Posts filed under: chorus

Does anyone else do Character Counts? I found/edited songs for each of the character traits and taught my Chorus to sing them for the school assemblies – and the other students learned the refrains to sing along. For TRUSTWORTHINESS, I...
I like to give the chorus students a certificate of completion when each session is over. Here are some you can use:           See also choral resources Extras for Plus Members (or available for purchase here) Printable...
You know, December can be a difficult month for a music teacher. In my career, I have faced angry parents who have demanded more Christmas songs about Baby Jesus and have shown me legal cases to prove the right of...
I enjoy teaching this piece to 5th graders around Christmastime – because they hear it in public places, movies, etc. during the holidays. We look at the Hallelujah Chorus listening map (see below), learn some facts about Handel and SATB choral parts,...
  Why Chorus? More chances to sing than in general music class. More chances to rehearse and perfect a song. More chances to perform. More chances for pride, sense of belonging. Practicalities Parents and students sign contract before joining. Take...