Significant Events of the Twentieth Century

August 19, 2015

Posted above is a timeline my group and I made in history about significant events of the 20th century. In my opinion the two most significant events of the 20th century were both of the world wars. Though it is the obvious answer, WWI and WWII both had significant effects on the way the world […]

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May 26, 2015

This is the video for our final drama performance of the year. Theatre in Education was definitely a harder unit as there was a lot to focus on in terms of how to engage a particular audience. This was a really interesting performance and unit as this was the first performance that we really created […]

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End of Year Music Reflection

May 18, 2015

This has been the first year of music lessons in school where we’ve had a full 80 minute period every other day and I believe that over the year with however many dozens of lessons we’ve had, I have progressed quite a lot in my understanding of theory, playing ability, composing, and knowledge of music history in […]

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May Recording Assignment: Harmonic and Melodic Scales

April 28, 2015
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Ternary Composition Reflection

March 25, 2015

It’s been a long process but we’ve finally completed out ternary composition unit. Throughout the process I feel like I have learned a lot about composing music. It didn’t start with just going head on into a melody but rather we took it one step at a time. Starting with learning the rules of an interesting, […]

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Ternary Composition Summative

March 19, 2015

  Based on comments made by peers I have edited my last draft into my final composition. Some of the edits I made were dynamic based, as I received feedback that in the A section the piano counterpart was too loud compared to flute melody. I also added more crescendos and decrescendos through the piece […]

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Ternary Melody Draft

March 10, 2015

     

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Feb Recording Assignment: Harmonic and Melodic Minor Scales

February 20, 2015

Here are my 3 melodic minor scales and 3 harmonic minor scales recordings (sorry about sound quality.)

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8 Bar Melody Final

February 2, 2015

Here is my final 8 Bar Melody that will be built upon to create the final composition. I have made some adjustments to my previous melody to create an overall better melody. I have taken into consideration the feedback I received from peers to review and change parts of my melody. Such as something all […]

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8 Bar Melody First Draft

January 22, 2015

  This is (the first completed draft) of my 8 Bar Melody. For the piano part, to jazz things up and make the sound altogether more interesting, I added in an Alberti bass as well as the chords in dotted quarter notes and eighth notes. I think that altogether my melody sounds quite sweet and […]

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