Summer 2016-2017 July Lesson 1 of 2: Katie Moore

READING

  1. *Sight Reading

    1. sight-read for at least 10 min a day. 
      1. Use a metronome so you force yourself to play with the beat. Don't go too slowly. 
      2. Continue from page 11 in Level A repertoire book.
      3. Continue from page 59 in Level 2A sight-reading book. 
  2. Lesson & Musicianship 3

    1. PREPARE: pgs. 84-END
  3. *Solos 3 & 4

    1. PREPARE: pgs. 22-23
  4. *Czerny

    1. Nos. 14-18 (perform these for me next time, back to back as if it were a recital!)
    2. *No. 14
      1. Not ready to pass because of LH uneven playing and mistakes.\
      2. Don't hold your LH notes. You're holding the first note in the group of four. 
    3. *No. 15
      1. You're rushing through many of the groups of 4, 8th notes. 
    4. No. 19
      1. Do accent practice in LH if needed.
      2. work up to m.m. 126
    5. No. 20 & 21
      1. Learn! 

MUSICIANSHIP

  1. Rhythm

    1. PREPARE: Nos. 118-124
    2. Practice two ways: clap the missing 16th notes (even through ties and held 8th and quarter notes). Also conduct.
  2. Keyboard Harmony

    1. vi - IV - V - I - at m.m. 60 per chord.
      1. Using the following keys, C, G, D, A, E, B, F-sharp, C-sharp Majors
      2. experiment with common chords by moving into another key through the common chord of another. 
  3. Solfege

    1. Review page 6 and be ready for a small quiz next week.
    2. Find your solfege chart for next week.
    3. Do chapter 2, Nos. 7-8
    4. Do chapter 5, Nos. 1-7
  4. Ear Training (no assignment)

TECHNIQUE (no assignment)

  1. C Major Technique

    1. Follow the new instructions in your copied music
  2. Hanon No. 9

    1. See the instructions in the music

REPERTOIRE

  1. Debussy

    1. Ms. 1-2, 56 - 80
      1. right shoulder down
      2. RH wrist up and controlled
    2. Learn from the "A Tempo" to the double bar line on page 3 
  2. Sonatina Op. 36 No. 1 in C Major by Muzio Clementi

    1. Review.
  3. Sonatina Op. 36 No. 2 in G Major by Muzio Clementi

    1. Start learning hands alone 

  4. To a Wild Rose

    1. Start learning first page 
  5. Adieu

    1. Pencil markings for expression  

  6. Moszkowski, Vingt Petites Etudes Op. 91 No. 10, 11, (7 - after 11 but also needs one with LH 16ths)

 

  1. REVIEW - one a day. (little study by schumann)

    1. Faure Dolly Suite
    2. Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2, List B)
    3. Kuhlau, movement 2
    4. "Allegro in B-flat" by W. A. Mozart 
    5. "Angelfish" by Anne Crosby
    6. "Celebration" by Anne Crosby
    7. **Little Study by Schumann
    8. Sonatina in G Major by Beethoven
    9. *Adieu by Bergmuller 
    10. Sonatina Op. 55 No. 1 by Kuhlau
    11. *Chanson Italienne Op.39 No. 15 Tchaikovsky

    12. Melodie Antique Francaise by Tchaikovsky
    13. Innocence by Bergmuller
    14. Pastorale by Bergmuller
    15. La Candeur by Bergmuller

    16. Arabesque by Bergmuller

Prospective Repertoire

  1. Mendelssohn Op. 30 No. 6 "Venetian Boat-Song No. 2"

THEORY

  1. Lessons with Lucas