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    WIND ENSEMBLE  (full year)
     
          The Wind Ensemble is a class made up of advanced level 10-12th grade Concert Band students.  These students are selected by the director in April based on ability and instrumentation.
     
    All students must be signed up for the Wind Ensemble Google Classroom. 
     
    FALL SEMESTER SYLLABUS
    September- Sightreading, 14 Weeks to a Better Band book 2, Frozen Parade Sequence, Warm Ups
    October- Christmas Music for Winds, Arabian Dances
    November- Christmas Around the World,
    December- All Concert music, Concert Reflection paper, sightreading, 6 major scales, 6 minor scales, chromatic scales. 
     
    MAJOR ASSESSMENT GRADES-  Playing tests, Concerts, Performances, Written Tests.
    Playing tests may be performed in class or recorded and sent to teacher.
     
    All performance tests will be graded according to the band rubric.  Please click on the tab to the left to view a copy of this rubric.
     
    MINOR ASSESSMENT GRADES- Weekly attitude/ participation grade, Practice/ Improvement, classroom performances, Written work.
     
    All students must practice at home with a metronome.
     
    PERFORMANCES
    Wind Ensemble will perform at the following events:
     
    Spanish Heritage Celebration
    Winter Concert
    Spring Concert
    Graduation 
     
    SPRING SYLLABUS
     

    Kevin Perdoni
     
     
    Band Director
    732-726-7048