Summer 2016-2017 August Lesson 1 of 1: Katie Moore

Music Development Program Pieces Next Week.

READING 

  1. Lesson & Musicianship 4

    1. Sight-read prepare and keep track of how many times it takes you to feel comfortable with the notes and markings in the music. 
    2. Push your tempo a bit faster. Don't feel too comfortable with the tempo, 
  2. *Solos 3 & 4

    1. *PREPARE: pages 24-25
    2. All markings need to be done with dynamics and articulations. I won't pass it off if this is not done. 
  3. Czerny

    1. No. 21
      1. Add your own expression. Make it interesting!
    2. No. 23
      1. Learn!
      2. LH dotted quarter notes - 5th finger should feel anchored. 

MUSICIANSHIP

  1. Rhythm

    1. PREPARE: No. 125
  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. Chapter 8
      1. Prepare Nos. 32-34 at m.m. 100
  4. Ear Training (no assignment)

TECHNIQUE (no assignment)

  1. C Major Technique

    1. Follow the new instructions in your copied music
    2. V-7 arpeggios 2nd inversion descending 
  2. Hanon No. 9

    1. m.m. 92, four notes per tic
    2. One time through focus on keeping your body and face relaxed. 
    3. One time through focus on fingers and let your face be free. 
    4. Repeat steps 2 and 3

REPERTOIRE

  1. Debussy

    1. Page 16 - rethink your fingering according to what fingers will give you the most balance - think: point of axis
    2. Page 14 - two textures.
    3. Listent La Mer above
  2. Sonatina Op. 36 No. 2 in G Major by Muzio Clementi

    1. Work up first section to m.m. 100

    2. Focus in RH being 

    3. Don't make LH melodic octaves staccato.

    4. Second section to the end at m.m. 80

  3. *To a Wild Rose

    1. Work first section up to m.m. 60
    2. Single out your melody. 
  4. Adieu

    1. Pencil markings for expression  

  5. 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. Clementi, Sonatina Op. 36 No. 1 in C Major
    2. Faure Dolly Suite
    3. Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2, List B)
    4. Kuhlau, movement 2
    5. "Allegro in B-flat" by W. A. Mozart 
    6. "Angelfish" by Anne Crosby
    7. "Celebration" by Anne Crosby
    8. **Little Study by Schumann
    9. Sonatina in G Major by Beethoven
    10. *Adieu by Bergmuller 
    11. Sonatina Op. 55 No. 1 by Kuhlau
    12. *Chanson Italienne Op.39 No. 15 Tchaikovsky

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

    17. Arabesque by Bergmuller

Prospective Repertoire

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

THEORY

  1. Lessons with Lucas