2017-2018 Lesson 18

1. Technique: use your tip joint like a nail against a wall on the fretboard. 

2. Sight reading: REVIEW exercises 14 to 17

3. Rhythm: exercises 22 to 24

4. “Autumn Waltz”, practice what we learned on Saturday and try to play A, B and A again without stopping. 

2017-2018 Lesson 15

1. Technique: “Robot exercise”. Relax Right Hand, round fingers and fingertips close to next fret. Gentle sounds.

2. Rhythm Book: Exercises 19-21

3. Sight-reading: Exercises 14-17

4. Repertoire:

- “Lightly Row” and “Twinkle”, keep playing it! 

- “May Song”, gentle sounds!

- ”Exercise 13”: GENTLE SOUNDS

- ”Prelude No. 9” :

2017-2018 Lesson 14

1. Warm-up/Technique: “Robot sound”. Be careful with your fingers! As if you were on a tight rope.

2. Rhythm Book: Exercises 14, 15 and 16

3. Sight-reading: Exercises 13, 14 and 15

4. Repertoire: “Lightly Row”, gentle sounds.

“May Song”, gentle sounds!

”Exercise 13”: A, B, A, C! Practice the C part with the best Right Hand fingers.

”Prelude no. 9”, keep fingers down and practice 1st and 2nd line

.”Happy Birthday”, have fun playing by ear! You can try and play anything this way!

2017-2018 Lesson 12

1. Warm-up/Technique: “Robot sound”. Play index finger and touch middle finger right away! Then play middle and touch index. The sound will be very short, like a robot!

2. Rhythm Book: Exercises 8, 9 and 10.

3. Sight-reading: Exercises 8 and 9.

4. Repertoire: “Lightly Row” and “Twinkle”, keep playing it!

“May Song”, gentle sounds!

”Exercise 13”: A, B, A, C! Learn and practice the C part. Be able to play the whole song SLOW first, but work in speed as well. Speed is nothing without QUALITY! 

2017-2018 Lesson 11

1. Warm-up/Technique: Pick at least 2 strings to improve your skills on the guitar. Shift to 5th position (second sticker on the back) after playing 1st position.

2. Rhythm Book: Exercises 4, 5, 6 and 7.

3. Sight-reading: Exercises 6 and 7.

4. Repertoire: “Lightly Row”, pay attention to half-notes (two beats)!

“May Song”, Rhythm! Listen to the video to play the right rhythm. (On Lesson 9) 

”Exercise 13”: 

2017-2018 Lesson 9

1. Warm-up/Technique: Pick at least 2 strings to improve your skills on the guitar. Pay attention to round fingers and playing with the fingertips. 

2. Rhythm Book: Exercises 1, 2 and 3. Pick one a day and say ta-ah for the notes and tap the pulse. 

3. Sight-reading: Exercises 1 and 2. Pick one each day and read the notes: Mi, Fa and Sol on the first string. Rhythm here as well. 

4. Repertoire: “Lightly Row”, pay attention to half-notes (two beats)! 

“May Song”: