2018-2019 Lesson 17: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

RCM: May 11, 2019 9:30 AM - Level 6 Theory

RCM: May 31, 2019 10:50 AM - Level 6 Piano


  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 31 through 34

        2. Practice conducting with a distraction.

  2. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. Learn 55

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Set 1

  3. Technique

    1. Hanon No. 20

      1. Learn

    2. Hanon No. 19

      1. Transpost to B major

  4. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  5. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. Concone - Etude in . Major - learn

      2. Hummel - etude - learn

      3. Allegro in D Major Op. 38 No. 28 by Johann Wilhelm Hassler (1747-1822) (Etude L. 5)

        1. Memorize and pass next week. Playful, light, lyrical. Where are your phrase marks.

    2. BAROQUE

      1. Sonata in A Major, K. 83b (L. 6 List A) by Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)

        1. Add the ornaments - no help from mom. Ear-training assignment. ORNAMENTS FROM THE VIDEO EMBEDDED ABOVE.

      2. *Sarabande in D Minor by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) (L. 6 List A)

        1. Pause more between theme and var. 1

        2. Hold half notes and dotted half notes for their full value.

        3. ms. 29-31 rethink the phrase on the repeat. You’re also rushing.

        4. LH detached on the repeat?

        5. Memorize the piece.

        6. ms. 46-47 - add ornamentation and phrase structure.

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Original Swiss Air

        1. Learn

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 5: I

        1. Broken chords: keep close to the keys, quiet hand, soft.

        2. Scale position

        3. Grace notes - closer together

      1. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo

        1. Memorize

        2. Careful of LH harmony. Sometimes it changes harmony before it’s supposed to.

        3. Feel the downbeat

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

      1. Prelude in C Minor by Charles Gounod (1818-1893) (L. 6 List C)

        1. 16th notes in 5 and 7 are too fast now.

        2. Pedal from m. 23 on?

        3. When your melody is quiet, it still needs to sing.

        4. See pink pen


Review

  1. BAROQUE

    1. J. S. Bach (1685-1750)

      1. Invention No 1 in C Major

      2. Invention No. 2 in C Minor

      3. Invention No. 13

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Sonatina in A Minor by Georg Anton Benda (1722-1795) (L. 6 List B)

    2. L. V. Beethoven

      1. Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

    3. Muzio Clementi

      1. Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

      2. Sonatina Op. 36

    4. Anton Diabelli

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

      1. Op. 100 No. 16 (Etude L. 5)

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  4. 20th - 21st CENTURY

    1. John Burge (b. 1961)

      1. Dancing Scales (Etude L. 6)

    2. Prokofiev

      1. Op. 65 No. 2 (Teacher Choice)

    3. Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987)

      1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 (Etude L. 5)

      2. Song of the Cavalry Op. 27 No. 29 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987) (L. 6 List C)


On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 16: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

RCM: May 11, 2019 9:30 AM - Level 6 Theory

RCM: May 31, 2019 10:50 AM - Level 6 Piano

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 27-30

        2. Practice conducting with a distraction.

  2. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. Learn 54

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Review Set 1

  3. Technique

    1. Hanon No. 18

      1. Prepare in the key of D - no sudden movement forward on the keyboard when your thumb or 5th fingers needs to play a black note.

    2. Hanon No. 19

      1. Learn

  4. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  5. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. Allegro in D Major Op. 38 No. 28 by Johann Wilhelm Hassler (1747-1822) (Etude L. 5)

        1. See pencil - trill faster and on the beat. ms. 9-12 - think about phrase marks!

    2. BAROQUE

      1. Sonata in A Major, K. 83b (L. 6 List A) by Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)

        1. Memorize so the next time we can start to add ornamentation

      2. Sarabande in D Minor by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) (L. 6 List A)

        1. Pause more between theme and var. 1

        2. Hold half notes and dotted half notes for their full value.

        3. ms. 29-31 rethink the phrase on the repeat. You’re also rushing.

        4. LH detached on the repeat?

        5. Memorize the piece.

        6. ms. 46-47 - add ornamentation and phrase structure.

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 5: I

        1. Learn

      2. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo

        1. Fix misreadings.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

      1. Prelude in C Minor by Charles Gounod (1818-1893) (L. 6 List C)

        1. 16th notes in 5 and 7 are too fast now.

        2. Pedal from m. 23 on?

        3. When your melody is quiet, it still needs to sing.

        4. See pink pen

      2. Song of the Cavalry Op. 27 No. 29 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987) (L. 6 List C)

        1. m . 26 stronger RH start.

        2. no pause between the last two chords

        3. SHOULDERS DOWN - CHEST OUT

Review

  1. BAROQUE

    1. J. S. Bach (1685-1750)

      1. Invention No 1 in C Major

      2. Invention No. 2 in C Minor

      3. Invention No. 13

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Sonatina in A Minor by Georg Anton Benda (1722-1795) (L. 6 List B)

    2. L. V. Beethoven

      1. Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

    3. Muzio Clementi

      1. Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

      2. Sonatina Op. 36

    4. Anton Diabelli

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

      1. Op. 100 No. 16 (Etude L. 5)

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  4. 20th - 21st CENTURY

    1. John Burge (b. 1961)

      1. Dancing Scales (Etude L. 6)

    2. Prokofiev

      1. Op. 65 No. 2 (Teacher Choice)

    3. Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987)

      1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 (Etude L. 5)

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 15: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

RCM: May 11, 2019 9:30 AM - Level 6 Theory

RCM: May 31, 2019 10:50 AM - Level 6 Piano

  1. Musicianship

    1. *Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 24-26

        2. Practice conducting with a distraction.

  2. Reading

    1. *Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. Learn 53

        1. Slow motion practice

    2. Four Star level 5

      1. Finish Sets

  3. Technique

    1. **Hanon No. 18

      1. Prepare and see the pencil notes.

  4. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

    2. Congratulations on your score of 98, TIm!

  5. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. Dancing Scales by John Burge (b. 1961) (Etude L. 6)

        1. See purple pen

      2. Allegro in D Major Op. 38 No. 28 by Johann Wilhelm Hassler (1747-1822) (Etude L. 5)

        1. Articulation - pink pen

    2. BAROQUE

      1. Sonata in A Major, K. 83b (L. 6 List A) by Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)

        1. Learn

      2. Sarabande in D Minor by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) (L. 6 List A)

        1. See pink and blue pen

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Sonatina

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

      1. Prelude in C Minor by Charles Gounod (1818-1893) (L. 6 List C)

        1. 16th notes in 5 and 7 are too fast now.

