Shire Session Notes Wednesday January 20th

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Craig Bosnick | Weekly Wednesday Session Notes

3:15pm Piano 1a w/Craig:

  • Reviewed Anchor Notes C & F
  • Reviewed Waltzing pg38 and about 3/4 Time (1,2,3,1,2,3) & Dotted Half Notes
  • Reviewed Grand Staff
  • Reviewed new note G and continued Aspen Trees Pg 39 
  • Learned Ice Pops Pg 40 (C & G)
  • Started Twinkling Planets (First time playing C, F & G)
  1. Play through Green, Yellow and Red song each day
  2. Identity C, F and G on Piano. Put stickers on if necessary
  3. Practice pg 38 & 39
  4. Practice pg 40
  5. Try pg 41

3:45pm Intermediate Guitar w/Craig:

  • Reviewed Cool Kids Rhythm & Tablature
  • Reviewed Drag Me Down
  • Song Requests: Bad Boys, Shake it Off, Levels
  1. Work on Cool Kids and the Tablature
  2. Drag Me Down and the quick Double shots
  3. Try to change chords in both songs as quick as possible

4:15pm Piano 1b w/Craig:

  • Reviewed 1st pg 40 My Sombrero, Started 2nd Page
  • Reviewed pg 43 Mythical Unicorn (almost done)
  • Started pg 44 Lunch Box Blues (Flats)
  • Started Egyptian Pyramids pg 45 (Sharps and Flats)
  • Started It's a Brand New Day Pg 46
  1. Play pg 38 Broadway Star - play as fast as you can without loosing time
  2. Practice pg 40 and 41 of My Sombrero
  3. Practice pg 43 The Mythical Unicorn
  4. Practice pg 44 Lunch Box and 45 Egyptian (watch carfeully for sharps and flats)
  5. Try pg 46-47 It's a Brand New - See how far you can get.
  6. When we can play the last 5 songs we'll move onto the next box.


4:45pm Electric Guitar w/Craig:

  • Reviewed Power Chords
  • Reviewed Cool Kids and Tab
  • Reviewed When I Come Around
  • Learned solo for When I Come Around
  1. Practice When I Come Around with tight power chords
  2. Practice Solo for When I Come Around
  3. Pracitce Drag me Down tab and rhythm
  4. Try playing drag me down with power chords. May need to find out root notes.