Lane Go
  6. Spin, Cash and O
  7. Wobble
  8. Spottie Ottie

 


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day 4 ?

September 1, 2016
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fees!

shirt sizes

?’s to think about:

  1. is your name on your music?
  2. do you have your music?
  3. do you have a binder or flip folder
  4. saturday practice will be outside for a while.  probably a good idea to wear comfortable clothing and bring a water bottle.
  5. do you know what is going on for tomorrow?

repertoire

  • varsity anthem
  • shout it out!
  • crusher
  • bang bang
  • all night long
  • GO LANE GO
  • spin
  • cadences
  • run selections with flags and majorettes

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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.

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