2019 Summer Lesson 4 of 4

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Tim’s Responsibilities

    1. Identifying Phrase Marks

    2. Shaping Phrase Marks

    3. Apply RCM Technique where needed

  2. Prospective Rep

    1. LIST A

    2. ***Gavotte, from French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816

    3. *Invention No. 4 in D Minor, BWV 775

    4. ***Invention No. 8 in F Major, BWV 779

    5. LIST C

    6. *Grieg Op. 12 No. 7 Album Leaf

    7. *Chopin Prelude Op. 28 No. 4

    8. *Mendelssohn: SWW Op. 30 No 6

    9. Prokofiev: Music for Children: No. 4-7, 10, 11

  3. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. Composition based after 61

        1. Transpose your composition by RH playing LH and LH playing RH

        2. Do #1 above, but in two separate keys: LH in E major and RH in B major.

    2. Four Star level 7

      1. Finish set 3

  4. Technique

    1. Arpeggios (next time)

    2. Scales (7)

      1. Majors: C, D, F, A-flat, G-flat

      2. Minor: C, D, F, G-sharp, F-sharp

        1. harmonic & melodic

          1. FINGERS CLOSE TO THE KEYS - LIKE MAGNETS

          2. WRIST CONTROL

    3. Hanon Nos. 20, 13, 5

      1. Two strings connected to chest and head.

      2. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      3. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys

  5. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

    2. BAROQUE

      1. Bach - Invention No. 8

        1. STRING & STRING

        2. Russian hinge technique

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 6: II, Allegro spiritoso

        1. pass next week.

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

        1. m.m. 80 per half note

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

Repertoire 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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Georg Anton Benda (1722-1795)

      1. Sonatina in A Minor (L.6 List B)

    2. L. V. Beethoven

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

    3. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832)

      1. Sonatina Op. 36 No 3

      2. Sonatina Op. 36 No. 5 in C Major

        1. Presto

        2. Original Swiss Air: Allegretto moderato

        3. Allegro di molto

      3. Sonatina Op. 36 No. 6

        1. Allegro con spirito

    4. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858)

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

      2. Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

    5. Johann Wilhelm Hassler (1747-1822)

      1. Allegro in D Major Op. 38 No. 28 by

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

    3. Charles Gounod (1818-1893)

      1. Prelude in C Minor

  4. 20th - 21st CENTURY

    1. John Burge (b. 1961)

      1. Dancing Scales (Etude L. 6)

    2. Prokofiev

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

Hold

Musicianship (no assignment)

  1. Rhythm

    1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

      1. Left off at Chapter 5

Prospective Rep: 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

2019 Summer Lesson 3 of 4

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Pass Clementi

  2. Tim’s Responsibilities

    1. Identifying Phrase Marks

    2. Shaping Phrase Marks

    3. Apply RCM Technique where needed

  3. Prospective Rep

    1. LIST A

    2. ***Gavotte, from French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816

    3. *Invention No. 4 in D Minor, BWV 775

    4. ***Invention No. 8 in F Major, BWV 779

    5. LIST C

    6. *Grieg Op. 12 No. 7 Album Leaf

    7. *Chopin Prelude Op. 28 No. 4

    8. *Mendelssohn: SWW Op. 30 No 6

    9. Prokofiev: Music for Children: No. 4-7, 10, 11

  4. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. Composition Based after 61

        1. Create in 4/4 one measure of accompaniment. Use three different intervals. This will loop for four measures including the first one.

        2. Create a melody that will compliment the accompaniment.

        3. In measures 5-8, apply retrograde to the accompaniment. This will be in the RH now.

        4. Transpose the melody to the LH.

    2. Four Star level 7

      1. Finish set 3

  5. Technique

    1. Arpeggios (next time)

    2. Scales (7)

      1. Majors: C, D, F, A-flat, G-flat

      2. Minor: C, D, F, G-sharp, F-sharp

        1. harmonic & melodic

          1. FINGERS CLOSE TO THE KEYS - LIKE MAGNETS

          2. WRIST CONTROL

    3. Hanon Nos. 20, 13, 5

      1. Two strings connected to chest and head.

      2. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      3. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys

  6. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

    2. BAROQUE

      1. Bach - Invention No. 8

        1. STRING & STRING

        2. Russian hinge technique

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 6: I, Allegro con spirito

        1. NFRPE on each page. Start with one item and layer one at a time until you’re satisfied with all of them.

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 6: II, Allegro spiritoso

        1. NFRPE on each page. Start with one item and layer one at a time until you’re satisfied with all of them.

      3. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 5: II, Original Swiss Air

