Strings

The Strings program is outlined in the posts below.
You can also print the information by clicking the link below:
» print the strings curriculum
» Pine Forest Strings Program page
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Reflections

By at August 25, 2014 | 3:21 pm | 0 Comment

Reflections

“The world will be a better place if...” Judging Reflections Entries Due Date November 6th, 2014 The 2014-2015 National PTA Reflections Art Contest. Student'submissions inspired by the theme “The world will be a better place if...” in the... Read more »

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After School Strings Rehearsals

By at March 5, 2012 | 3:00 pm | 0 Comment

After School Strings Rehearsals

The String Project originated to assist our young students and close the gap of where we are and where we want to be. One 40 minute class session per week is not enough to reach our musical potential. There is no charge for these extra sessions. They are offered free,... Read more »

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SmartMusic

By at December 31, 2011 | 5:11 pm | 0 Comment

SmartMusic

Help your student get the most our of their practice time by subscribing to SmartMusic. SmartMusic is interactive music software that helps students practice music, get better faster, and make practicing more fun. With amazing accompaniments for thousands of titles,... Read more »

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Strings Essential Information – Contact, Supplies and Finances

By at December 18, 2011 | 10:02 am | 0 Comment

Strings Essential Information – Contact, Supplies and Finances

Communication of Information Ralph Coleman Director of String Orchestra 346-5600 School / 721-1482 Home ColemanR1@DuvalSchools.org Got Questions? Please use the contact information. Practice Makes Permanent Practice 20-30 minutes daily Sound Education is like... Read more »

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Strings Curriculum Overview and Levels

By at December 17, 2011 | 11:19 am | 0 Comment

Strings Curriculum Overview and Levels

Tracking the Progress of our Construction of Instruction - Curriculum overview and summaries of leveled curriculum. » print the strings curriculum Levels: Beginning Stringlish, Level 1 - Beginners Pizzicato - Plucking the String Basic BOWology, Level... Read more »

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Instrument Care

By at December 16, 2011 | 7:30 am | 0 Comment

Instrument Care

» print the strings curriculum Strings Over tightening is a real killer. Snapping Strings are more than anyone wants to pay. Keep a clean machine. Wipe off smudges and excess rosin after playing. Use soft dry cloth only, NO moisture or cleaners of ANY type. Temper... Read more »

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Practice Tips and Program Foundations

By at December 15, 2011 | 9:28 am | 0 Comment

Practice Tips and Program Foundations

Construction of Instruction Instruct Demonstrate Expose Accountability 21-8-3 » print the strings curriculum The combination to open doors to learning Practice doesn't make perfect Practice Makes Permanent 21 Days To Change A Habit 8 Exposures to Get The... Read more »

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Performance Tunes

By at December 14, 2011 | 5:16 pm | 0 Comment

Performance Tunes

Essential Elements for Strings 2000 Vol. 1 43 - Mozart Melody 86 - Ode to Joy 81 - Michael Row Your Boat Ashore 89 - Bile ‘Em Cabbage Down 92 - Can Can 101 - Baa Baa Black Sheep 106 - French Folk Song 168 - Arkansas Traveler 188 - Cripple Creek 192 - Simple... Read more »

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Sound Education – Why Bother?

By at December 14, 2011 | 5:10 pm | 0 Comment

Sound Education – Why Bother?

A ten-year study indicates that students who study music achieve higher test scores, regardless of socioeconomic background. ~ Dr. James Catterall, UCLA. The scores of elementary instrumental music students on standardized math tests increased with each year they... Read more »

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Strings Tips

By at July 17, 2011 | 7:46 pm | 0 Comment

Strings Tips

Tips for Taking Care of Your String Instrument Regular attention to the following details will help keep a string instrument in the best playing condition, and avoid costs for repairs. These are things... Read more »

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