BB.12 The student will sight-read music of varying styles and levels of difficulty, in accordance with VBODA Grade 1-2 1. 1 1 16 16 re /ZaDb 12 Tf Mark A. Taylor is an award-winning music educator and composer. Students will experience music literature of various styles, composers and compositional techniques congruent with the Virginia Band and Orchestra Directors Association (VBODA) Grade levels 5 and 6 Literature. VBODA 7 All-District. Students compare and contrast career options in … In addition to teaching, Collins enjoys being a music coach in the community and freelances as a … �F&2���5I�*"��d%1��&�c��0�i|���GO�S|� ���߂�q���Y�^@���x\κ��|x����-?�Z��t|i}hI�(7EVOF�da�J�K�K�K�K��ȗ�J����^��ǽ^���'�. Senior Regional Orchestra. 1. Daily home practice is expected. Students in this group are required to attend after-school rehearsals several times per year. Most students from middle school will place in this orchestra as they begin High School. 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