New String Family PROJECT Step 1 Due Friday, Nov 3rd

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New String Family PROJECT Step 1 Due Friday, Nov 3rd

Post by blackstonejb » Tue Oct 31, 2017 4:57 pm

Hello Class :D

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INTRODUCING THE STRING FAMILY We are starting a new Instrument Family as well as starting Theory Workbooks for all class members
Everyone needs to check out the following "on-line" Links - Spend some time listening, reading and watching these links - Tuesday Evening, Wednesday and Thursday - this will give you time to prepare :

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STEP ONE: Listen and read about all the string instruments using these links:

( Listening)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oEW1plrKG1I


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P40CmJzjsnU ( Reading and listening)

http://www.mrqsmusic.com/string-family.html check out the third video - "how Violins are made "

STEP TWO

Choose one of the stringed instruments that you particularly like sound of - and create a document that describes
a) it's history
b) how it is made)
c) who are some of the musicians who perform with it in TWO OF THESE DIFFERENT GENRES
1. World Music 2. Classical 3. Pop ( pick two)

You will be asked to do a short presentation on your "stringed instrument of choice" starting on
Monday, Nov 6th

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