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    All chorus students will take the Memphis Middle School Choir Assessment (used by many choirs across the nation).  The pretest will provide a baseline which will be used as a guide for music theory/vocal production instruction. Students will retake the assessment at the culmination of the quarter.
       
    6th Grade - MS Beginning Chorus
    Vocal placement testing, Routines/procedures
    Students will begin to apply the basics of vocal production techniques, including posture for singing, diaphragm breathing, and raising the soft palate.
    Students begin to apply the basics of ensemble rehearsal etiquette.
    Sight-singing and theory basics
    Rounds
    Repertoire
     
     
    7th Grade - MS Intermediate Chorus
    Vocal placement testing, Routines/Procedures
    Students will apply the basics of vocal production techniques, including posture for singing, diaphragm breathing, and raising the soft palate.
    Students will apply the basics of ensemble rehearsal etiquette.
    Sight-singing techniques and practice
    Rounds
    Repertoire study
     
    8th Grade - MS Advanced Chorus
    Vocal placement testing, Routines/Procedures
    Students will apply the basics of vocal production techniques, including posture for singing, diaphragm breathing, and raising the soft palate.
    Students will apply the basics of ensemble rehearsal etiquette.
    Sight-singing techniques and practice
    Rounds
    Repertoire study
      
     
Last Modified on August 15, 2019