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

        1. NFRPE on each page. Start with one item and layer one at a time until you’re satisfied with all of them.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

Repertoire 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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Georg Anton Benda (1722-1795)

      1. Sonatina in A Minor (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 (1781-1858)

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

      2. Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

    5. Johann Wilhelm Hassler (1747-1822)

      1. Allegro in D Major Op. 38 No. 28 by

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

    3. Charles Gounod (1818-1893)

      1. Prelude in C Minor

  4. 20th - 21st CENTURY

    1. John Burge (b. 1961)

      1. Dancing Scales (Etude L. 6)

    2. Prokofiev

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

Hold

Musicianship (no assignment)

  1. Rhythm

    1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

      1. Left off at Chapter 5

Prospective Rep: 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

2019 Summer Lesson 2

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Tim’s Responsibilities

    1. Identifying Phrase Marks

    2. Shaping Phrase Marks

    3. Apply RCM Technique where needed

  2. Prospective Rep

    1. LIST A

    2. ***Gavotte, from French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816

    3. *Invention No. 4 in D Minor, BWV 775

    4. ***Invention No. 8 in F Major, BWV 779

    5. LIST C

    6. *Grieg Op. 12 No. 7 Album Leaf

    7. *Chopin Prelude Op. 28 No. 4

    8. *Mendelssohn: SWW Op. 30 No 6

    9. Prokofiev: Music for Children: No. 4-7, 10, 11

  3. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. Left off at No. 61

    2. Four Star level 7

      1. Finish set 3

  4. Technique

    1. Arpeggios (next time)

    2. Scales (7)

      1. Majors: C, D, F, A-flat, G-flat

      2. Minor: C, D, F, G-sharp, F-sharp

        1. harmonic & melodic

          1. FINGERS CLOSE TO THE KEYS - LIKE MAGNETS

          2. WRIST CONTROL

    3. Hanon Nos. 20, 13, 5

      1. Two strings connected to chest and head.

      2. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      3. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys

  5. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

    2. BAROQUE

      1. Bach - Invention No. 8

        1. STRING & STRING

        2. Russian hinge technique

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 6: I, Allegro con spirito

        1. Some moments are musically complete but most of it is still unsteady and scale technique is not displayed. Tempo change in the LH repeated note section.

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 6: II, Allegro spiritoso

        1. Crescendo and diminuendo markings - please follow them.

        2. m. 23 you left out one eighth note

        3. m. 45 don’t rush

        4. m. 46 and on in LH - 2nd finger is collapsed.

      3. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 5: II, Original Swiss Air

        1. m. 48 - how did we practice this at your last lesson?

        2. The entire thing - think more about how a conductor would feel the downbeat.

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

        1. m. 9 - don’t rush the triplet.

        2. m. 21 - don’t slow down

        3. page 43 - triples 100% even, especially when the RH and LH exchange

        4. m. 49 = don’t accent just the top D - make all the notes around it the climax.

        5. m. 73 LH sloppy when yo do the trill.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

Repertoire 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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Georg Anton Benda (1722-1795)

      1. Sonatina in A Minor (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 (1781-1858)

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

      2. Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

    5. Johann Wilhelm Hassler (1747-1822)

      1. Allegro in D Major Op. 38 No. 28 by

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

    3. Charles Gounod (1818-1893)

      1. Prelude in C Minor

  4. 20th - 21st CENTURY

    1. John Burge (b. 1961)

      1. Dancing Scales (Etude L. 6)

    2. Prokofiev

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

Hold

Musicianship (no assignment)

  1. Rhythm

    1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

      1. Left off at Chapter 5

Prospective Rep: 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

2019 Summer Lesson 1

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Tim’s Responsibilities

    1. Identifying Phrase Marks

    2. Shaping Phrase Marks

    3. Apply RCM Technique where needed

  2. Prospective Rep

    1. LIST A

    2. ***Gavotte, from French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816

    3. *Invention No. 4 in D Minor, BWV 775

    4. ***Invention No. 8 in F Major, BWV 779

    5. LIST C

    6. *Grieg Op. 12 No. 7 Album Leaf

    7. *Chopin Prelude Op. 28 No. 4

    8. *Mendelssohn: SWW Op. 30 No 6

    9. Prokofiev: Music for Children: No. 4-7, 10, 11

  3. Musicianship (no assignment)

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. Left off at Chapter 5

  4. Reading (no assignment)

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. NO ASSIGNMENT

      2. Left off at No. 60

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Prepare Set 8

  5. Technique

    1. Hanon Nos. 7, 19 & 5

      1. SHOULDERS DOWN AND RELAXED

      2. SMOOTH SOUND

      3. FINGERS CLOSE TO THE KEYS

      4. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      5. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys

