Accel Anyone?

Hemiola front ensemble exercise. Works on phrasing and counting interpretation across your entire keyboard line. Developing the all essential communication skills.

The Mallet Samurai says “Just as important as the notes we play, is the spaces between”.

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Ascending & Descending Chromatics

Up and Down, chromatically. You need accuracy! You need speed! You need hand to hand consistent sound quality! You need this front ensemble warm up like a gator that snuck into your family pool needs a sleeping kitty on the deck! Very very badly.

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16th Note 4′s

12 keys?! Sixteenth Notes?! Almost sinful…

Your met is running right? The front ensemble will go crazy for this one. (well maybe not… but it’s a skill everyone needs)

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Arpeggio Fun

Finally… we were all getting a little tired of the not-fun arpeggios.

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6 3 2 1

You know what this is, and you know what to do.

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3 Note FE Patterns

Relating the 3 types of 3 note rhythm patterns to 8ths and 16ths. The perfect addition to your front ensemble warmup packet.

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16th Note Scale Patterns

All 12 keys. Up and Down and Up and Down and Up – repeat.

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Seven-Four

7/4 meter chromatic and major scale based exercise. Communication and the ability to interpret 8th to 16th timing accurately is important.

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Fred

Tuplet based arpeggio exercise which uses all 12 major keys.

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Single Alternating Strokes

4 mallet exercise to work on each mallet individually. Mallet 1 and Mallet 4 will be stronger than ever!

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