        2. Pedal from m. 23 on?

        3. When your melody is quiet, it still needs to sing.

        4. See pink pen

      2. Song of the Cavalry Op. 27 No. 29 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987) (L. 6 List C)

        1. m . 26 stronger RH start.

        2. no pause between the last two chords

        3. SHOULDERS DOWN - CHEST OUT

Review

  1. BAROQUE

    1. J. S. Bach (1685-1750)

      1. Invention No 1 in C Major

      2. Invention No. 2 in C Minor

      3. Invention No. 13

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Sonatina in A Minor by Georg Anton Benda (1722-1795) (L. 6 List B)

    2. L. V. Beethoven

      1. Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

    3. Muzio Clementi

      1. Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

      2. Sonatina Op. 36

    4. Anton Diabelli

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

      1. Op. 100 No. 16 (Etude L. 5)

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  4. 20th - 21st CENTURY

    1. Prokofiev

      1. Op. 65 No. 2 (Teacher Choice)

    2. Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987)

      1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 (Etude L. 5)

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 14: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

RCM: May 11, 2019 9:30 AM - Level 6 Theory

RCM: May 31, 2019 10:50 AM - Level 6 Piano

  1. Musicianship

    1. *Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 22-23

        2. Practice conducting with a distraction.

  2. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. Learn 53

        1. Slow motion practice

    2. Four Star level 5

      1. Finish Sets

  3. Technique

    1. *Hanon No. 18

      1. Prepare and see the pencil notes.

  4. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

    2. Congratulations on your score of 98, TIm!

  5. Repertoire

    1. Dancing Scales by John Burge (b. 1961) (Etude L. 6)

      1. See purple pen

    2. Allegro in D Major Op. 38 No. 28 by Johann Wilhelm Hassler (1747-1822)

      1. Learn

      2. Alberti bass practice - accent practice and staccato practice in LH

    3. Prelude in C Minor by Charles Gounod (1818-1893) (L. 6 List C)

      1. Purple pen

      2. Pedal

      3. ms. 11-29 - be able to play the harmonic changed in blocked form, fluently.

    4. Song of the Cavalry Op. 27 No. 29 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987) (L. 6 List C)

      1. See purple pen.

      2. Memorize and perform next week!

    5. *Sarabande in D Minor by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) (L. 6 List A)

      1. Poco rit. in measure 8

      2. m. 15 t.t.

      3. Don’t rush the descending RH quarter notes of ms. 17 and 19

      4. ms. 30-31 - feel the climax of the phrase.

      5. Variation 2: LH?

      6. ms. 46-47 feel the climax

      7. ORNAMENTATION IN THE THEME

Review

  1. BAROQUE

    1. J. S. Bach

      1. Invention No 1 in C Major

      2. Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor (Teacher Choice)

      3. Invention No. 13

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Sonatina in A Minor by Georg Anton Benda (1722-1795) (L. 6 List B)

    2. L. V. Beethoven

      1. Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

    3. Muzio Clementi

      1. Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

    4. Anton Diabelli

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

      1. Op. 100 No. 16

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  4. CONTEMPORARY

    1. Prokofiev

      1. Op. 65 No. 2 (Teacher Choice)

    2. Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987)

      1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 (Etude L. 5)

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 13: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

RCM: May 11, 2019 9:30 AM - Level 6 Theory

RCM: May 31, 2019 10:50 AM - Level 6 Piano

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 22-23

        2. Practice conducting with a distraction.

  2. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. Learn 52-53

    2. Piano Adventures Sight-Reading Level 4

      1. Move on from page 22

      2. Prepare for these with your hands in your lap.

    3. Four Star level 6

      1. Start

  3. Technique

    1. Hanon No. 18

      1. Prepare and see the pencil notes.

  4. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

    2. Congratulations on your score of 98, TIm!

  5. Repertoire

    1. Dancing Scales by John Burge (b. 1961) (Etude L. 6)

      1. See red pen

      2. tipple attack technique after you have started to feel comfortable with the high wrist staccato technique

    2. Allegro in D Major Op. 38 No. 28 by Johann Wilhelm Hassler (1747-1822)

      1. LEARN AFTER GOUNOD

    3. Prelude in C Minor by Charles Gounod (1818-1893) (L. 6 List C)

      1. Learn!

    4. Song of the Cavalry Op. 27 No. 29 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987) (L. 6 List C)

      1. Relax your shoulders

    5. Sonatina in A Minor by Georg Anton Benda (1722-1795) (L. 6 List B)

      1. MEMORIZE AND PASS NEXT WEEK

    6. Sarabande in D Minor by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) (L. 6 List A)

      1. Poco rit. in measure 8

      2. m. 15 t.t.

      3. Don’t rush the descending RH quarter notes of ms. 17 and 19

      4. ms. 30-31 - feel the climax of the phrase.

      5. Variation 2: LH?

      6. ms. 46-47 feel the climax

      7. ORNAMENTATION IN THE THEME

Review

  1. BAROQUE

    1. J. S. Bach

      1. Invention No 1 in C Major

      2. Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor (Teacher Choice)

      3. Invention No. 13

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. L. V. Beethoven

      1. Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

    2. Muzio Clementi

      1. Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

    3. Anton Diabelli

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

      1. Op. 100 No. 16

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  4. CONTEMPORARY

    1. Prokofiev

      1. Op. 65 No. 2 (Teacher Choice)

    2. Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987)

      1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 (Etude L. 5)

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 12: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

Choose Level 6 piece for Carnegie Hall - February 16th, 2019

Sign up for RCM Level 6?

Level 6 Theory?