  6. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

    2. BAROQUE

      1. Bach - Invention No. 8

        1. Memorize

        2. Dark green pen

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. *Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 6: I, Allegro con spirito

        1. Play next week

      2. *Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 6: II, Allegro spiritoso

        1. Work this one small phrase marking at a time. Slow mo practice with focus in expression.

      3. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 5: II, Original Swiss Air

        1. Dark green pen

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

        1. Dark green pen

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

Repertoire 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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Georg Anton Benda (1722-1795)

      1. Sonatina in A Minor (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 (1781-1858)

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

      2. Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

    5. Johann Wilhelm Hassler (1747-1822)

      1. Allegro in D Major Op. 38 No. 28 by

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

    3. Charles Gounod (1818-1893)

      1. Prelude in C Minor

  4. 20th - 21st CENTURY

    1. John Burge (b. 1961)

      1. Dancing Scales (Etude L. 6)

    2. Prokofiev

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

Prospective Rep: 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

2018-2019 Lesson 33

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Tim’s Responsibilities

    1. Identifying Phrase Marks

    2. Shaping Phrase Marks

    3. Apply RCM Technique where needed

  2. Prospective Rep

    1. LIST A

    2. ***Gavotte, from French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816

    3. *Invention No. 4 in D Minor, BWV 775

    4. ***Invention No. 8 in F Major, BWV 779

    5. LIST C

    6. *Grieg Op. 12 No. 7 Album Leaf

    7. *Chopin Prelude Op. 28 No. 4

    8. *Mendelssohn: SWW Op. 30 No 6

    9. Prokofiev: Music for Children: No. 4-7, 10, 11

  3. Musicianship (no assignment)

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. Left off at Chapter 5

  4. Reading (no assignment)

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. NO ASSIGNMENT

      2. Left off at No. 60

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Prepare Set 8

  5. Technique

    1. Hanon Nos. 7, 19 & 5

      1. SHOULDERS DOWN AND RELAXED

      2. SMOOTH SOUND

      3. FINGERS CLOSE TO THE KEYS

      4. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      5. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys

  6. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

    2. BAROQUE

      1. Bach - Invention No. 8

        1. Learn with NFRPE

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 6: I, Allegro con spirito

        1. Play next week

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 6: II, Allegro spiritoso

        1. Work this one small phrase marking at a time. Slow mo practice with focus in expression.

      3. *Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 5: II, Original Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

Repertoire 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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Georg Anton Benda (1722-1795)

      1. Sonatina in A Minor (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 (1781-1858)

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

      2. Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

    5. Johann Wilhelm Hassler (1747-1822)

      1. Allegro in D Major Op. 38 No. 28 by

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

    3. Charles Gounod (1818-1893)

      1. Prelude in C Minor

  4. 20th - 21st CENTURY

    1. John Burge (b. 1961)

      1. Dancing Scales (Etude L. 6)

    2. Prokofiev

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

Prospective Rep: 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

2018-2019 Lesson 32

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Final Recital

    1. Diabelli

      1. m. 25 hold the dotted quarters and shape better

      2. m. 40 rest - eighth

      3. Starting m. 48 it starts to slow down.

    2. Invention No. 2

      1. m. 2 connect the trill - make seamless

      2. uneven ms. 3-4

      3. starting m. 18 you rush

      4. m. 23 - deep bass - stronger

      5. fermata at the end

    3. River City Blues by Martha Mier (b. 1936)

      1. You rush the phrase in ms. 7-8

    4. Kabalevsky

      1. Not 100% even in ms. 3-4

  2. Prospective Rep

    1. LIST A

    2. ***Gavotte, from French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816

    3. *Invention No. 4 in D Minor, BWV 775

    4. ***Invention No. 8 in F Major, BWV 779

    5. LIST C

    6. *Grieg Op. 12 No. 7 Album Leaf

    7. *Chopin Prelude Op. 28 No. 4

    8. *Mendelssohn: SWW Op. 30 No 6

    9. Prokofiev: Music for Children: No. 4-7, 10, 11

  3. Musicianship (no assignment)

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. Left off at Chapter 5

  4. Reading (no assignment)

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. NO ASSIGNMENT

      2. Left off at No. 60

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Prepare Set 8

  5. Technique

    1. Hanon Nos. 7, 19 & 5

      1. SHOULDERS DOWN AND RELAXED

      2. SMOOTH SOUND

      3. FINGERS CLOSE TO THE KEYS

      4. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      5. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys

