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27 Exercises to Improve Intonation for Beginning Orchestra
These exercises are written for beginning orchestra classes to be used as warm-ups to improve intonation in your ensemble. Each exercise drills a specific note pattern or fingering to help students achieve more precise intonation. The rhythm in each exercise is always simple in order to help stude
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Beginning Orchestra music - D String Rock for violin, viola, and cello
D String Rock is a composition for beginning violin, viola and cello students that only utilizes 4 notes - D, E, Fsharp and G and is easy enough to be performed at your first concert. A great piece for introducing eighth notes, D String Rock is fun to play and students love to practice it at home.
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Rhythm Basics - A Workbook and Teaching Tool for Beginning Orchestra
This is a 12 page workbook that teaches music students the basics of beat and rhythm. Group class activities and worksheets are included. Students learn eighth notes, quarter notes, half notes, whole notes, corresponding rests and time signatures (except eighth rests). This workbook puts students
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4 Note-Reading Exercises for Beginning Orchestra - Open Strings
This is an 18 page download that includes 4 beginning note-reading exercises for violin, viola, cello, string bass. Parts and score are included. Each exercises has an advanced melody line and a simple beginning line that consists only of open strings (G, D and A) so that students can begin learnin
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Original Piece: CASTLE RISING - for Beginning Orchestra
This is an orignal work written in the key of e minor. All of the notes and rhythms are attainable for a 1st year beginning orchestra and students love the sound of the minor key. Students will love to practice the fun melody lines. This will make your group sound way more advanced! Included sco
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Pirates of the Black Sea - A Song in B Minor for Beginning Orchestra
Introduce students to tremolo and Bartok pizz, and also have them give their best pirate "aargh" in this minor piece. Although written in B minor, students only have to know the notes of the D scale in order to perform the entire song. Optional piano part and SmartMusic file is included. You can l
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30 Beginning Orchestra Group Sight Reading Lessons D and A strings
This is a way to teach note reading from the beginning (as an orchestra) in just minutes per class period! (We call it "Notes of the Day") The score has unison pitches in treble, alto, bass clef for cellos, and bass clef for basses. It can also be used as differentiated instruction. If you teach a c
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5 Minutes A Day for Beginning Orchestra
**2 Sets in one! This includes two different sets of warm ups for beginning orchestra. Set 1 includes finger patterns on each string, the D, G & C scales with arpeggios, bowing styles and chromatic notes on each string to promote left hand dexterity and intonation. Set 2 includes several open st
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Arkansas Traveler for Beginning Orchestra
This is an arrangement of Arkansas Traveler that I use with my beginning orchestra class. There are advanced melody parts included for more advanced beginners, and a more simple back-up part for true beginners. I have also included a back-up sheet written with fingerings and note names for student
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Beginning Orchestra - Vocabulary & Symbols Assessment
An assessment to cover basic music notation and vocabulary that would taught in the first few lessons of a beginning orchestra class. Includes a unique assessment for Violin, Viola, and Cello/String Bass. Symbols that are covered: - Clef (Treble, Alto, and Bass) - Time Signature - Bar Line - Double
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Beginning Orchestra - D Major Overture (easy beginning orchestra 4th, 5th grade)
D Major Overture can function as a great opener for your second year or even beginning orchestra students. This piece is great reinforcement of all the notes in the D major scale. Utilizing several dynamic contrasts, this piece covers most of the skills your students will learn in the first and se
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Beginning Orchestra Game - Jingle Bells Mix Up - FULL COLOR
A great listening and critical thinking game that can be played in teams! Teams will race to figure out what song they have received and then to put the measures in order. Each card includes treble clef, alto clef, and bass clef. This is a great activity for reinforcing eighth notes and quarter rest
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Learning Composition with Ollie Overture - Composing for Beginning Orchestra
Learning Composition with Ollie Overture is a sequential method for learning composition and reinforcing skills and concepts learned in the beginning orchestra classroom. In my classroom an “overture” is our special name for bell work. These compositions are meant to be done in the first few minutes
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Beginning Orchestra Rhythm Cards
This is a collection of various rhythms in 4/4 time to help beginning orchestra students master rhythm counting. Note values include: quarter notes, quarter note rests, 8th notes, half notes, half note rests, whole notes, whole note rests, and dotted half notes. Ideas for use: -Project on a Smartboa
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Beginning Orchestra Instrument Fingering Charts
These are very basic orchestra instrument fingering charts. They're a helpful visual aid for both young and mature beginners. Beginning students are usually oriented to their instrument one string, or note, at a time. It's amazing to see how something "clicks" when they see the basic layout of
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Note Reading basics - for beginning orchestra
This worksheet allows students to practice distinguishing between line and space notes, following the musical alphabet, and determining steps versus skips. It even includes a short section on spelling basic orchestra classroom terms. Great for the beginning strings classroom!
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BUNDLE of Beginning Orchestra Mix Up Games - FULL COLOR!
THREE GAME BUNDLE! - Jingle Bells - Old MacDonald - PINTEREST and FACEBOOK. Follow me on PINTEREST, INSTAGRAM, and FACEBOOK.
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Basic Bowing Exercises for Beginning Orchestra
This exercise was designed to assess a students ability to read and follow bowings. It utilizes only open strings (D and A for all instruments).
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Stop DA Madness! - A Song for Beginning Orchestra
Utilize only the D and A strings, with a heavy emphasis on the notes D and A in this piece for beginning orchestras. The violin section can either play the 1st part, or some can play the 2nd part which doubles the viola. Piano part is optional. It also comes with a SmartMusic performance file for
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Beginning Orchestra Game - Old MacDonald Mix Up - FULL COLOR
A great listening and critical thinking game that can be played in teams! Teams will race to figure out what song they have received and then to put the measures in order. Each card includes treble clef, alto clef, and bass clef. This is a great activity for reinforcing eighth notes and quarter rest
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Tunneling Twister for Beginning Orchestra
This is a beginning orchestra piece which can be used for rehearsal/learning purposes only, or it works wonderfully as a concert piece. I have such a hard time finding beginning orchestra pieces. Even many grade 1/2 pieces use too many strings, notes, and rhythms. Violin, viola, and cello only use
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Beginning Orchestra- Bass Visual
Orchestra beginners often struggle with the connection between notes on their instrument and the staff. Help them understand with this great visual aid!
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Beginning Orchestra- Violin Visual
Orchestra beginners often struggle with the connection between notes on their instrument and the staff. Help them understand with this great visual aid!
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Beginning Orchestra- Viola Visual
Orchestra beginners often struggle with the connection between notes on their instrument and the staff. Help them understand with this great visual aid!
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