Monday, May 21, 2018

Week of 5/21 - THE FINAL WEEK!





GOOD LUCK ON ALL OF YOUR FINAL ASSESSMENTS!


It is the FINAL COUNTDOWN......
As we wind down the year, please make sure you have checked SYNERGY. Are all of your assignments in? Are ANY grades missing or a "0"? NOW IS THE TIME TO RECTIFY THEM! After Wednesday, May 23, we won't be able to easily update any submissions in SYNERGY, after grades have been finalized. CHECK NOW!!!



COLLEGE PREPARATION 2019

WHA......ALREADY!!!?????

AND CLASS OF 2019....STAY TUNED FOR INFORMATION ABOUT HOW TO REQUEST CCCEPA ASSISTANCE WITH PREPARATION OF YOUR COLLEGE ADMISSION AUDITION PORTFOLIO. (REPERTOIRE, PRE-SCREEN SIGNUPS, ETC.)




Mr. d'H

Monday, May 14, 2018

Week of May 14 - May 23, 2018


(I resisted using the "Princess and The Frog" song reference.)


Vocal Concentration (1st/4th) and Repertoire Chorus:

You may breathe a collective SIGH of relief. Your class project final performances are DONE! Congratulations!


Wednesday MT Song Projects (Drama 1/2/4):

Just like last week.......
Coaching, Coaching and MORE Coaching. Your FINAL performances in DRAMA, are on WEDNESDAY, May 16! We'll brush-up your song cuts and revisit the notes and 'takeaways' from your previous in-class coaching.


COLLEGE PREPARATION 2019

WHA......ALREADY!!!?????

AND CLASS OF 2019....STAY TUNED FOR INFORMATION ABOUT HOW TO REQUEST CCCEPA ASSISTANCE WITH PREPARATION OF YOUR COLLEGE ADMISSION AUDITION PORTFOLIO. (REPERTOIRE, PRE-SCREEN SIGNUPS, ETC.)




Mr. d'H

Monday, May 7, 2018

Week of May 7 - May 11, 2018




Just like last week:

Coaching, Coaching and MORE Coaching. Your FINAL performances start THIS WEEK! Don't forget to check Dr. Woolf's blog for more information AND don't forget to DRESS APPROPRIATELY for your in-class performances.

Vocal Concentration, (Periods 1 and 4) and Repertoire Chorus 3
We'll coach and continue to prepare, as time permits between group rotations, for your class project presentations. Remember the GOAL is to have completed all background research, character sketches, notes, rhythms, etc. as quickly as possible. This will, hopefully, enhance your overall performance when we discover ways to help bring the song, character and intent to life.

Here is a refresher of GROUP assignments....

VC, Period 1
Alyssa
Angel
Arjaye
Caitlyn
Elizabeth
Hunter
Joey
Monta
Penelope
Sophia
TJ

VC, Period 4
Amaiyah
Asreth
Barrington
Ca'ron
Caleb
Chelsea
Gabrielle
Grace
Je'Da
Leilani
Saniyah
Tatyana


RC3
Ashe
Sydnie
Elijah
Mackensie
Carrington
Umar
Julian
Elizabeth
Ally
Mia
Anton
Victoria
Julia
Caroline
Paris
Tia

Drama - (Periods 1, 2 and 4)
We'll continue to refresh your Wednesday Project song selections BEFORE your FINAL presentations NEXT WEEK!

Mr. d'H

Monday, April 30, 2018

Week of April 30 - May 4, 2018



Coaching, Coaching and MORE Coaching.....

Vocal Concentration, (Periods 1 and 4) and Repertoire Chorus 3
We'll coach and continue to prepare, as time permits between group rotations, for your class project presentations. Remember the GOAL is to have completed all background research, character sketches, notes, rhythms, etc. as quickly as possible. This will, hopefully, enhance your overall performance when we discover ways to help bring the song, character and intent to life.

Here is a refresher of GROUP assignments....

