• (2nd year players)

    A few dates to watch for...

    All returning strings students must have achieved their Green belt in 1st Degree String Karate (4th grade strings karate) last year or achive it by October 1st in order to participate in after school Black Orchestra for the Winter Concert on January 6.

     

    Students much achieve Gold Belt by January 15 or their 2nd lesson in January in order to participate in the Gold Orchestra in the Spring.

    All belt songs are in the Sound Innovations for Strings Orchestra Book 1. Please let me know if you have an issue obtaining a copy of this book at ntrach@hhsd.org

     

    All tunes are available to practice on SmartMusic. All students should be able to login with the login they use for the computer at school and the password "SmartMusic" (All one word, capitalizing the "S" and the "M"). Please let me know if you expereince any issues logging in!

     

     


    Belt


    Requirements

    TAN

    #35 Good King Wenceslas

    #41 Cripple Creek

    YELLOW

    #67 Li’l Liza Jane

    #72 Oats, Peas and Beans

    ORANGE

    #101 Go Tell Aunt Rhody

    #103 Buffalo Gals

    SALMON

    #126 Minstrel Boy

    #130 Sakura

    PINK

    #114 Sweet Betsy from Pike

    AZURE

    #77 Dreydl, Dreydl

    #78 Shepherd’s Hey

    LIME

    VIOLIN, BASS

    #155 Erie Canal

    VIOLA, CELLO

    #166 Texian Boys

    #167 Sweetly Sings the Donkey

    BRONZE

    ALL

    #139 Great Gate of Kiev

    #140 Chester

    VIOLIN, VIOLA, CELLO

    #181 The Yellow Rose of Texas

    SILVER

    VIOLIN

    #185 Gavotte

    VIOLA

    #185 Prince of Denmark’s March

    CELLO

    #185 Chorus from Judas Maccabeaus

    BASS

    #181 They Yellow Rose of Texas

    GOLD

    VIOLIN, VIOLA

    Minuet No 3 in Suzuki Book 1

    CELLO

    Minuet in C in Suzuki Book 1

    BASS

    #185 Rigadoon