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 22-23

        2. Practice conducting with a distraction.

  2. Reading (rotate)

    1. Bartok Book 2

      1. Learn 52-53

    2. *Piano Adventures Sight-Reading Level 4

      1. Move on from page 22

      2. Prepare for these with your hands in your lap.

    3. Four Star level 6

      1. Start

  3. Technique

    1. Hanon No. 18

      1. Prepare and see the pencil notes.

  4. Repertoire

    1. Dancing Scales

      1. Learn it!

    2. Kabalevsky

      1. Fix Blue Pen.

    3. Benda

      1. See rend pen.

    4. Handel

      1. Pull back your tempo slightly

      1. Ornaments next time.

    5. Prokofiev Op. 65 No. 2

      1. LH triplets are rushed

      2. ms. 37— use more pedal

      3. End with a more dolce feel.

      4. Memorize

    6. Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

      1. Memorize and pass next week

      2. Your two-note slurs are too exaggerated.

Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Review

  1. BAROQUE

    1. J. S. Bach

      1. Invention No 1 in C Major

      2. Invention No. 13

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. L. V. Beethoven

      1. Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

    2. Muzio Clementi

      1. Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

    3. Anton Diabelli

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

      1. Op. 100 No. 16

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  4. CONTEMPORARY

    1. Kabalevsky

      1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 (Etude L. 5)

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 11: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

Choose Level 6 piece for Carnegie Hall - February 16th, 2019

  1. Musicianship

    1. *Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 20 and 21

  2. Reading (rotate)

    1. *Bartok Book 2

      1. Learn 51 - feel it in two beats.

    2. *Piano Adventures Sight-Reading Level 4

      1. Move on from page 22

      2. Prepare for these with your hands in your lap.

    3. *Four Star Level 5

      1. Do test for 5 next week with Dustin

  3. Technique

    1. *Hanon No. 17

      1. Learn

  4. Repertoire

    1. Kabalevsky

      1. Prepare for Carnegie - see pen.

    2. Benda

      1. See rend pen.

    3. Handel

      1. Dustin send piano recordings to Peggy

    4. Prokofiev Op. 65 No. 2

      1. Pedal and finger-pedaling

    5. Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

      1. See red pen.

      2. Speed up a bit. Trills quiet.

Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Review

  1. BAROQUE

    1. J. S. Bach

      1. Invention No 1 in C Major

      2. Invention No. 13

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. L. V. Beethoven

      1. Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

    2. Muzio Clementi

      1. Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

    3. Anton Diabelli

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

      1. Op. 100 No. 16

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  4. CONTEMPORARY

    1. Kabalevsky

      1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 (Etude L. 5)

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 10: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

Choose Level 6 piece for Carnegie Hall - February 16th, 2019

  1. Musicianship

    1. *Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 20 and 21

  2. Reading (rotate)

    1. *Bartok Book 2

      1. Learn 51 - feel it in two beats.

    2. *Piano Adventures Sight-Reading Level 4

      1. Move on from page 22

      2. Prepare for these with your hands in your lap.

    3. *Four Star Level 5

      1. Do test for 5 next week with Dustin

  3. Technique

    1. *Hanon No. 17

      1. Learn

  4. Repertoire

    1. Kabalevsky, Meir, Handel and Diabelli - sight-read and choose one.

      1. Choose by Tuesday and start learning the one you choose

    2. Prokofiev Op. 65 No. 2

      1. Pedal and finger-pedaling

    3. Czerny Op. 849 No. 9

      1. Accent and rhythm practice to polish the LH to make it 100% smooth!

    4. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

      1. For class

    5. *Bach Invention No. 13

      1. For class

    6. *Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

      1. Blue pen.

      2. Dissonance vs. consonance - accentuate the dissonance.

Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Review

  1. BAROQUE

    1. J. S. Bach

      1. Invention No 1 in C Major

      2. Invention No. 13

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. L. V. Beethoven

      1. Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

    2. Anton Diabelli

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

      1. Op. 100 No. 16

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  4. CONTEMPORARY

    1. Kabalevsky

      1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 (Etude L. 5)

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 9: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

Choose Level 6 piece for Carnegie Hall - February 16th, 2019

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 20 and 21

  2. Reading (rotate)

    1. Bartok Book 2

      1. Learn 51 - feel it in two beats.

    2. *Piano Adventures Sight-Reading Level 4

      1. Move on from page 22

      2. Prepare for these with your hands in your lap.

    3. *Four Star Level 5

      1. Do test for 5 next week with Dustin

  3. Technique

    1. Hanon No. 17

      1. Learn

  4. Repertoire

    1. Prokofiev Op. 65 No. 2

    2. Czerny Op. 849 No. 9

      1. Speed building chart.

    3. Czerny Op. 849 No. 8

      1. Stop at any point your finger goes up or gets tense. Tell it you love it. Then relax.

    4. *Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

      1. Movement 1

        1. Purple pen

      2. Movement 2

        1. Passed off

      3. Movement 3

        1. Purple Pen

    5. *Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 4

      1. Movement 2

        1. Purple pen

      2. Movement 3

        1. Purple pen

    6. Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

      1. Blue pen.

      2. Dissonance vs. consonance - accentuate the dissonance.

Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Review

  1. BAROQUE

    1. J. S. Bach

      1. Invention No 1 in C Major

      2. Invention No. 13

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. L. V. Beethoven

      1. Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

    2. Anton Diabelli

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

      1. Op. 100 No. 16

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  4. CONTEMPORARY

    1. Kabalevsky

      1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 (Etude L. 5)

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 8: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 20 and 21

  2. Reading (rotate)

    1. Bartok Book 2

      1. Learn 49 - expressive qualities are most important.

    2. Piano Adventures Sight-Reading Level 4

      1. Move on from page 22

      2. Prepare for these with your hands in your lap.

    3. Four Star Level 5

      1. Do test for 5 next week with Dustin

  3. Technique

    1. Hanon No. 16

      1. Fix the pencil

    2. Hanon No. 15

      1. See the pencil markings. Three points of technique to master in this exercise! m.m. 100 is where your fingers start to pull on the keys. “No pullies”

  4. Repertoire

    1. Czerny Op. 849 No. 9

      1. See pencil markings.

    2. Czerny Op. 849 No. 8

      1. “Point A” - relaxed attack. Throwing into the keys the natural weight.

      2. “Point B” going to “Point A” keep the hands in a closed position. Let go of the note.

      3. “between” close to keys and controlled wrist.

    3. *Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

      1. Movement 1

        1. Purple pen

      2. Movement 2

        1. Passed off

      3. Movement 3

        1. Purple Pen

    4. *Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 4

      1. Movement 2

        1. Purple pen

      2. Movement 3

        1. Purple pen

    5. Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

      1. Make a copy and find all the times that the first theme comes back. Indicate it in the music with a marker or pen.

Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Review

  1. BAROQUE

    1. J. S. Bach

      1. Invention No 1 in C Major

      2. Invention No. 13

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. L. V. Beethoven

      1. Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

    2. Anton Diabelli

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

      1. Op. 100 No. 16

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  4. CONTEMPORARY

    1. Kabalevsky

      1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 (Etude L. 5)

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 7: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. DUSTIN WILL BRING PRIZE FOR RHYTHM BOOK!

