2nd Grade Strings - Working more on slurring and song memorization as well as tone
3rd Grade Strings - Continuing to work on selected music for 3rd Grade Mini-Production
3rd - 4th Grade Harp/Keyboard Class : Continuing to work in Method Book
4th Grade Strings Class : Working on music for upcoming String Camp
4th Grade Band : Learning the music to The Saints Go Marching In
5th Grade : Classes canceled for rest of the year : Pit Orchestra learning music to 101 Dalmations
2nd-3rd Grade Beginning Strings : Note Reading and the Round known as "Brother John"
3rd-5th Grade Advanced Strings : Reel Time and other music for strings camp.
3rd-5th Grade Keyboard/Harp Class - Progress through the method book
4th-5th Grade Band : Introducing a band arrangement of "Happy".
2nd-3rd Grade Beginning Strings : Reviewing Note reading and assigned pieces in Method Book
3rd -5th Grade Advanced Students: Introducing Reel Dance.
3rd-5th Grade Harp/Keyboard Class: Continued progress in the Method Book
4th-5th Grade Band : Reviewing "Surfside at Destin"
2nd - 3rd Grade Strings: Introducing Frere Jacques Round from Method Book ( Page 24 #88 )
3rd-5th Grade Strings - Working on String Camp Music
3rd - 5th Grade Harp/Keyboard Class: Working at students personal level in the Method Book
4th-5th Grade Band : Introducing Surfside at Destin , an original piece composed by Mike Fuller for Elementary Band.
2nd - 3rd Grade Beginning Strings : Learning Ode To Joy from the Method Book
3rd & 5th Grade Advanced Strings : Preparation for the Winter Concert
3rd & 5th Grade Harp/Keyboard Class : Working in the method Book
4th & 5th Grade Band : Winter Wonderland and Improvisation on Jazz Chords
2nd & 3rd Grade Beginning Strings : Working in the Method Book
3rd & 5th Grade Keyboard/ Harp : Working in the Method Book
3rd Grade Advanced String Class : Working in the Method Book
4th -5th Grade Band Class : Practicing the Bb Major Scale
5th Grade Advanced String Class : Reviewing selections to be performed at the Winter Concert.
2nd -3rd Grade Beginning Strings - Learning new pieces from the Method Book
3rd & 5th Grade Strings - Preparation of pieces to be performed at the Winter Concert
3rd & 5th Grade Harp/ Keyboard Classes - Preperation and performance at the Fall Keyboard Recital to take place on November 28th.
4th & 5th Grade Band - Preparation of pieces to be performed at the Winter Concert.
2nd-3rd Beginning Strings - Working in Method Book and learning to read music
3rd & 5th Grade Advanced Strings - Sleigh Ride
3rd & 5th Grade Harp/Keyboard -Preparation for the Recital on November 28th
4th & 5th Grade Band - Winter Wonderland and Beginning Tunes
Teaching instrumental music for 41 years and for 19 years at the Baton Rouge Center for Visual and Performing Arts. I achieved National Board Certification in Instrumental Music for K-8th grade in 2007.