Thursday, September 29, 2016

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

TuNesday Tuesday!

Abbey Road by The Beatles was released 47 years ago!

Mr. Barrett visited Abbey Road over 20 years ago!

"Here Comes The Sun" is a favorite of Mr. Barrett!

Did you know there is a book "Octopus's Garden?"

Honors Chorus

Here is the amazing 2016 Franklin Honors Chorus
(minus a few friends), along with our two mentors!

It's not too late for you to be part of this:

Friday, September 23, 2016

Für Elise

A Jefferson 4th Grader amazed
her fellow classmates with Ludwig van
 Beethoven's "Für Elise!" Notice the painting
of Ludwig van Beethoven in the top right corner!

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Musician of the Week!

Every week, I select a Musician of the Week
in all of my Music Classes at both schools!

This week we had a young violinist entertain
her classmates at Davis Thayer Elementary School!

Tuesday, September 20, 2016


Here are a few of my favorites of the PS22 Chorus:

And this is my inspiration and what I want for ALL
of my students in my elementary school choruses!!!


We had our first rehearsal yesterday!

And it was SOOOOO much fun!!!

But it's NOT too late for you to join!

Click HERE for more HC information!

Monday, September 19, 2016


Here are all of the Choruses that sing on Mondays:

Jefferson Elementary School 3rd Grade Chorus

Jefferson Elementary School 4th Grade Chorus

Jefferson Elementary School 5th Grade Chorus

Davis Thayer Elementary School 3rd Grade Chorus

Davis Thayer Elementary School 4th Grade Chorus

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Music Class Rules!

So get ready for music... there's lots to learn...
Songs to sing... And pages to turn...

Music Class Rules!

Saturday, September 17, 2016

The Beatles!

Sir George Martin, famed Beatles producer, always said
"Every Generation discovers The Beatles." And they do!

I cannot WAIT to see this movie!!!

Wednesday, September 14, 2016


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