      2. DUSTIN WILL BRING RHYTHMIC TRAINING BY ROBERT STARER.

  2. Reading (rotate)

    1. Bartok Book 2

      1. Add expression

      2. Learn 48

    2. Piano Adventures Sight-Reading Level 4

      1. Move on

    3. Four Star Level 5

      1. Finish set 5

  3. Technique

    1. Hanon No. 16

      1. Learn the pattern

    2. Hanon No. 15

      1. Use your speed building chart

  4. Repertoire

    1. Czerny Op. 849 No. 9

      1. Learn

    2. Czerny Op. 849 No. 8

      1. Technical practice green and blue pen

    3. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

      1. Movement 1

        1. Purple pen

      2. Movement 2

        1. Passed off

      3. Movement 3

        1. Purple Pen

    4. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 4

      1. Movement 2

        1. Purple pen

      2. Movement 3

        1. Purple pen

    5. Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

      1. Continue to practice this slowly with a focus on dropping into the ornament with the natural weight of your arm, then releasing on the last note (drop and pop)

Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Review

  1. BAROQUE

    1. Bach - Invention No. 13

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Beethoven Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Sweet Sorrow Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 16

    2. Schumann First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  4. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 Dmitri Kabalevsky (Etude L. 5)

  5. A Faded Letter by William Gillock (Etude L. 5)

  6. Beethoven Sonatina in G

  7. Masquerade by Linda Niamath (L.4 Etude)

  8. Foggy Day Blues by Mike Springer (L.4 List C)

  9. Allegro in G Major (Etude L.4)

  10. Dragon Fly (Etude L.4)

  11. Left Alone

  12. Clementi

  13. The Song of the Twilight by Yoshinao Nakata (List C)

  14. Arabesque Op. 100 No. 2 by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller (Etude)

  15. Diabelli Op. 151 No. 4

  16. Polonaise in G Minor BWV Anh. 119 by Johann Sebastian Bach

  17. Invention No 1 in C Major by J. S. Bach

  18. Etude in F Major Op. 777 No. 22 by Carl Czerny (Etude L. 3)

  19. Clowns by Dmitri Kabalevsky (List C)

  20. The Wind by Chee-Hwa Tan (L.2 Etude)

  21. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by C. Czerny (L.2 Etude)

  22. I Spy by Melody Bober (L.2 List B) (10/12)

  23. Menuetto in C Major by W. A. Mozart (L.2 List A)

  24. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by Carl Czerny (L 2 Etude)

  25. Ecosaisse in G Major WoO 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven (L. 2 List A)

  26. A Little Song Op. 27 No. 2 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (L.2 List B) (heard 10/12)

  27. Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2 List B) - (heard 9/26)

  28. Invention in C Major by Renée Christopher (L 2 List C)

  29. Canon, Cornelius Gurlitt (1820-1901) (L 2 LIST C)

  30. "Adagio" by DANIEL STEIBELT

  31. Celebration by Anne Crosby

  32. Etude in G-flat Major

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 6: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. DUSTIN WILL BRING PRIZE FOR RHYTHM BOOK!

      2. DUSTIN WILL BRING RHYTHMIC TRAINING BY ROBERT STARER.

  2. Reading (rotate)

    1. Bartok Book 2

      1. Add expression

      2. Learn 48

    2. Piano Adventures Sight-Reading Level 4

      1. Move on

    3. Four Star Level 5

      1. Finish set 5

  3. Technique

    1. Hanon No. 16

      1. Learn the pattern

    2. Hanon No. 15

      1. Use your speed building chart

  4. Repertoire

    1. Czerny Op. 849 No. 9

      1. Learn

    2. Czerny Op. 849 No. 8

      1. Technical practice green and blue pen

    3. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

      1. Movement 1

        1. Purple pen

      2. Movement 2

        1. Passed off

      3. Movement 3

        1. Purple Pen

    4. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 4

      1. Movement 2

        1. Purple pen

      2. Movement 3

        1. Purple pen

    5. Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

      1. Continue to practice this slowly with a focus on dropping into the ornament with the natural weight of your arm, then releasing on the last note (drop and pop)

Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Review

  1. BAROQUE

    1. Bach - Invention No. 13

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Beethoven Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Sweet Sorrow Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 16

    2. Schumann First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  4. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 Dmitri Kabalevsky (Etude L. 5)

  5. A Faded Letter by William Gillock (Etude L. 5)

  6. Beethoven Sonatina in G

  7. Masquerade by Linda Niamath (L.4 Etude)

  8. Foggy Day Blues by Mike Springer (L.4 List C)

  9. Allegro in G Major (Etude L.4)

  10. Dragon Fly (Etude L.4)

  11. Left Alone

  12. Clementi

  13. The Song of the Twilight by Yoshinao Nakata (List C)

  14. Arabesque Op. 100 No. 2 by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller (Etude)

  15. Diabelli Op. 151 No. 4

  16. Polonaise in G Minor BWV Anh. 119 by Johann Sebastian Bach

  17. Invention No 1 in C Major by J. S. Bach

  18. Etude in F Major Op. 777 No. 22 by Carl Czerny (Etude L. 3)

  19. Clowns by Dmitri Kabalevsky (List C)

  20. The Wind by Chee-Hwa Tan (L.2 Etude)

  21. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by C. Czerny (L.2 Etude)

  22. I Spy by Melody Bober (L.2 List B) (10/12)

  23. Menuetto in C Major by W. A. Mozart (L.2 List A)

  24. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by Carl Czerny (L 2 Etude)

  25. Ecosaisse in G Major WoO 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven (L. 2 List A)

  26. A Little Song Op. 27 No. 2 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (L.2 List B) (heard 10/12)

  27. Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2 List B) - (heard 9/26)

  28. Invention in C Major by Renée Christopher (L 2 List C)

  29. Canon, Cornelius Gurlitt (1820-1901) (L 2 LIST C)

  30. "Adagio" by DANIEL STEIBELT

  31. Celebration by Anne Crosby

  32. Etude in G-flat Major

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 5: Timothy Yang

Repertoire Goals

Etudes

  1. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 7 Le Courant Limpide

  2. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 8 La Gracieuse

  3. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 9 La Chasse

  4. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 17 La Babillarde

    1. (Repeated notes)