  6. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

    2. BAROQUE

      1. Bach - Invention No. 8

        1. Learn with NFRPE

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 6: I, Allegro con spirito

        1. Play next week

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 6: II, Allegro spiritoso

        1. Learn with NFRPE

      3. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 5: II, Original Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

Repertoire 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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Georg Anton Benda (1722-1795)

      1. Sonatina in A Minor (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 (1781-1858)

      1. Op. 151 No. 4

      2. Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

    5. Johann Wilhelm Hassler (1747-1822)

      1. Allegro in D Major Op. 38 No. 28 by

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

    3. Charles Gounod (1818-1893)

      1. Prelude in C Minor

  4. 20th - 21st CENTURY

    1. John Burge (b. 1961)

      1. Dancing Scales (Etude L. 6)

    2. Prokofiev

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

Prospective Rep: 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

2018-2019 Lesson 31

Lesson Assignments:

  1. Final Recital

    1. Kabalevsky Songs of the Cavalry

    2. Bach Invention No. 2

    3. River City Blues

    4. Diabelli Sonatina

  2. Prospective Rep

    1. LIST A

    2. ***Gavotte, from French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816

    3. *Invention No. 4 in D Minor, BWV 775

    4. ***Invention No. 8 in F Major, BWV 779

    5. LIST C

    6. *Grieg Op. 12 No. 7 Album Leaf

    7. *Chopin Prelude Op. 28 No. 4

    8. *Mendelssohn: SWW Op. 30 No 6

    9. Prokofiev: Music for Children: No. 4-7, 10, 11

  3. Musicianship (no assignment)

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. Left off at Chapter 5

  4. Reading (no assignment)

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. NO ASSIGNMENT

      2. Left off at No. 60

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Prepare Set 8

  5. Technique

    1. Hanon Nos. 7, 19 & 5

      1. SHOULDERS DOWN AND RELAXED

      2. SMOOTH SOUND

      3. FINGERS CLOSE TO THE KEYS

      4. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      5. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys

  6. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

    2. BAROQUE

      1. Bach - Invention No. 8

        1. Learn with NFRPE

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 5: II, Original Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

      3. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. Steady LH pulse throughout the entire piece.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

Repertoire 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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  2. CLASSICAL

    1. Georg Anton Benda (1722-1795)

      1. Sonatina in A Minor (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

    5. Johann Wilhelm Hassler (1747-1822)

      1. Allegro in D Major Op. 38 No. 28 by

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

    3. Charles Gounod (1818-1893)

      1. Prelude in C Minor

  4. 20th - 21st CENTURY

    1. John Burge (b. 1961)

      1. Dancing Scales (Etude L. 6)

    2. Prokofiev

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

Prospective Rep: 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

2018-2019 Lesson 30: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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

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


RCM

A - Scarlatti

B - Clementi No. 4 Mvt 2

C - Kabalevsky

Etudes - River City Blues & Hummel

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. NO ASSIGNMENT

        2. Left off at Chapter 5

  2. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. NO ASSIGNMENT

      2. Left off at No. 60

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Prepare Set 8

  3. Technique

    1. Scales

      1. Too fast!

    2. Arpeggios

      1. No faster than m.m. 92

    3. Broken Chords

      1. LH wrist is too high. Keep it somewhat level so the action of rotating your wrist can help you play the notes.

    4. Hanon Nos. 7, 19 & 5

      1. SHOULDERS DOWN AND RELAXED

      2. SMOOTH SOUND

      3. FINGERS CLOSE TO THE KEYS

      4. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      5. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys.

  4. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  5. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. River City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. m. 28 catch 2nd beat in pedal.

      2. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. m. 10 - don’t rest for too long

        2. m. 9 - don’t rush the rests

        3. ms. 10-13

          1. Treat beats 1-2 in ms. 12 as lighter and accent the CO and the B-flat in beats 3 and 4

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. ms. 19-20, 16 and 33 - come from above.

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Clementi: Sonata No. 4 mvt. 2

        1. Reverence = quality

        2. LH ms. 5-8 - too heavy

        3. m. 25 & 37 RH - silky smooth - no vertical playing.

