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Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 10, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.  Curtis MS Orchestra Concert – Curtis MS Gym & Orch Room

Thursday, May 10, 2018 –  Ford MS Orchestra Concert – Ford MS Gym & Orchestra Room

Monday, May 21, 2018 –  Ereckson MS Orchestra Concert – Ereckson MS cafeteria

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 – AHS PAC
Curtis MS Symphony Orchestra – 6:00 P.M.
Ford MS Symphony Orchestra – 6:30P.M.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 – AHS PAC
Ereckson MS Chamber Orchestra – 6:00P.M.

Summer Band and Orchestra Academy  – June 18-22, 2018 – ALL DAY  – AHS

Forms

Allen ISD Performing Arts – Permission and Emergency Release Form – Return to your Orchestra Director – Due 9/1/2017

Middle School fees with T-Shirt Order Form – Due with payment by 9/1/2017
CREDIT CARD or WEBCHECK – Due 9/1/2017

Cello/String Bass Usage Fee – CREDIT CARD or WEBCHECK – Due 9/1/2017
If the contract that is given to the students is lost you will need to print a new one from CHARMS using the directions below:

  1. Login to CHARMS
  2. Click the “Inventory Uniforms” icon
  3. You should see a list of items checked out to the students, click the button labeled “F” to the right of an instrument (not a lock or locker)
  4. Print the form
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CMS ROSTER 18-19

Curtis MS Orchestras – Handbook
See Addendum for Class Specific Info

EMS ROSTER 18-19

Ereckson MS Orchestras – Handbook
See Addendum for Class Specific Info

FMS ROSTER 18-19

Ford MS Orchestras – Handbook
See Addendum for Class Specific Info

 

Links

SmartMusicLogoSmartmusic Login! Students and parents – you can see past Smartmusic assignments here!
(login is the same as at school)

 Smartmusic iPad Help video – what we are using in class for Smartmusic quizzes.

 How to purchase Smartmusic for your iPad or Computer use at home (use same account login as at school)

Note naming help and reviewing online:

Violin (D and A string notes)   Viola (D and A string notes)   Cello (D and A string notes)   Bass (notes of the D scale)

Note naming help and review – more advanced:

Violin (all strings, keys of F, C, G, D, A)   Viola (all strings, keys of F, C, G, D, A)   Cello (all strings, keys of F, C, G, D, A)

Cello (tenor clef, keys of F, C, G, D, A)   Bass (all strings, keys of F, C, G, D, A)

Practice your note reading skills for YOUR instrument!

Violin Fingerings   Viola Fingerings   Cello Fingerings   Bass Fingerings