  5. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 23 Le Retour

    1. (repeated chords)

  6. Burgmuller Op. 100 No. 24 L’Hirondelle

    1. (crossing LH over RH)

  7. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 1 Confidence

  8. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 2 Les Perles

  9. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 6 L’enjouée

  10. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 7 Berceuse

  11. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 8 Agitato

  12. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 10 La Vélocité

  13. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 14 Refrain du Gondolier

  14. Burgmuller Op. 109 No. 18 La Fileuse

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Prepare Nos. 146-149

  2. Reading (rotate)

    1. Bartok Book 2

      1. Learn No. 45

    2. Four Star Level 5 (no assignment)

      1. Left off at set 4.

  3. Technique

    1. Hanon No. 14

      1. Technique No. 18. Accent practice each note in the pattern. Rotate into the accented note with your wrist.

    2. Hanon No. 13

      1. Stop and Go Czerny Technique

        1. More effort during the fast notes. Faster and lighter. Tidy attacks.

  4. Repertoire

    1. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

      1. Movement 1

        1. Blue pen.

      2. Movement 2

        1. Blue pen

      3. Movement 3

        1. Pink Pen

    2. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 4

      1. Movement 1

        1. Orange and blue pen.

      2. Movement 2

        1. ON REVIEW

      3. Movement 3

        1. Orange Pen

    3. Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

      1. Continue to practice this slowly with a focus on dropping into the ornament with the natural weight of your arm, then releasing on the last note (drop and pop)

    4. *Sweet Sorrow Burgmuller

      1. Pink pen

Review

  1. Schumann First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  2. Bach - Invention No. 13

  3. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 Dmitri Kabalevsky (Etude L. 5)

  4. A Faded Letter by William Gillock (Etude L. 5)

  5. Beethoven Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

  6. Beethoven Sonatina in G

  7. Masquerade by Linda Niamath (L.4 Etude)

  8. Foggy Day Blues by Mike Springer (L.4 List C)

  9. Allegro in G Major (Etude L.4)

  10. Dragon Fly (Etude L.4)

  11. Left Alone

  12. Clementi

  13. The Song of the Twilight by Yoshinao Nakata (List C)

  14. Arabesque Op. 100 No. 2 by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller (Etude)

  15. Diabelli Op. 151 No. 4

  16. Polonaise in G Minor BWV Anh. 119 by Johann Sebastian Bach

  17. Invention No 1 in C Major by J. S. Bach

  18. Etude in F Major Op. 777 No. 22 by Carl Czerny (Etude L. 3)

  19. Clowns by Dmitri Kabalevsky (List C)

  20. The Wind by Chee-Hwa Tan (L.2 Etude)

  21. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by C. Czerny (L.2 Etude)

  22. I Spy by Melody Bober (L.2 List B) (10/12)

  23. Menuetto in C Major by W. A. Mozart (L.2 List A)

  24. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by Carl Czerny (L 2 Etude)

  25. Ecosaisse in G Major WoO 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven (L. 2 List A)

  26. A Little Song Op. 27 No. 2 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (L.2 List B) (heard 10/12)

  27. Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2 List B) - (heard 9/26)

  28. Invention in C Major by Renée Christopher (L 2 List C)

  29. Canon, Cornelius Gurlitt (1820-1901) (L 2 LIST C)

  30. "Adagio" by DANIEL STEIBELT

  31. Celebration by Anne Crosby

  32. Etude in G-flat Major

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 4: Timothy Yang

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Lesson Assignments:

  1. *Rhythm

    1. Prepare Nos. 143-144

  2. Hanon No. 14

    1. Learn the pattern and be able to play through with no mistakes.

  3. Hanon No. 13

    1. Stop and Go Czerny Technique

      1. Groups of 4 and then 8

      2. Stop on each one of the 4

  4. Bartok Book 2

    1. Left at No. 45 - pick up after Oct 26th.

  5. Four Star Level 5

    1. Set 3 - move on.

  6. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No 3 Movement 3

    1. Pink Pen

  7. *Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 4

    1. Movement 1

      1. Blue pen

    2. Movement 3

      1. Learn

  8. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 3

    1. Movement 2

      1. Blue pen

  9. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 3

    1. Movement 1

      1. Blue pen.

  10. *Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

    1. Slow motion practice with dropping the wrist into the trill and creating independance of the hands. Please play this quietly.

  11. Sweet Sorrow Burgmuller

    1. Pink pen

Review (choose two pieces to remove from review)

Schumann First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  1. Bach - Invention No. 13

  2. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 Dmitri Kabalevsky (Etude L. 5)

  3. A Faded Letter by William Gillock (Etude L. 5)

  4. Beethoven Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

  5. Beethoven Sonatina in G

  6. Masquerade by Linda Niamath (L.4 Etude)

  7. Foggy Day Blues by Mike Springer (L.4 List C)

  8. Allegro in G Major (Etude L.4)

  9. Dragon Fly (Etude L.4)

  10. Left Alone

  11. Clementi

  12. The Song of the Twilight by Yoshinao Nakata (List C)

  13. Arabesque Op. 100 No. 2 by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller (Etude)

  14. Diabelli Op. 151 No. 4

  15. Polonaise in G Minor BWV Anh. 119 by Johann Sebastian Bach

  16. Invention No 1 in C Major by J. S. Bach

  17. Etude in F Major Op. 777 No. 22 by Carl Czerny (Etude L. 3)

  18. Clowns by Dmitri Kabalevsky (List C)

  19. The Wind by Chee-Hwa Tan (L.2 Etude)

  20. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by C. Czerny (L.2 Etude)

  21. I Spy by Melody Bober (L.2 List B) (10/12)

  22. Menuetto in C Major by W. A. Mozart (L.2 List A)

  23. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by Carl Czerny (L 2 Etude)

  24. Ecosaisse in G Major WoO 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven (L. 2 List A)

  25. A Little Song Op. 27 No. 2 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (L.2 List B) (heard 10/12)

  26. Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2 List B) - (heard 9/26)

