2017-2018 Lesson 5: Jenny Wang

*Jenny sick 10/2 - use makeup week or reschedule 

TECHNIQUE

  1. *Hanon No. 1

    1. Please have the following goals completed for next week. This Hanon was so much better this week!
      1. LEAN FORWARD slightly. 
      2. TIDY ATTACKS! - make sure that both hands play at exactly the same time so we hear ONE attack, not two. 
      3. STRONG FINGERS

REPERTOIRE

  1. Far Away by Teresa Richert (L. 1 Etude) - (on loan from Dustin)

    1. Review one time a day with your music
    2. Play in performance class! 
  2. Etude in C Major by FĂ©lix Le Couppey (L. 1 Etude)

    1. Review once a day with your music. I'd like you to play this in performance class!  
  3. Celebration by Anne Crosby Gaudet (L. 1 Etude)

    1. Fix the notes in measure 8 (beats 3 and 4).
    2. Fix the rhythm going from measure 3 to 4. Make sure you keep a steady beat. Tap the quarter note pulse to make sure you are on track.  
  4. A Swinging Leprechaun by Mike Schoenmehl (L. 1 Etude)

  5. Hopscotch by Boris Berlin (L. 1 Etude)

    1. Fix all of your f-sharps! 
    2. Be able to play beginning to end hands alone at m.m. 72. with no stops. :)

READING

  1. ***LESSON & MUSICIANSHIP 2A

    1. REDO: 36-37, 39-40
      1. Try to have these ready to pass off on the first try! :)
  2. SOLOS 2 - (no assignment)

  3. CZERNY No. 8

    1. Learn hands together! 
  4. BARTOK (no assignment)

    1. Left off at No. 6

MUSICIANSHIP

  1. **Basic Rhythmic Training

    1. REDO: No. 60 - clap the missing subdivisions. 
      1. Call me if you forget how to do it. 
    2. PREPARE: No. 61 - compose in the style of 60.
  2. Prep B: Set 7 - (no assignment

  3. Solfege - (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 8 - left off

    **REVIEW - once a week with your music

    1. Distant Chimes by Jon George
    2. Gavotte in C by Telemann
    3. Pantomime by Faber
    4. Curious Cat by Teresa Richert (Prep A)
    5. Baby Kangaroo
    6. Teeter-Totter by Dale Reubart (Prep A)
    7. Dmitri Kabalevsky: Marching Op. 39 No. 3 (Prep A)
    8. Let's Waltz by Elvina Pearce (Prep A)

      THEORY (no assignment)

      1.  Music Theory for Young Children 3 (no assignment)

        1. Left off at page 34 (scale theory)