        4. Release softly.

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 5: II, Original Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

      4. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. Steady LH pulse throughout the entire piece.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

      1. Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987)

        1. Shoulders down

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  4. 20th - 21st CENTURY

    1. John Burge (b. 1961)

      1. Dancing Scales (Etude L. 6)

    2. Prokofiev

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


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 29: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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

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


RCM

A - Scarlatti

B - Clementi No. 4 Mvt 2

C - Kabalevsky

Etudes - River City Blues & Hummel

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. NO ASSIGNMENT

        2. Left off at Chapter 5

  2. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. NO ASSIGNMENT

      2. Left off at No. 60

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Prepare Set 8

  3. Technique

    1. Broken Chords

      1. LH wrist is too high. Keep it somewhat level so the action of rotating your wrist can help you play the notes.

    2. Hanon Nos. 7, 19 & 5

      1. SHOULDERS DOWN AND RELAXED

      2. SMOOTH SOUND

      3. FINGERS CLOSE TO THE KEYS

      4. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      5. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys.

  4. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  5. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. River City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. m. 28 catch 2nd beat in pedal.

      2. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. m. 16 more of a breath.

        2. m. 4 more breath at the rest.

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. See orange pen

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Clementi: Sonata No. 4 mvt. 2

        1. Top Voice practice

          1. practice focusing one voice above the other - this could be the soprano, the alto or the tenor.

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 5: II, Original Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

      4. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. Steady LH pulse throughout the entire piece.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

      1. Dmitri Kabalevsky (1904-1987)

        1. Shoulders down

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  4. 20th - 21st CENTURY

    1. John Burge (b. 1961)

      1. Dancing Scales (Etude L. 6)

    2. Prokofiev

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


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 28: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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

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


RCM

A - Scarlatti

B - Clementi No. 4 Mvt 2

C - Kabalevsky

Etudes - River City Blues & Hummel

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. NO ASSIGNMENT

        2. Left off at Chapter 5

  2. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. NO ASSIGNMENT

      2. Left off at No. 60

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Prepare Set 8

  3. Technique

    1. Hanon Nos. 7, 19 & 5

      1. SHOULDERS DOWN AND RELAXED

      2. SMOOTH SOUND

      3. FINGERS CLOSE TO THE KEYS

      4. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      5. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys.

  4. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  5. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. River City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. m. 27 melody

        2. ending too much rit.

        3. pedal is sometimes blurry

        4. shoulders down.

        5. you’re rushing

      2. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. m. 16 more of a breath.

        2. m. 4 more breath at the rest.

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. Shoulders are UP

        2. The 3rd beat is still rushed

        3. Your sequences are rushed

        4. m. 34 on the repeat start the run with a bit more weight and time.

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Clementi: Sonata No. 4 mvt. 2

        1. m. 8 - don’t hold the top note through

        2. m. 16 - shape the end of the phrase

        3. ms. 23-24 - soften the alto voice

        4. your recap was rushed

        5. Ending was too abrupt for the character of this piece.

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - Sonatina in G Major Op. 36 No. 5: II, Original Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

      4. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. Steady LH pulse throughout the entire piece.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  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)

        1. Shoulders down!!!


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 26-27: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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

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


RCM

A - Scarlatti

B - Clementi No. 4 Mvt 2

C - Kabalevsky

Etudes - River City Blues & Hummel

  1. *Listening

    1. Listen to the first 5 Sonatas by Haydn in your Spotify playlist.

  2. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. NO ASSIGNMENT

        2. Left off at Chapter 5

  3. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. NO ASSIGNMENT

      2. Left off at No. 60

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Prepare Set 8

  4. Technique

    1. Hanon Nos. 7, 19 & 5

      1. SHOULDERS DOWN AND RELAXED

      2. SMOOTH SOUND

      3. FINGERS CLOSE TO THE KEYS

      4. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      5. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys.

  5. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  6. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. River City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. M. 13-14, 25-26 TV

      2. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. Shoulders are still up when you play staccato. It’s the only think slowing you down.

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. Relax the 2nd and 3rd beats `

        2. Staccato can be too short

        3. ms. 7-10 - don’t

        4. ms 26-27 less pause

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Clementi: Sonata No. 4 mvt. 2

        1. M 5 don’t let the weak part of the beat stand out

        2. Very first note missing

        3. ms 7-8 creacendo

        4. slightly less pause ms 26-27

        5. m 32 change ornament

        6. A bit too much time in the beginning. You need to condense this time into a period that will not seem awkward. Practice doing this. Choose a section that will get you in the mood.

        7. ms. 5-6, 13-14, 31-32 follow markings and rests closely

        8. Fix ornaments in ms. 31-32

        9. ms. 17 and 19 - finger pedal -

        10. m. 32 - breath in pedal?

