Flute Studio contract grading- “B”
1 Attend all lessons and make a sustained and dedicated effort to improvement, assessing progress frequently with Alexa.
2 Attend studio class regularly—not missing more than one studio class per semester.
3 Perform in studio class at least three times per semester (see roster)
4 Submit a flute notebook, due the last day of classes.
5 Submit a recorded etude (due the last day of classes) or perform a recital (seniors are exempted from submitting recorded etudes).
6 Make every effort to attend fellow flute students’ performances including divisional recitals wind faculty and guest flutist’s recitals. Apologies in advance of conflicts with student recitals should go the student performing and also notify Alexa.
7 Look after school instruments impeccably; cleaning and wiping off all fingerprints after every use. If something appears to be broken, please notify Alexa immediately.
Flute studio contract grading– “A”
All of the above “B” grade components plus at least four of the following:
1 Participate in every studio class by offering “constructive
criticism” of at least one supportive and substantive verbal comment per class.
2 Perform in one of the flute studio recitals and one divisional recital.
3 Enhance your flute notebook with at least 3 additional sections (see specifics for 7 additions under flute notebooks in syllabus):
4 Review concerts by fellow students, wind faculty, guest flutists, masterclasses and any other concerts in your notebook.
5 Participate regularly in orchestral excerpts class, or make some sustained effort on an individual project (as agreed with Alexa) throughout the semester.
Flute studio contract grading- “A+”
All of the “B” grade components and at least four of “A” grade components plus:
Practice diary, with multiple entries per week, detailing agenda and review of practice sessions.