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Upcoming Events

Friday, December 8, 2017 – TMEA HS/MS All-Region Clinics – AHS PAC
Saturday, December 9, 2017 – TMEA HS/MS All-Region Clinics/Concerts – AHS PAC

Thursday, February 22, 2018 – Orchestra MS Pre-UIL – AHS PAC
Ereckson Middle School Sinfonia II Orchestra (SUB NV) – 5:00 p.m.
Ford Middle School Sinfonia II Orchestra (SUB NV) – 5:25 p.m.
Curtis Middle School Concert I Orchestra (SUB NV) – 5:50 p.m.
Ereckson Middle School Sinfonia I Orchestra (NV) – 6:10 p.m.
Ford Middle School Sinfonia I Orchestra (NV) – 6:35 p.m.
Curtis Middle School Sinfonia Orchestras (NV) – 7:00 p.m.
Ereckson Middle School Chamber Orchestra (V) – 7:25 p.m.
Ford Middle School Chamber Orchestra (V) – 7:50 p.m.
Curtis Middle School Chamber Orchestra (V) – 8:15 p.m.

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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Curtis MS Orchestras – Handbook
See Addendum for Class Specific Info
Ereckson MS Orchestras – Handbook
See Addendum for Class Specific Info
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