  27. Invention in C Major by Renée Christopher (L 2 List C)

  28. Canon, Cornelius Gurlitt (1820-1901) (L 2 LIST C)

  29. "Adagio" by DANIEL STEIBELT

  30. Celebration by Anne Crosby

  31. Etude in G-flat Major

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 3: Timothy Yang

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Sweet Sorrow Burgmuller

    1. Learn

  2. Hanon No. 13

    1. Learn the pattern and be able to play through with no mistakes.

  3. Hanon No. 12

    1. Sprint Practice:

      1. AFAP - at least three time.

      2. Keep shoulders down and body relaxed.

  4. Four Star Level 5

    1. Set 1

  5. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No 3 Movement 3

    1. Learn

    2. LH will be the challenge - steady, quiet.

  6. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 4

    1. Movement 3

      1. Learn

    2. Movement 1

      1. Blue pen

  7. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 3 Movement 2

    1. Blue pen

  8. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 3 Movement 1

    1. Blue pen.

  9. *Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

    1. Trill practice and even 16ths.

  10. Bach Invention No. 13

    1. A Minor (No. 13)

      1. Blue pen

      2. Move on next week

  11. *Bartok Book 2

    1. Prepare No. 4

  12. Rhythm

    1. Prepare Nos. 143-144

Review (choose two pieces to remove from review)

Schumann First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 Dmitri Kabalevsky (Etude L. 5)

  2. A Faded Letter by William Gillock (Etude L. 5)

  3. Beethoven Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

  4. Beethoven Sonatina in G

  5. Masquerade by Linda Niamath (L.4 Etude)

  6. Foggy Day Blues by Mike Springer (L.4 List C)

  7. Allegro in G Major (Etude L.4)

  8. Dragon Fly (Etude L.4)

  9. Left Alone

  10. Clementi

  11. The Song of the Twilight by Yoshinao Nakata (List C)

  12. Arabesque Op. 100 No. 2 by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller (Etude)

  13. Diabelli Op. 151 No. 4

  14. Polonaise in G Minor BWV Anh. 119 by Johann Sebastian Bach

  15. Invention No 1 in C Major by J. S. Bach

  16. Etude in F Major Op. 777 No. 22 by Carl Czerny (Etude L. 3)

  17. Clowns by Dmitri Kabalevsky (List C)

  18. The Wind by Chee-Hwa Tan (L.2 Etude)

  19. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by C. Czerny (L.2 Etude)

  20. I Spy by Melody Bober (L.2 List B) (10/12)

  21. Menuetto in C Major by W. A. Mozart (L.2 List A)

  22. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by Carl Czerny (L 2 Etude)

  23. Ecosaisse in G Major WoO 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven (L. 2 List A)

  24. A Little Song Op. 27 No. 2 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (L.2 List B) (heard 10/12)

  25. Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2 List B) - (heard 9/26)

  26. Invention in C Major by Renée Christopher (L 2 List C)

  27. Canon, Cornelius Gurlitt (1820-1901) (L 2 LIST C)

  28. "Adagio" by DANIEL STEIBELT

  29. Celebration by Anne Crosby

  30. Etude in G-flat Major

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 2: Timothy Yang

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Longing Op. 140 No. 11

    1. Fix red pen

    2. Next week, work on movement of phrases. .

  2. Hanon No. 13

    1. Learn the pattern and be able to play through with no mistakes.

  3. Hanon No. 12

    1. Sprint Practice:

      1. AFAP - at least three time.

      2. Keep shoulders down and body relaxed.

  4. Four Star Level 5

    1. Set 1

  5. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No 3 Movement 3

    1. Learn

    2. LH will be the challenge - steady, quiet.

  6. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 3 Movement 2

    1. Fix orange pen

  7. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 3 Movement 1

    1. Find out what the repetitions are in form from this sonata compared to the other two.

  8. Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

    1. Add ornaments

    2. Fix orange pen.

  9. Bach Invention No. 13

    1. A Minor (No. 13)

      1. Orange Pen

      2. Even playing!

  10. Bartok Book 2

    1. Prepare No. 4

  11. Rhythm

    1. Prepare Nos. 143-144

Review (choose two pieces to remove from review)

Schumann First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 Dmitri Kabalevsky (Etude L. 5)

  2. A Faded Letter by William Gillock (Etude L. 5)

  3. Beethoven Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

  4. Beethoven Sonatina in G

  5. Masquerade by Linda Niamath (L.4 Etude)

  6. Foggy Day Blues by Mike Springer (L.4 List C)

  7. Allegro in G Major (Etude L.4)

  8. Dragon Fly (Etude L.4)

  9. Left Alone

  10. Clementi

  11. The Song of the Twilight by Yoshinao Nakata (List C)

  12. Arabesque Op. 100 No. 2 by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller (Etude)

  13. Diabelli Op. 151 No. 4

  14. Polonaise in G Minor BWV Anh. 119 by Johann Sebastian Bach

  15. Invention No 1 in C Major by J. S. Bach

  16. Etude in F Major Op. 777 No. 22 by Carl Czerny (Etude L. 3)

  17. Clowns by Dmitri Kabalevsky (List C)

  18. The Wind by Chee-Hwa Tan (L.2 Etude)

  19. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by C. Czerny (L.2 Etude)

  20. I Spy by Melody Bober (L.2 List B) (10/12)

  21. Menuetto in C Major by W. A. Mozart (L.2 List A)

  22. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by Carl Czerny (L 2 Etude)

  23. Ecosaisse in G Major WoO 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven (L. 2 List A)

  24. A Little Song Op. 27 No. 2 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (L.2 List B) (heard 10/12)

  25. Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2 List B) - (heard 9/26)

  26. Invention in C Major by Renée Christopher (L 2 List C)

  27. Canon, Cornelius Gurlitt (1820-1901) (L 2 LIST C)

  28. "Adagio" by DANIEL STEIBELT

  29. Celebration by Anne Crosby

  30. Etude in G-flat Major

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2018-2019 Lesson 1: Timothy Yang

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Longing Op. 140 No. 11

    1. Fix red pen

    2. Next week, work on movement of phrases. .

  2. Hanon No. 13

    1. Learn the pattern and be able to play through with no mistakes.

  3. Hanon No. 12

    1. Sprint Practice:

      1. AFAP - at least three time.

      2. Keep shoulders down and body relaxed.

  4. Four Star Level 5

    1. Set 1

  5. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No.2 Movement 1

    1. Fix green pen..

  6. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No.2 Movement 2

    1. Less exaggeration of the dotted 8th but let’s relax it at the cadences.

  7. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 3 Movement 2

    1. Learn

  8. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 3 Movement 1

    1. Start learning!

    2. Find out what the repetitions are in form from this sonata compared to the other two.

  9. *Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

    1. Start learning No. 2

    2. Where are the themes? Where are sequences?

  10. *Bach Invention No. 13

    1. A Minor (No. 13)

      1. Expression.

  11. *Bartok Book 2

    1. Prepare No. 43

  12. *Rhythm

    1. Prepare Nos. 141-142

    2. Sight-read practice through three times (at least)

    3. Record yourself and correct your own work.

Review (choose two pieces to remove from review)

