A Sample Day Schedule At Violin Voyages

A Sample Day Schedule At Violin Voyages
(Note: Sample is for the morning time session option)
“BEACH DAY” (each day has a different theme)
9 - 9:15 am: Arrival, unpacking, and tuning
9:15 - 9:30 am: Welcome to the Beach (talk through the day's activities) and movement games without
the violin - arm circles, "The Wave," and "Ocean Breath"
9:30 - 9:40 am: Violin Warmups: Strumming on the High Dot, Bow Rocking on the High Seas, Tall Violins
with Ocean Animal Helpers
9:40 - 10:20 am: Violin Songs - Carnival in Rio (for Beach Day) and Review Songs (Jungle Dance, Star
Wars, Macchu Picchu Mountain)
10:20 - 10:35 am: Break and Snack Time
10: 35 - 10: 45 am: Reading music notes on the board
10:45 - 11 am: Beach time - students lay on their beach towels with eyes closed and identify notes and
rhythms by ear
11 - 11:45 am: Listening! Students will listen to the Fingal's Cave Overture by Mendelssohn and La Mer
by Debussy while they work together to create a mural depicting the ocean as they hear it in the music.
11:45 am - 12 noon: Clean up and packing up!