Sunday, May 27, 2012
Hey fifth grade uke players -- here's the next part of the song I'd like you to learn. With this you should now be able to play "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" in it's entirety,
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Not everything we're doing in music is related to culmination of the ensemble concert next week. Classroom music is still going on, as seen in this video from Monday. Ms. Sae-Tang's class did a very nice job with this form of Filipino dancing called Tinikling.
Monday, May 21, 2012
Recorder Ensemble -- here is the chorus from "The Joker" as played on Soprano and Sopranino. In other words all of you should find something useful here. The concerts in less than two weeks so practice, practice, practice!
Hi Fifth Grade Uke Players -- here is a video of what we were working on in class last week, so you can practice. The four chords being played here are the only four you need to know to play our arrangement of "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" -- and quite a few other songs.
Sunday, May 20, 2012
Monday, May 14, 2012
Hi 5th Grade Uke Players -- here's a very short video that will help you learn the chords you will need to play somewhere over the rainbow. Hopefully when I see you next you will at least know how to make all four chords. As for tuning the uke, I refer you to my earlier post.
Saturday, May 12, 2012
Hey recorder ensemble members -- for those of you who are playing sopraninos in our concert in a few weeks, this video should help introduce you to the idea of recorders in the Key F. That includes altos and basses as well. The link below will explain the complete fingerings for F recorders. Click on Sopranino Fingerings