        11. Is this too fast?

        12. Less decrescendo and ritardando at the end.

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - SonatinaOriginal Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

      4. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. Steady LH pulse throughout the entire piece.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  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)

        1. Shoulders down!!!


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 Additional Lesson 2: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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

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


RCM

A - Scarlatti

B - Clementi No. 4 Mvt 2

C - Kabalevsky

Etudes - River City Blues & Hummel

  1. *Listening

    1. Listen to the first 5 Sonatas by Haydn in your Spotify playlist.

  2. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. NO ASSIGNMENT

        2. Left off at Chapter 5

  3. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. NO ASSIGNMENT

      2. Left off at No. 60

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Prepare Set 8

  4. Technique

    1. Hanon Nos. 7, 19 & 5

      1. SHOULDERS DOWN AND RELAXED

      2. SMOOTH SOUND

      3. FINGERS CLOSE TO THE KEYS

      4. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      5. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys.

  5. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  6. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. River City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. m. 2-3

        2. end of m. 4 - not too much of a break in the pedal

        3. m. 12 - beautiful!

        4. end of m. 8 T.T. - subtle

        5. m. 14 - LH voicing

        6. m. 6 - echo

        7. mm. 28 - each note sounding

        8. m. 18 - sweep up instead of down?

        9. m. 27 - more of a shock!

      2. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. m. 14 - hold the half notes

        2. m. 16 - 17 exaggerate the 16th notes

        3. m. 4 - do the rest

        4. SHOULDERS DOWN ESPECIALLY BEFORE THE STACCATO.

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. ms. 7-10 - echo seems rushed

        2. beats 2 & 3 are in general too heavy

        3. Elegant release at the end.

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Clementi: Sonata No. 4 mvt. 2

        1. m. 4 - how are you going to release the end of this phrase?

        2. m. 19 - too much time.

        3. m. 26-27 - make sure to catch the notes in the pedal

        4. Overal rushing.

        5. m. 42 - LH rest.

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - SonatinaOriginal Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

      4. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. Steady LH pulse throughout the entire piece.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  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 25: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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

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


RCM

A - Scarlatti

B - Clementi No. 4 Mvt 2

C - Kabalevsky

Etudes - River City Blues & Hummel

  1. *Listening

    1. Listen to the first 5 Sonatas by Haydn in your Spotify playlist.

  2. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. No assignment

        2. Left off at Chapter 5

  3. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. REDO: No. 58

        1. See pencil

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Finish Set 5

        1. Compound meter

  4. Technique

    1. Scale Technique Start with Dustin Next Week.

    2. Hanon Nos. 5-6

      1. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      2. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys.

  5. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  6. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. River City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. m. 2-3

        2. end of m. 4 - not too much of a break in the pedal

        3. m. 12 - beautiful!

        4. end of m. 8 T.T. - subtle

        5. m. 14 - LH voicing

        6. m. 6 - echo

        7. mm. 28 - each note sounding

        8. m. 18 - sweep up instead of down?

        9. m. 27 - more of a shock!

      2. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. m. 14 - hold the half notes

        2. m. 16 - 17 exaggerate the 16th notes

        3. m. 4 - do the rest

        4. SHOULDERS DOWN ESPECIALLY BEFORE THE STACCATO.

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. ms. 7-10 - echo seems rushed

        2. beats 2 & 3 are in general too heavy

        3. Elegant release at the end.

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Clementi: Sonata No. 4 mvt. 2

        1. m. 4 - how are you going to release the end of this phrase?

        2. m. 19 - too much time.

        3. m. 26-27 - make sure to catch the notes in the pedal

        4. Overal rushing.

        5. m. 42 - LH rest.

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - SonatinaOriginal Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

      4. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. Steady LH pulse throughout the entire piece.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  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 24: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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

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


RCM

A - Scarlatti

B - Clementi No. 4 Mvt 2

C - Kabalevsky

Etudes - River City Blues & Hummel

  1. *Listening

    1. Listen to the first 5 Sonatas by Haydn in your Spotify playlist.

  2. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. No assignment

        2. Left off at Chapter 5

  3. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. REDO: No. 58

        1. See pencil

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Finish Set 5

        1. Compound meter

  4. Technique

    1. Scale Technique Start with Dustin Next Week.

    2. Hanon Nos. 5-6

      1. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      2. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys.

  5. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  6. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. River City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. Breath and pedal

      2. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. Phrases and breath between ideas.

