Welcome to the L-S Multimedia Music website, which meets blocks 3 & 5 for semester 2 in lab B240.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Block 3 & 5 – Quiz today on parts of the drum set (5 questions multiple choice identifying parts of the drum set)

Listening/chords: We will have a quiz the week after break on identifying chords by ear.  There will be four types of chords on the quiz:  Major triad; Minor triad; Major seventh; Minor seventh

Triad and seventh chord listening practice

Beats day 1

When you are done… Beats day 2 (Bass lines!)

Beats day 3 chords and the piano

 

Monday, April 10, 2017

Beats day 1

When you are done… Beats day 2 (Bass lines!)

Block 3 & 5 – Quiz on parts of the drum set on Wednesday 4/12 (5 questions multiple choice identifying parts of the drum set)

 

Friday, March 31, 2017

Once you are done with Project 2 Day 1 (Lean on me) and both parts of Project 2 Day 2 (Frere Jacques and America), check in with me.

 

 

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Blocks 3& 5: Today we have our Music Terms Quiz on the Quiz 1 terms.  Quiz 1 terms review is at Project 2 intro & terms.  Note: This one is a vocabulary quiz, not a listening quiz. http://www.musictheory.net/lessons

Here is the link to the Music Terms Quiz: https://goo.gl/forms/SjUH9qha0OjiCyTA3

Working on Project 2: Day 1 (Lean on me).  When you finish, check in with me.  Next step is Project 2: Day 2.  If you have done a lot of music before, ask me about doing a transcription project.

If you haven’t taken the listening/chord quiz or would like to retake it, here is the link to practice and then take the quiz: Listening chord Quiz major/minor

 

Monday, March 20, 2017

Listening chord Quiz major/minor

 

Listening Major minor chords quiz will be:

  • block 5: (done – you can make it up/retake it if need be)
  • block 3: Today

Listening practice Major/minor chords

Work on Project 2: Day 1

http://www.musictheory.net/lessons

(Review The Basics if you are lost and/or need help).

Long term planning: Vocabulary terms have been updated for Terms quiz 1:

  • block 3: Mon. 3/27
  • block 5: Friday: Wed. 3/29

 

Friday, March 10, 2017

We are wrapping up Project 1 presentations and beginning Project 2!

Project 2 intro & terms

Next we practice identifying major and minor chords:

Listening practice Major/minor chords

Listening Major minor chords quiz will be:

  • block 3: Monday
  • block 5: Friday

http://www.musictheory.net/lessons

(click on “Staff, Clefs, Ledger lines” under The Basics).

Next we start Project 2: Day 1

 

Friday, March 3, 2017

For the next several classes, we will be sharing presentations at the beginning of class for whoever is done.  You will have the remainder of the class to keep working.  Anyone who has already presented will watch the day’s presentations and then can take the rest of that block as a free.

As you finish up, make sure you do the paragraph about the Project (one paragraph per group, details at: Project 1

And make sure you do some peer review to check over each others’ projects, giving feedback.  Files get turned in to your Portfolio folders in Drive, and file names must include your name(s) and what the file is (Project 1).

 

Thursday, February 16, 2017

We are heading in the direction of finishing up Project 1.  Reminder on Citing Sources.  Info on Adding Audio.

Block 3: Project 1 due Mon. 2/27 (see me if this is an issue)

Block 5: Project 1 due Thurs. 3/2 (see me if this is an issue)

Reminder: block 5 on Fri. 2/17 we are going to the MLK Assembly, so head straight to the auditorium.

 

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Assignment 1: Write me a letter

Topics for Project 1?
http://www.lsrhs.net/sites/buntingm/multimedia-music/project-1-presentation/

 

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Seating chart & Review names (5-question names quiz next week)

First: login as block3 (no password), get to this webpage and bookmark it.

Odds & ends – basic computer-y stuff, “10 Commandments of Computer Ethics”Acceptable Computer Use Policy

Assignment 1: Write me a letter

Topics for Project 1?

 

Friday, January 27, 2017
Today we will go through the syllabus and take a look at sample projects from past semesters.
How to log in: block5 / (no password)
We will watch this video together in class:

 

Course Reference Materials

   – Creative Computing course syllabus, teacher contact info

Block 3 Frees: Blue Tuesday, Blue Thursday, White Wednesday
Block 5 Frees: Blue Tuesday, White Tuesday, White Thursday