Advanced Band

Genius-Level Elementary Band Award :

Are you a band student looking for a challenge? If so, you will be recognized with the "Genius-Level Elementary Band Student" award if you are able to play the following songs from your Sound Innovations method book:

#91, 99, 107, 115, 117, 121, 125, 129, 131, 134, 162, 166, 170, 179, 180, 181, 184, 188, 192, 199

Please email me with a video recording of yourself playing each song, and I will keep record of each song completed at 90% or better.

kandrade@cnusd.k12.ca.us

Songs to Practice:

July 2017

  • Tuning Practice
  • Warm-up Sheet
  • Book Songs: #64 (slurs), #65 (pick-up notes), #69 (theme and variations), #74 Stodola Pumpa (tempo markings)
  • Sheet Music: Starburst Fanfare, Dragon Dance, Star Wars

August 2017

  • Tuning Practice
  • Warm-up Sheet
  • Book Songs Review: #64, 65, 69, 74
  • Book Songs New: #75 (mf, mp), #79 (new note, new key signature), #80 and 81 (1st and 2nd endings), #82 and 84 (3/4 time)
  • Sheet Music: Starburst Fanfare, Dragon Dance, Star Wars

September 2017

  • Warm-up Sheet
  • Book Songs Review: #64, 65, 69, 74, 79, 80, 81, 82, 84
  • Book Songs New: #85 (new note and accidentals), #88 (new notes), #92 (accidentals and accents), #97 (eighth notes and eighth rests)
  • Sheet Music: Starburst Fanfare, Dragon Dance, Star Wars

October 2017

  • Warm-up Sheet
  • Book Songs Review: #64, 65, 69, 74, 79, 80, 81, 82, 84, 85, 88, 92, 97
  • Book Songs New: #98 and 99 (new note, new key signature), #103 and 107 (dotted quarter notes, D.S. al fine)
  • Sheet Music: Starburst Fanfare, Dragon Dance, Star Wars, Fall/Winter Concert Folk Songs, Fall/Winter Concert Christmas Songs

November 2017

  • Warm-up Sheet
  • Book Songs Review: #64, 65, 69, 74, 79, 80, 81, 82, 84, 85, 88, 92, 97, 99, 107
  • Book Songs New: #110, #112 and 113 (new notes), #114 and 115 (legato and staccato)
  • Sheet Music: Starburst Fanfare, Dragon Dance, Star Wars, Fall/Winter Concert Folk Songs, Fall/Winter Concert Christmas Songs

December 2017

  • Warm-up Sheet
  • Book Songs Review: #64, 65, 69, 74, 79, 80, 81, 82, 84, 85, 88, 92, 97, 99, 107, #110, #113, #115
  • Sheet Music: Starburst Fanfare, Dragon Dance, Star Wars, Fall/Winter Concert Folk Songs, Fall/Winter Concert Christmas Songs

 

Recordings of Advanced Band Sheet Music

Listen and practice along with these recordings!

 

Starburst Fanfare

http://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10094659

 

Dragon Dance

http://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10094814