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. Slow motion

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Clementi: Sonata No. 4 mvt. 2

        1. See pink pen

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - SonatinaOriginal Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

      4. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. Steady LH pulse throughout the entire piece.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  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 23: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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

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


RCM

A - Scarlatti

B - Clementi No. 4 Mvt 2

C - Kabalevsky

Etudes - River City Blues & Hummel

  1. *Listening

    1. Listen to the first 5 Sonatas by Haydn in your Spotify playlist.

  2. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. No assignment

        2. Left off at Chapter 5

  3. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. REDO: No. 58

        1. See pencil

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Finish Set 5

        1. Compound meter

  4. Technique

    1. Scale Technique Start with Dustin Next Week.

    2. Hanon Nos. 5-6

      1. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      2. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys.

  5. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  6. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. River City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. SEE PINK PEN

        2. Increase tempo

      2. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. Blue pen - staccato repetition practice.

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. Less accent on the downbeat.

        2. See pink pen.

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Clementi: Sonata No. 4 mvt. 2

        1. See pink pen

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - SonatinaOriginal Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

      4. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. ms. 56-57 accents.

        2. m. 38-39 - careful of a steady beat here. Not too much t.t.

        3. LH sprint staccato practic.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  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 22: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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


RCM

A - SCARLATTI

B - Clementi No. 4 mvt. 2??

C - Kabalevsky or Gounod

Etudes - River City Blues & ????

  1. *Listening

    1. Listen to the first 5 Sonatas by Haydn in your Spotify playlist.

  2. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. No assignment

        2. Left off at Chapter 5

  3. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. REDO: No. 58

        1. See pencil

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Finish Set 5

        1. Compound meter

  4. Technique

    1. Scale Technique Start with Dustin Next Week.

    2. Hanon Nos. 5-6

      1. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      2. Staccato practice with a goal of playing legato: fingers close to the keys.

  5. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  6. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. fRiver City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. SEE PINK PEN

        2. Increase tempo

      2. Etude in C Major Op. 24 No. 10 by Giueseppe Concone (1801-1861) (L .6 Etude)

        1. PASSED OFF.

        2. ms. 31-32 exaggerate length.

        3. Rit. at the end.

      3. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. M. 8 - finish the phrase. Overall finish the phrases.

        2. m. 10 - lower and loose wrist. Rounded fingers. Even sound. Balance by using your wrist to achieve balance.

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. Less accent on the downbeat.

        2. See pink pen.

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Clementi: Sonata No. 4 mvt. 2

        1. See pink pen

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - SonatinaOriginal Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

      4. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. Play entire thing next week.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  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 21: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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


RCM

A - SCARLATTI

B - Clementi No. 4 mvt. 2??

C - Kabalevsky or Gounod

Etudes - River City Blues & ????

  1. *Listening

    1. Listen to the first 5 Sonatas by Haydn in your Spotify playlist.

  2. *Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 43-45

  3. *Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. REDO: No. 58

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Finish Set 3

  4. *Technique

    1. Scale Technique Start with Dustin Next Week.

    2. Hanon Nos. 5-7

      1. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      2. Use all the piano tools you have to make this smooth smooth.

        1. Even sound

        2. Even tempo

        3. Calm and steady wrists

  5. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  6. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. *River City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. Pedal in m. 2 -cleaner

        2. m. 11 - sub. p in RH triplets?

        3. m. 19 - pedal blurry

        4. m. 27 - breath after downbeat?

      2. Etude in C Major Op. 24 No. 10 by Giueseppe Concone (1801-1861) (L .6 Etude)

        1. PASSED OFF.

        2. ms. 31-32 exaggerate length.

        3. Rit. at the end.

      3. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. M. 8 - finish the phrase. Overall finish the phrases.

        2. m. 10 - lower and loose wrist. Rounded fingers. Even sound. Balance by using your wrist to achieve balance.

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. Relax your body on the downbeats - don’t put your head forward

        2. How can we make the weak-beat trills faster and lighter like your downbeat trills.

        3. Echo phrases. How softly can you make the contrast from forte?

        4. Less accent on the downbeats.

        5. See blue pen.

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Clementi

        1. Finish last movement.

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - SonatinaOriginal Swiss Air

        1. Blue pen.

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

        1. Blue pen.

      4. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. Prepare to perform next week.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  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 20: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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


RCM

A - SCARLATTI

B - Clementi No. 5 mvt. 2 or Diabelli.

C - Kabalevsky

Etudes - River City Blues & ????

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 43-45

  2. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. REDO: No. 58

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Finish Set 3

  3. Technique

    1. Scale Technique Start with Dustin Next Week.

    2. Hanon Nos. 5-7

      1. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      2. Use all the piano tools you have to make this smooth smooth.

