2017-2018 Lesson 30: Katie Moore

Performance Class: Three

  1. May 20th, 2018
    1. Pieces:

Final Recital

  1. Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
    1. Scarlatti Sonata in C Major K 159

    Notes & Makeups 

    1. Repertoire Goals: Complete Clementi Op. 36. Learn another Bach Invention.
    2. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 "Song of the Gondolier"

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    Lesson Assignments:

    1. Lesson & Musicianship 4

    2. *Bach Invention No. 8

      1. Hands together first 8 measures.
    3. *Clementi Sonatina No. 3

      1. Trill study: RH 313131, 424242, 312131213121, 32323232
    4. *Hanon

      1. No. 14 practice this way:
        1. m.m. 100-126: 4 notes per tic  - gradually build up your tempo one at a time, AFTER you've done technical practice using your Rhythm and Accent practice chart. 
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    5. Solos 4

    6. *Technical Tests: Level 4

      1. Two-Octave
      2. Formula Pattern
      3. Chromatic
      4. Broken Triads
      5. Solid Triads
      6. Arpeggios
    7. Four Star: Sight Reading & Ear Tests Level 4

      1. Set 1: Do the "star 3" portion of each "day"
        1. in the original key and then in two other keys
        2. HINT: use your intervals. 
    8. *Bartok Sonatina Sz. 55: 1. Bagpipers (recital)

      1. Finale
        1. Tempo is a bit rocky.
        2. Don't slow until m. 36
        3. Everything sounds a little sticky
        4. m. 86 staccato
        5. m. 69 and on, starting too slow for too long.
      2. Bear Dance
        1. LH first notes hold on longer.  
      3. Bagpipers
        1. Wait longer between Scarlatti and Bartok
        2. Allegro section: 2nd system: you're slowing down in m. 2 and 4 
    9. Scarlatti Sonata in C Major K 159 (recital)

      1. Great run!
      2. 31-41 LH chords need to speak
      3. tempo?
      4. 35-37 RH don't hold on to notes so long
    10. Debussy: Children's Corner, L. 113, No. 1 Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum

      1. Review once a week with music at a medium tempo. 
    11. Haydn: Piano Concerto in D Major HobXVIII:11, Movement 3

      1. Review in sections, once a week with music at medium tempo. 

    On Hold: 

    1. Czerny Op. 823

      1. No. 50: Transpose to C, D and A
      2. Don't use your ear! Use your eyes and understanding of the chords!
      3. Use your theory skilils
    2. Solos 3 & 4 

      1. PREPARE: page 32
    3. Rhythm 

      1. Left off at 128
    4. Solfege

      1. Chapter 8
        1. Prepare Nos. 35-36 at m.m. 100.

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    REVIEW

    Remove 3 from the list below
    1. Masquerade by Linda Niamath (Etude L.4

       

    2. Allegro in G Major (L. 4)

    3. Dragon Fly (Etude L. 4)

    4. Bartok, Dance in E Minor

    5. Clementi Op. 36 No. 2 Movement 3 

    6. Etude in D Major Op. 37 No. 17 by Henry Lemoine (Etude L.3)

    7. Etude in C Major by Carl Czerny Op. 261 No. 81 (Etude L.3)

    8. Folk Dance by Kabalevsky (Etude L.4)

    9. Arabesque Op. 100 No. 2 by Johann Friedrich Burgmüller (L. 3 Etude)

    10. Musette in D Major by J.S. Bach (L. 3 List A)

    11. Clowns Op. 39 No. 20 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (L. 3 List C)

    12. Sonatina in A Minor Op. 94 No. 4 by Albert Biehl (L. 3 List B)

    13. Clementi, Sonatina Op. 36 No. 1 in C Major

    14. Faure Dolly Suite

    15.  Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2, List B)

    16. Kuhlau, movement 2

    17. *"Allegro in B-flat" by W. A. Mozart

    18. "Angelfish" by Anne Crosby (

    19. "Celebration" by Anne Crosby

    20. Sonatina in G Major by Beethoven

    21. **Adieu by Bergmuller

    22. **Chanson Italienne Op.39 No. 15 Tchaikovsky

    23. Pastorale by Bergmuller

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    PROSPECTIVE REPERTOIRE

    1. Mendelssohn Op. 30 No. 6 "Venetian Boat-Song No. 2"
    2. Moszkowski, Vingt Petites Etudes Op. 91 No. 10, 11