Schumann First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 Dmitri Kabalevsky (Etude L. 5)

  2. A Faded Letter by William Gillock (Etude L. 5)

  3. Beethoven Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

  4. Beethoven Sonatina in G

  5. Masquerade by Linda Niamath (L.4 Etude)

  6. Foggy Day Blues by Mike Springer (L.4 List C)

  7. Allegro in G Major (Etude L.4)

  8. Dragon Fly (Etude L.4)

  9. Left Alone

  10. Clementi

  11. The Song of the Twilight by Yoshinao Nakata (List C)

  12. Arabesque Op. 100 No. 2 by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller (Etude)

  13. Diabelli Op. 151 No. 4

  14. Polonaise in G Minor BWV Anh. 119 by Johann Sebastian Bach

  15. Invention No 1 in C Major by J. S. Bach

  16. Etude in F Major Op. 777 No. 22 by Carl Czerny (Etude L. 3)

  17. Clowns by Dmitri Kabalevsky (List C)

  18. The Wind by Chee-Hwa Tan (L.2 Etude)

  19. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by C. Czerny (L.2 Etude)

  20. I Spy by Melody Bober (L.2 List B) (10/12)

  21. Menuetto in C Major by W. A. Mozart (L.2 List A)

  22. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by Carl Czerny (L 2 Etude)

  23. Ecosaisse in G Major WoO 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven (L. 2 List A)

  24. A Little Song Op. 27 No. 2 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (L.2 List B) (heard 10/12)

  25. Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2 List B) - (heard 9/26)

  26. Invention in C Major by Renée Christopher (L 2 List C)

  27. Canon, Cornelius Gurlitt (1820-1901) (L 2 LIST C)

  28. "Adagio" by DANIEL STEIBELT

  29. Celebration by Anne Crosby

  30. Etude in G-flat Major

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2017-2018 Lesson 35: Timothy Yang

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Year Goals

  1. RCM - 5 & 6

  2. Clementi Op. 36

  3. Bach Inventions

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Longing Op. 140 No. 11

    1. Fix red pen

    2. Next week, work on movement of phrases. .

  2. Hanon No. 12

    1. Don’t slide on the keys (LH second finger)

      Shoulders down

    2. Sit slightly forward

    3. Feet supported

    4. Practice 7th/6th etude - “don’t prepare” .

  3. Four Star Level 5

    1. Review Set 2

  4. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No.2 Movement 1

    1. This needs to be playful and fun! Find the humor in this piece.

    2. It’s also missing 16th notes that are EVEN.

  5. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No.2 Movement 2

    1. Fix the rhythm in movement 2

    2. Where are the cadences?

  6. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 3 Movement 1

    1. Start learning!

    2. Find out what the repetitions are in form from this sonata compared to the other two.

  7. Bach Invention No. 2 in C Minor

    1. Start learning No. 2

    2. Where are the themes? Where are sequences?

  8. Bach Invention No. 13

    1. A Minor (No. 13)

      1. Expression.

  9. Bartok Book 2

    1. Prepare No. 43

  10. Rhythm

    1. Prepare Nos. 141-142

    2. Sight-read practice through three times (at least)

    3. Record yourself and correct your own work.

Review (choose two pieces to remove from review)

Schumann First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

  1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 Dmitri Kabalevsky (Etude L. 5)

  2. A Faded Letter by William Gillock (Etude L. 5)

  3. Beethoven Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

  4. Beethoven Sonatina in G

  5. Masquerade by Linda Niamath (L.4 Etude)

  6. Foggy Day Blues by Mike Springer (L.4 List C)

  7. Allegro in G Major (Etude L.4)

  8. Dragon Fly (Etude L.4)

  9. Left Alone

  10. Clementi

  11. The Song of the Twilight by Yoshinao Nakata (List C)

  12. Arabesque Op. 100 No. 2 by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller (Etude)

  13. Diabelli Op. 151 No. 4

  14. Polonaise in G Minor BWV Anh. 119 by Johann Sebastian Bach

  15. Invention No 1 in C Major by J. S. Bach

  16. Etude in F Major Op. 777 No. 22 by Carl Czerny (Etude L. 3)

  17. Clowns by Dmitri Kabalevsky (List C)

  18. The Wind by Chee-Hwa Tan (L.2 Etude)

  19. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by C. Czerny (L.2 Etude)

  20. I Spy by Melody Bober (L.2 List B) (10/12)

  21. Menuetto in C Major by W. A. Mozart (L.2 List A)

  22. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by Carl Czerny (L 2 Etude)

  23. Ecosaisse in G Major WoO 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven (L. 2 List A)

  24. A Little Song Op. 27 No. 2 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (L.2 List B) (heard 10/12)

  25. Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2 List B) - (heard 9/26)

  26. Invention in C Major by Renée Christopher (L 2 List C)

  27. Canon, Cornelius Gurlitt (1820-1901) (L 2 LIST C)

  28. "Adagio" by DANIEL STEIBELT

  29. Celebration by Anne Crosby

  30. Etude in G-flat Major

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2017-2018 Lesson 35: Timothy Yang

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36

  2. *New Bach Invention

  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10

  4. Schumann Album for the Young

  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39

  6. Bartok For Children

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Longing Op. 140 No. 11

    1. Fix red pen

    2. Next week, work on movement of phrases. .

  2. Hanon No. 12

    1. Don’t slide on the keys (LH second finger)

      Shoulders down

    2. Sit slightly forward

    3. Feet supported

    4. Practice 7th/6th etude - “don’t prepare” .

  3. Four Star Level 5

    1. Review Set 2

  4. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No.2 Movement 1

    1. This needs to be playful and fun! Find the humor in this piece.

    2. It’s also missing 16th notes that are EVEN.

  5. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No.2 Movement 2

    1. Fix the rhythm in movement 2

    2. Where are the cadences?

  6. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No. 3 Movement 1

    1. Start learning!

    2. Find out what the repetitions are in form from this sonata compared to the other two.

  7. *Bach Invention

    1. A Minor (No. 13)

      1. Hanon 10 technique here?

      2. Body relaxed

      3. Move your body in some relaxed way on each system.

  8. *Schumann First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

    1. Pedal - use your ear!

    2. Listen to the Schumann

    3. SPOTIFY LINK HERE

  9. **Bartok Book 2

    1. Prepare No. 42

  10. ***Rhythm

    1. Prepare Nos. 132 - 138

Review (choose two pieces to remove from review)

