<![CDATA[ LSGA bands blog - Blog]]>Thu, 10 Dec 2015 14:07:50 -0800Weebly<![CDATA[Holiday Concert]]>Thu, 17 Sep 2015 12:43:00 GMThttp://lsgabands.weebly.com/blog/brass-instructional-videosOur Holiday Concert will Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 6:30pm. The dress is the school uniform:

Khaki slacks/pants                    
Black, brown, or white shoes
Black belt
Dark blue shirt with collar
Black socks

If the student is not in uniform, they will not be able to perform.
 
If your student needs to stay after school until the concert, we will order pizza and drinks and eat in the cafeteria. Thank you for all your help and support. If you would like to help be a chaperone, and you would like to assist with pizza/drinks and student needs that would be much appreciated. Please check yes on the permission slip if you would like to be a chaperone. If you have any questions you can call the school at 770-819-2414.

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<![CDATA[Instructional Videos:]]>Mon, 14 Sep 2015 17:14:16 GMThttp://lsgabands.weebly.com/blog/instructional-videos Flute

How to Assemble a Flute: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VbzRHOPEDGU

How to Play the Flute; How to Begin Playing the Flute: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YVqlcwqxG7o

Flute Fundamentals: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wVWRzO2_r_Q

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<![CDATA[ Instructional Videos: ]]>Fri, 11 Sep 2015 16:24:43 GMThttp://lsgabands.weebly.com/blog/-instructional-videos Clarinet:

How to assemble the clarinet:      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXvKWodcWeQ

How to put on a Clarinet Reed: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TXMqX1xjous

How to Play the Clarinet; How to Begin Playing the Clarinet:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zz8AuolJwfI

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<![CDATA[Valuable Links for Academic Success]]>Sat, 05 Sep 2015 20:18:02 GMThttp://lsgabands.weebly.com/blog/valuable-links-for-academic-success Here are some links that will assist you in developing your musicianship:

Flute Note Trainer - http://www.flutetrainer.com/

Clarinet Note Trainer - http://www.clarinettrainer.com/

Brass Note Trainer Set the instrument before you start!  -

http://www.childrensmusicworkshop.com/musictheory/trainers/html/id86_en.html

Speed Note Reader

See how many notes you can name before time runs out. The later levels use a mallet percussion layout and help percussion students learn notes on the keyboard. –

http://www.vicfirth.com/education/keyboard/speednotereading.html

Percussion Keyboard Trainer

Teaches about the piano keyboard, but is a helpful tool for mallet percussion review  
http://www.zebrakeys.com/resources/musictools/keyboardtrainer/


The Metronome Online - A metronome that students can use to help keep a steady beat when they practice.

The Woodwind Fingering Guide - Very detailed fingering charts for all woodwind instruments including trill and chromatic fingerings.

Ricci Adams' Music Theory- An interactive website to learn music theory with tutorials and trainers.

eMusic Theory – Various tools for sharpening your music skills, including a rhythm tapper game.

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<![CDATA[ Welcome! The band program at Lindley Sixth Grade Academy has a rich history of student successes. It is comprised of talented, vibrant students who are self-motivated and who continually inspire each other to new levels. Check back often for updates, ]]>Fri, 07 Aug 2015 23:51:39 GMThttp://lsgabands.weebly.com/blog/-welcome-the-band-program-at-lindley-sixth-grade-academy-has-a-rich-history-of-student-successes-it-is-comprised-of-talented-vibrant-students-who-are-self-motivated-and-who-continually-inspire-each-other-to-new-levels-check-back-often-for-updates<![CDATA[August 03rd, 2015]]>Mon, 03 Aug 2015 12:44:39 GMThttp://lsgabands.weebly.com/blog/august-03rd-2015