• Grading:

    • Summative: 50% Performances, Projects
    • Formative: 40% Class work, Quizzes, Musical Assessments(Pitch, Dynamics, Intonation, etc.)
    • Individual practice: 10% Participation



    • Music (octavos) and folders are provided for the students in class.
    • Students need only bring a pencil to mark music.



    • Students must be present at our concerts in December and May.  These are the culmination of all our hard work and preparation.
    • Students should wear concert attire as listed on the syllabus and in the handbook at the concerts.
    • Students should come to class with an open mind and a willingness to try something new
    • Students should bring a pencil to every class
    • Students should try their personal best!