The Maples Drummers were nominated to audition for the National School Board Association’s national conference. This is the beautiful video made by Dearborn Schools. A special thanks to all who helped but especially Erik Tschiggfrey for his expertise.
Kindergarteners are playing xylophones and
metallophones while singing one of their favorite songs, Macaroni.
The Drummers at the Dearborn Community Arts Festival.
They performed The Aboud, Diggity Dog, and Arabic Rock.
Their section begins at minute 38 in the video below.
5th grade students worked cooperatively in small groups to compose and perform their own musical “rondo” form, using xylophones, drums and optional recorders. I have included one performance from each of the fifth grade classes.
Three students were chosen to perform with the Dearborn Symphony. The “Ode to Joy” by Beethoven was performed by the recorder students and the symphony and it was beautiful.
This little leprechaun moved to the music and left a trail of emerald stones for all to find.
Fifth grade students are working to create original compositions using the pentatonic 5 note scale. Here are 2 students who created a duet.
We can make a stand and reach out with our kind hearted hands. 3rd graders in Mrs. Massey’s class care about each.
Here is a student drummer from the drumming ensemble showing a new freestyle idea. Drummers create their own solos to play.
December 6, Chorus Rehearsal in the Gym 8:00-8:30
December 7, Recorder Rehearsal in the Music Room 8:00-8:30
December 7, Chorus, Drumming, Recorder Rehearsal in the Gym 3:45-5:30
December 9, AANM Christmas Party Chorus, Drumming, Recorders arrive 3:30 Performance at 4:00