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413 Johnson Avenue
Bridgeport, WV 26330
304-326-7142

Fax:  304-842-6275

Braves

BMS Strings


Tricia Price, Director


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Golden Stand Students!

Many Strings students will be nominated by their peers throughout the month for going above and beyond in the classroom. One lucky student from each class will be chosen by random draw to be a Golden Stand Student for the entire month!


Important Dates:

August 15 - First Day of School!

August 17 - Begin bringing instruments!

It's also Picture Day!


Strings Homework - Students are expected to practice a minimum of 30 minutes each week.  Monthly practice logs (purple sheet) will be used to track and monitor student progress.  Practice logs will be checked on Mondays, giving students the opportunity to complete most or all of their practice over the weekend,

6th Grade

Review all previously learned skills.

Tune-A-Rumble

Impulse

7th Grade

One Octave Scales

Burst

Sky Islands

Into the Sky

A Beethoven Lullaby

8th Grade

One Octave Scales

Fire in the Bow

Fire Walk

Incursion

Monday 
Tuesday 


Wednesday, 8/15

First day of school! No instruments :)

Thursday, 8/16No instruments yet... :)
Friday, 8/17Begin bringing instruments.



Performances



WV String Day - TBD (7th & 8th grade)

Fall Concert -Monday, November 5 / 6:00pm / BHS Auditiorim 

Meadowbrook Mall Performance - TBD  (8th grade ONLY)

All-State Orchestra Auditions - Saturday, January 5, 2019 / 9:00am-4:00pm / BHS (7th & 8th grade)

Spring Concert - TBD / 6:00pm / BHS Auditorium


Check back often for updates!

www.stringtechnique.com/pedagogy/lhshift/01.html

www.theviolinsite.com/lessons/shifting.html

www.theviolinsite.com/memorizing_music.html

www.musictheory.net/exercises

www.blanksheetmusic.net/

www.teenstrings.com/

www.sharmusic.com/


Schedule

Johnson Elementary 5th Grade Strings - Sectionals! - 7:15-7:50

Johnson Elementary 5th Grade Strings - 7:55-8:50

Bridgeport High 2nd Block - 9th-12th Grade Strings & Orchestra 9:10 - 10:50

Lunch & Planning - 11-11:30

BMS 5th Period - 6th Grade Strings 11:32 - 12:20

BMS 6th Period - 7th Grade Strings 12:23 - 1:08

BMS 7th Period - 8th Grade Strings 1:11 - 1:56

BMS AA - 6/7/8th Grade Strings 1:59 - 2:45