VC, Period 1
Alyssa
Angel
Arjaye
Caitlyn
Elizabeth
Hunter
Joey
Monta
Penelope
Sophia
TJ

VC, Period 4
Amaiyah
Asreth
Barrington
Ca'ron
Caleb
Chelsea
Gabrielle
Grace
Je'Da
Leilani
Saniyah
Tatyana


RC3
Ashe
Sydnie
Elijah
Mackensie
Carrington
Umar
Julian
Elizabeth
Ally
Mia
Anton
Victoria
Julia
Caroline
Paris
Tia

Drama - (Periods 1, 2 and 4)
We'll refresh your Wednesday Project song selections BEFORE your FINAL presentations during exam week.

Mr. d'H

Monday, April 23, 2018

Week of April 23 - April 27, 2018








IT IS CLASS PROJECT TIME!!!!


Vocal Concentration GROUPS:

We'll start organizing, collecting and prepping your 16-Bar song selections for class presentation! Almost all of you have submitted a song choice and one of your choices has been approved for presentation.  

IF YOU HAVE NOT SUBMITTED YOUR CHOICES, YOU ARE LATE! 
SUBMIT YOUR REQUEST HERE: https://goo.gl/forms/yagg4hkChLmdrIat1


RC3 - Class Project 

We'll start organizing, collecting and prepping your FULL song selections for class presentation! Almost all of you have submitted a song choice and one of your choices has been approved for presentation.  


Mr. Adams' DRAMA CLASSES (First, Second, and Fourth Periods)

ALL COACHINGS ARE DONE. Over the final weeks, I will review your song cuts with you in preparation for the FINAL SEMESTER PRESENTATION.


Mr. d'H

Monday, April 16, 2018

Concert Week! Week of April 16 - 20






It is CONCERT WEEK! 
For specifics about concert attire, run order, etc. head over to Dr. Woolf's blog.

Things to keep in mind - we'll talk more about this after the concert...


Vocal Concentration (Repertoire Prep) GROUPS:

Your culminating (capstone) project for our group will be a presentation, in front of your classmates, of a 16-bar cut of a musical theatre song that you select. We have covered how to make song selections based on range, register, genre and type. On the right side of this blog, is a tab "Library and Catalog". Listed below that tab, is a section "Vocal Class Project - Show/Musical TITLES for research". That link will expand to a list of musicals and shows that you can reference to help you find a song selection for our upcoming projects.


ONCE YOU HAVE DECIDED YOUR SONG SELECTION, SUBMIT YOUR REQUEST HERE: https://goo.gl/forms/yagg4hkChLmdrIat1



RC3 - Class Project RESEARCH

On the right side of this blog, is a tab "Library and Catalog". Listed below that tab, is a section "Vocal Class Project - Show/Musical TITLES for research". That link will expand to a list of musicals and shows that you can reference to help you find a song selection for our upcoming projects.

Mr. Adams' DRAMA CLASSES 
(Fourth Period)


This week, coaching on Wednesday projects will conclude for the semester. Don't forget, I will collect your song information sheets before we meet individually to prepare your 16-bar song cut. Please make sure you have given me your completed sheets, they will be graded.



Mr. d'H

Monday, April 9, 2018

Welcome Back!



Vocal Concentration (Repertoire Prep) GROUPS:

Your culminating (capstone) project for our group will be a presentation, in front of your classmates, of a 16/24 bar cut of a musical theatre song, which you select. We have covered how to make song selections based on range, register, genre and type. On the right side of this blog, is a tab "Library and Catalog". Listed below that tab, is a section "Vocal Class Project - Show/Musical TITLES for research". That link will expand to a list of musicals and shows that you can reference to help you find a song selection for our upcoming projects.


RC3 - Class Project RESEARCH


On the right side of this blog, is a tab "Library and Catalog". Listed below that tab, is a section "Vocal Class Project - Show/Musical TITLES for research". That link will expand to a list of musicals and shows that you can reference to help you find a song selection for our upcoming projects.

Mr. Adams' DRAMA CLASSES 
(Fourth Period)



Wednesday Coachings have almost concluded! Don't forget, I will collect your song information sheets before we meet individually to prepare your 16-bar song cut. Please make sure you have given me your completed sheets, they will be graded.


Mr. d'H