Drotar, Jeremy
116 Years of quality Catholic education
Band Resources

‚Äč‚ÄčListening Resources‚Äč‚Äč

‚Äč‚ÄčHow To Use Listening Resources

  • ‚ÄčListen to the piece while following along with your music and listen for Tone (instrument sound), Notes, Rhythm (counting), Articulations (tonguing, slurring, accents), Dynamics (how loud or soft), Ensemble Balance (hearing all instruments blending into one sound)
  • Once you have practiced your parts enough to play through them, play along with the recording!‚Äč

‚ÄčGrade 6 Listening Resources

Grade 7/8 Listening Resources

  • ‚ÄčListening examples coming soon

‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚ÄčOther Resources‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč

Online Instrument Fingering Charts

Check in the cover of your method book or use this website for reference: https://www.alfred.com/accent-on-achievement-resources/‚Äč

‚ÄčPractice Journal

‚ÄčElectronic copy of the calendar practice journal given out in class: (coming soon)

Scales

‚Äč(coming soon)

Snare Drum Rudiments‚Äč‚Äč

Percussive Arts Society Rudiment Page link: https://www.pas.org/docs/default-source/pasic-archives/rudiment_1.pdf?sfvrsn=0&sfvrsn=0‚Äč‚Äč