Beginning Band

SONGS TO PRACTICE:

July 2017

  • Book Songs: #2

August 2017

  • Book Songs: #2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

September 2017

  • Book Songs: #2-11, #12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 23, 24

October 2017

  • Warm-Ups: #11, 12, 15, 16
  • Review Songs: #18, 23, 24
  • New Songs: #25, 27, 28, 29

November 2017

  • Warm-Ups: #11, 12, 15, 16
  • Review Songs: #18, 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29
  • New Songs: #33, 34, 35, 36
  • Fall/Winter Concert Sheets

December 2017

  • Warm-Ups: #11, 12, 15, 16
  • Review Songs: #18, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29, 35
  • New Songs: #38, 39, 41, 43, 45, 46
  • Fall/Winter Concert Sheets

 

*Note: All numbered songs are found in the following method book: Sound Innovations for Concert Band, Book 1

 

 

Helpful tutorial videos:

 

Flute mouth placement and the beginning notes

How to give a trumpet a bath

Links to more helpful vidoes:

How to build a clarinet

Saxophone embouchure, posture, and the first notes

Trumpet assembly and hand placement

Trumpet embouchure and the first notes

Trombone embouchure and first notes