Rehearsal Summary - October 2nd
Great rehearsal! What a treat to explore that bag of goodies today. Please see below for a brief summary of what we covered today: 1. Welcome song (Concepts: A B A form, reviewed body percussion as an echo for B section) 2. Physical warm-up: standing like a basketball player, diver, tennis player, singer 3. Breath exercises ("straw" game and /ts/ hissing review, added /ts/ quarter note echoes) 4. Little Drummer Boy: reviewed verse 1, learned verse 2 6. Explored chorister kits 7. Pat-a-Pan: learned the 'chorus' section, singing with actions 8. Goodbye song and sign off! Homework: Try to memorize verses 1 and 2 of "Little Drummer Boy." Continue to listen to the practice track for our song "Little Drummer Boy" and sing along. You can use the track labelled "ALL VERSES" or the track labelled "VERSE 1 ONLY" and "VERSE 2 ONLY" for more focused practice. Please also listen to "Pat-a-Pan" and sing along with the part that we have learned (near the beginning).