  1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 Dmitri Kabalevsky (Etude L. 5)

  2. A Faded Letter by William Gillock (Etude L. 5)

  3. Beethoven Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

  4. Beethoven Sonatina in G

  5. Masquerade by Linda Niamath (L.4 Etude)

  6. Foggy Day Blues by Mike Springer (L.4 List C)

  7. Allegro in G Major (Etude L.4)

  8. Dragon Fly (Etude L.4)

  9. Left Alone

  10. Clementi

  11. The Song of the Twilight by Yoshinao Nakata (List C)

  12. Arabesque Op. 100 No. 2 by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller (Etude)

  13. Diabelli Op. 151 No. 4

  14. Polonaise in G Minor BWV Anh. 119 by Johann Sebastian Bach

  15. Invention No 1 in C Major by J. S. Bach

  16. Etude in F Major Op. 777 No. 22 by Carl Czerny (Etude L. 3)

  17. Clowns by Dmitri Kabalevsky (List C)

  18. The Wind by Chee-Hwa Tan (L.2 Etude)

  19. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by C. Czerny (L.2 Etude)

  20. I Spy by Melody Bober (L.2 List B) (10/12)

  21. Menuetto in C Major by W. A. Mozart (L.2 List A)

  22. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by Carl Czerny (L 2 Etude)

  23. Ecosaisse in G Major WoO 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven (L. 2 List A)

  24. A Little Song Op. 27 No. 2 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (L.2 List B) (heard 10/12)

  25. Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2 List B) - (heard 9/26)

  26. Invention in C Major by Renée Christopher (L 2 List C)

  27. Canon, Cornelius Gurlitt (1820-1901) (L 2 LIST C)

  28. "Adagio" by DANIEL STEIBELT

  29. Celebration by Anne Crosby

  30. Etude in G-flat Major

On Hold:

  1. Czerny No. 26

    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

    1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off

  3. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Fix pencil markings.

    2. Listen to Playlist

  4. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)

    1. Do 2-3 per day

 

 

Performance Class TWO

  1. February 11, 2018

    1. Allegro in G Major

    2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer

    3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major

2017-2018 Lesson 33: Timothy Yang

Notes:

  1. Complete Clementi Op. 36
  2. *New Bach Invention
  3. Burgmuller Etude Op. 109 No. 10
  4. Schumann Album for the Young
  5. Kabalevsky Op. 39
  6. Bartok For Children

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Prelude Op. 39 No. 19 Dmitri Kabalevsky (Etude L. 4)
    1. Watch your practice video.
    2. Fix the pencil and expression, .
  2. *A Faded Letter by William Gillock (Etude L. 4)
    1. Start learning
    2. How quickly can you apply the expressive qualities to this piece?
  3. *Hanon No. 10
    1. Work up to m.m. 168
    2. Careful not to pull on the keys (LH 2nd finger)
    3. Accent practice without compromising your FORM. 
  4. Czerny No. 26
    1. Sprint practice! FAST! RELAXATION.  
  5. Four Star Level 5
    1. Review Set 1
  6. Clementi Sonatina Op. 36 No.2 mvt 1
    1. Start Learning.. 
  7. Bach Invention
    1. A Minor (No. 13)
      1. LEGATO PLAYING IS FOCUS
      2. FIX PENCIL
  8. Schumann First Loss Op. 68 No. 16
    1. Pedal - use your ear!
    2. Listen to the Schumann
    3. SPOTIFY LINK HERE
  9. Bartok Book 2
    1. Prepare No. 41
  10. *Rhythm
    1. Prepare Nos. 132 - 138

Review (choose two pieces to remove from review)

  1. Beethoven Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)
    1. Beethoven Sonatina in G
    2. Masquerade by Linda Niamath (L.4 Etude)
      1. Foggy Day Blues by Mike Springer (L.4 List C) 
      2. Allegro in G Major (Etude L.4)
      3. Dragon Fly (Etude L.4)
      4. Left Alone
      5. Clementi
      6. The Song of the Twilight by Yoshinao Nakata (List C)
      7. Arabesque Op. 100 No. 2 by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller (Etude)
      8. Diabelli Op. 151 No. 4
      9. Polonaise in G Minor BWV Anh. 119 by Johann Sebastian Bach
      10. Invention No 1 in C Major by J. S. Bach
      11. Etude in F Major Op. 777 No. 22 by Carl Czerny (Etude L. 3)
      12. Clowns by Dmitri Kabalevsky (List C)
      13. The Wind by Chee-Hwa Tan (L.2 Etude)
      14. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by C. Czerny (L.2 Etude)
      15. I Spy by Melody Bober (L.2 List B) (10/12)
      16. Menuetto in C Major by W. A. Mozart (L.2 List A)
      17. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by Carl Czerny (L 2 Etude)
      18. Ecosaisse in G Major WoO 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven (L. 2 List A)
      19. A Little Song Op. 27 No. 2 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (L.2 List B) (heard 10/12)
      20. Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2 List B) - (heard 9/26)
      21. Invention in C Major by Renée Christopher (L 2 List C)
      22. Canon, Cornelius Gurlitt (1820-1901) (L 2 LIST C)
      23. "Adagio" by DANIEL STEIBELT
      24. Celebration by Anne Crosby
      25. Etude in G-flat Major

      On Hold:

      1. Solfege (no assignment)
        1. Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off
      2. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271
        1. Fix pencil markings. 
        2. Listen to Playlist
      3. Piano Adventures Sight Reading Level 3B (on loan)
        1. Do 2-3 per day

       

       

      Performance Class TWO

      1. February 11, 2018
        1. Allegro in G Major
        2. Tchaikovsky Morning Prayer
        3. Beethoven Sonatina in G Major