Mr. George Glock
to the Memorial Middle School Choral/General Music webpage. We are
preparing for our Spring Concert! Concert Choir students are rehearsing
every Monday, Thursday, and Friday morning from 7:45 - 8-15 A.M.
(students can enter the building at 7:30 A.M.). Chamber Choir is
rehearsing every Tuesday afternoon from 3:00 - 3:30 P.M.
- In addition to the Early Morning schedule each student has an additional Rotation Class one
time per week. Students are to keep track of their individual rotation
schedule (posted on a weekly basis). One class per week during
periods 1,2,5,7,8. No student will miss the same period more than one
time per month.
- Students who performed with the County Chorus on Sunday, March 20, 2016 did an outstanding job!!
Teen Arts Festival
- The Memorial Wind Ensemble and Chamber Choir will be performing at the Bergen Teen Arts festival on Friday, May 20, 2016.
MEBCI JUNIOR CHORUS
- The MEBCI treble chorus will be performing here at Memorial on Saturday, April 30, 2016.
Our Spring concert is scheduled for the morning and evening of
Wednesday, June 1, 2016. The morning school concert will begin at 9:30
A.M. and the evening concert will begin at 7:00 P.M. The dress
rehearsal for the
concert will take place on Tuesday, May 30, 2016.
Dorney Park here We Come
Our trip to Dorney Park has been scheduled for Friday, June 3,
2016. Students are asked to arrive at Memorial School at 7:00 A.M. and
we plan to leave at 7:30 A.M.
General Music: A rotation class that meets for one marking period. All students have one General Music rotation.
Grade Six: Students
will discuss, listen, and sing throughout the marking period. The
class is divided into four units: Keyboard History, Songs of
the Civil War, Instruments of the Orchestra, and Oliver! the musical.
Grade Seven: The
major work of the marking period is studying the guitar. Each student
is given instruction on how to play a Twelve Bar Blues in A major
(with a guitar final during the last week). In addition
to the guitar students are taught a unit on The
Instruments of the Orchestra.
Students will continue work with the guitar with an added emphasis on
performance. In addition to the twelve bar blues in A major and A
minor each student will work on individual popular
songs: Blue Suede Shoes, Viva La Vida, Stop and
Stare, Pompeii, etc.