2018-2019 Lesson 12: Emma Chen

Notes:

Royal Conservatory: Level 4

Notes

More proactive with finding music that will inspire. More “coaching” less task master.

Lesson Assignments:

  1. REPERTOIRE

    1. Periwinkle Twinkle

      1. Practice this slowly hands apart with expressive markings.

    2. RCM List A, Level 4

      1. March in D Major by CPE Bach

      2. HANDS TOGETHER USING NFRPE

        1. DAY 1: ms. 14-15

        2. DAY 2 ms. 16-17

          1. REVIEW DAY 1

        3. DAY 3 ms. 18-19

          1. REVIEW DAYS 1-2

        4. DAY 4 ms. 20-22

          1. REVIEW DAYS 1-3

        5. DAY 5 - REVEIW EVERYTHING AGOVE

    3. RCM List B, Level 4

      1. Sonatina in C Major Op. 34 No. 1: II: Rondo by Johann Anton André

      2. NO ASSIGNMENT

    4. FOUR STAR: SIGHTREADING AND EAR TESTS

      1. Do Review Set 1, Days 2-5 and Review Set 2, Days

        1. When you do your sightreading, think about NFRPE

    5. Magnetic Rag

      1. Measures 5-12 - keep RH softer

      2. Measures 23 & 25 - grace notes - play them quietly and almost like an accident. Think about the note directly after the grace notes.

  2. REVIEW

    1. Gavotte by Handel

    2. Clementi Waltz

On Hold:

  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. E-flat Major Two octaves

        1. m.m. 76 two notes per beat

        2. Fingering

        3. Wrists smooth

        4. Sturdy wrists.

  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. Funny Puppy by Anne Crosby Gauted.

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

     

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

     

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

     

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

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

  7. Periwinkle Twinkle by Anne Crosby Gaudet


  8. Sonatina Op. 20 No. 1 by Friedrich Kuhlau: Movements 1 and 2

  9. GEORGE, JON: Relay Race (10/11)

  10. DANIEL GOTTLOB, TURK: The Ballet (10/4)

  11. *POOLE, CLIFFORD: Mist

  12. *Frere Jacques Stands on His Head by Clifford Poole

  13. Sonatina Op. 20 No. 1 by Friedrich Kuhlau