RMS Band Practice Log — record your practice time weekly :)
Welcome to the RMS Percussion Page!
Our District Festival performance is Wed. March 22, 10:30 am at Chalmette High School!
We will eat lunch at CiCi’s Pizza. Each student must pay $7.00 before Friday March 17.
Download the complete
Festival Schedule 2017.
This is our Performance Assessment Rubric: (how we are graded on tests and performances)
Compose your own music! Check out https://musescore.org — and it’s FREE :)
Learn about The Star Spangled Banner!
The Smithsonian Museum
Hear a recording of “The Victors” HERE
Find a recording of “The Thunderer” HERE
Quizzes O’ the Week (Aug. 29):
Old Guys – The Victors, Excel
New Guys – WebRhythms # 1
All – Note Name Worksheets, Rhythm / Counting Worksheets
Quizzes O’ the Week (Sept. 6):
Old Guys – Snare Duet 1 (play together)
New Guys – demonstrate Single Stroke Roll, Double Stroke Roll, Single Paradiddles
All – Note Name Contest
Research Project 2016-17
Students will locate the following information on “The Three Camps” (military drumming).
1. Why was it played?
2. How was it used?
3. Why were there three camps?
Each group will turn in:
— a One Page essay or article describing their assigned topic, and how it is related to our upcoming Patriotic Concert.
— a list of All Sources Used (minimum three)
(These articles will later be summarized on a slide to be presented during the concert.)
*** Be sure to include your names!
Free Music Staff Paper (you can print blank staff paper from here!)
HappyNote.com — This is a fun way for students to learn how to read music.