6-10 Orchestra V
EMMA’s Orchestra IV class from previous year or permission from the mentor through conducting a student observation set up with prospective family before first day of class
Text / Materials Required
Essential Elements for Strings Book 2 - instrument-specific method book with CD plus stringed instrument and portable music stand
Students will continue building on concepts introduced in Orchestra III and will begin focusing on more intermediate- to advanced-level articulations and techniques. Students will continue having weekly playing quizzes from their song assignments that they must independently prepare through regular daily practice and perform in front of their peers each week. Students will also participate in a community service project where Christmas music will be prepared to perform for the residents of area rest homes during a field trip.