2017-2018 Lesson 31: Emma Chen

 

Notes:

PREPARE FOR THE ASSESSMENT IN THE FALL. 

More proactive with finding music that will inspire. More “coaching” less task master.  Survey needed regarding events and workshops.

Books on Loan

  1. Four Star: Sight Reading and Ear Tests Level 2 (same as in Abby's guide)

Final Recital

  1. June 3rd, Domingo Hall, NOC
    1. Pieces:
      1. Ballade Op. 100 No. 15 by Johann Burgmuller
      2. Etude in C Major Op. 36 No. 22 by Alexander Gedike
      3. Little Piece No. 3 by Bela Bartok
      4. Little Red Wagon by Teresa Richert

Lesson Assignments:

 

  1. RCM

    1. DUSTIN BRING REQUIREMENTS FOR RCM
  2. *Technical Requirements Level 3: 

    1. ORDER OF SHARPS & FLATS:

      1. SHARPS: F, C, G, D, A, E, B

      2. FLATS: B, E, A, D, G, C, F

    2. SCALES: Hands Together, 2 octaves

      1. D Major - 2 sharps - F, C

        1. Sharps on the first black notes in each set. 

        2. Where is finger 4?

      2. F Major - 1 flat - B

        1. Careful of your RH fingering. 

      3. B-flat Major - 2 flat - B, E

        1. Hands alone practice.

        2. Prepare hands together. 

      4. D minor - 1 flat - B

        1. Learn Hands Together.

      5. G minor - 2 flats - B, E

        1. Learn hands together.
  3. Hanon No. 2, 3 and 4

    1. Learn the patterns. 
  4. Hanon No 1

    1. LEGATO: m.m. 80 per quarter note
  5. Czerny Op. 823

    1. No. 8
      1. Learn hands together slowly.  
  6. *Celebrate Piano! Solos 2

    1. PREPARE: ALL OF UNIT 2
  7. *Celebrate Piano! Lesson & Musicianship 2A

    1. PREPARE: 22-27
  8. Four Star Sight Reading & Ear Tests: Level 2 

    1. Do Set 10

REVIEW (Mist & Frere Jacques)

  1. Ballade, Op. 100 No. 15 by Bergmuller

     

  2. Etude in C Major Op. 36 No. 22 by Alexander Gedike (Etude.2)

     

  3. Little Piece No. 3 (L.2)

     

  4. Little Red Wagon by Teresa Richert (L.2)

  5. Colored Windows by Edna-Mae Burnam (Etude.2)

  6. Periwinkle Twinkle by Anne Crosby Gaudet
    1. Sonatina Op. 20 No. 1 by Friedrich Kuhlau: Movements 1 and 2
    2. GEORGE, JON: Relay Race (10/11)
    3. DANIEL GOTTLOB, TURK: The Ballet (10/4)

    4. *POOLE, CLIFFORD: Mist
    5. *Frere Jacques Stands on His Head by Clifford Poole
    6. Sonatina Op. 20 No. 1 by Friedrich Kuhlau