        1. Even sound

        2. Even tempo

        3. Calm and steady wrists

  4. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  5. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. Etude in C Major Op. 24 No. 10 by Giueseppe Concone (1801-1861) (L .6 Etude)

        1. m. 22 - not so much time taken here.

        2. You’re speeding up and slowing down a bit too much.

      2. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. Start in motion.

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. Slow-motion practice, accentuating the downbeat

        2. See your notes.

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Clementi

        1. Learn movement 3

      2. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - SonatinaOriginal Swiss Air

        1. What is the structure of the piece? Form? See green pen.

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

        1. m. 21 don’t accent RH triplets.

        2. m. 49 - up and over technique

        3. m. 46-47 - ?

        4. m. 66 - up and over

        5. m. 73 slow mo- trill technique.

      4. Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. How can we avoid the false start? Be IN MOTION

        2. Body loose!

        3. m. 26 don’t accent so much. More of a gesture.

        4. LH notes softer.

        5. m. 49 - go for it - don’t be too careful.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

      1. River City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. Pedal in m. 2 -cleaner

        2. m. 11 - sub. p in RH triplets?

        3. m. 19 - pedal blurry

        4. m. 27 - breath after downbeat?

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  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 19: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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


RCM

A - SCARLATTI

B - Diabelli, Clementi, Benda

C - Kabalevsky

Etudes - ?

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 43-45

  2. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. REDO: No. 58

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Finish Set 3

  3. Technique

    1. Scale Technique Start with Dustin Next Week.

    2. Hanon Nos. 5-7

      1. Play back to back at m.m. 116-132 - 4 notes per tick

      2. Use all the piano tools you have to make this smooth smooth.

        1. Even sound

        2. Even tempo

        3. Calm and steady wrists

  4. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  5. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. Etude in C Major Op. 24 No. 10 by Giueseppe Concone (1801-1861) (L .6 Etude)

        1. LH position

        2. Lower notes in the 3rds and 6ths - no ghosts

      2. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. Apply rhythm technique to any difficult passage in this piece.

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. Slow-motion practice, accentuating the downbeat

        2. See your notes.

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - SonatinaOriginal Swiss Air

        1. START

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

        1. See green pen!

        2. Come up with a storyline between the dolce and heavier qualities

      1. *Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. LH repeated chords too heavy.

        2. See green pen.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

      1. River City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. Apply expressive qualities to the ends of your phrases.

        2. Add pedal

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  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 18: Timothy Yang

Lesson Assignments:

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

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


RCM

A - SCARLATTI

B - Diabelli, Clementi, Benda

C - Kabalevsky

Etudes - ?

  1. Musicianship

    1. Rhythm

      1. Rhythmic Training by Robert Starer

        1. PREPARE: Nos. 39-45

  2. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. REDO: No. 57

        1. Character changes when there is a key change

        2. Careful of the ties.

        3. Phrygian mode!!!

    2. Four Star level 6

      1. Finish Set 2

        1. Please be careful about studying the exambpl before you start it.

  3. Technique

    1. Hanon Nos. 2-4

      1. Play back to back at m.m. 100 - 4 notes per tick

      2. Use all the piano tools you have to make this smooth smooth.

        1. Even sound

        2. Even tempo

        3. Calm and steady wrists

  4. Theory

    1. RCM Level 6

      1. Contact me with questions

  5. Repertoire

    1. ETUDES

      1. Etude in C Major Op. 24 No. 10 by Giueseppe Concone (1801-1861) (L .6 Etude)

        1. See blue pen

        2. Top voices in 3rds and 6ths

        3. Two-note slurs - how do we play them?

      2. Allegro in F Major by Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. Fix blue pen

    2. BAROQUE

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

        1. Don’t rush the 3rd beat of each measure

        2. m. 5 accent the first note of each beat and play it non-legato (this doesn’t mean really short) just slightly detached. Slow-mo practice with help with this.

        3. More “echo” playing

        4. ms. 19-20 - ornaments?

        5. Two more lessons

    3. CLASSICAL

      1. Muzio Clementi (1752-1832) - SonatinaOriginal Swiss Air

        1. Hold

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

        1. LH broken chord accent practice.

        2. RH scale technique - keep your position steady.

        3. Release the ends of your phrases quickly.

      1. *Anton Diabelli (1781-1858) - Sonatina in F Major Op. 168 No. 1: III: Rondo (L. 6 List B)

        1. See purple.

        2. Try to pass next week.

    4. ROMANTIC, 20TH - 21ST CENTURY

      1. River City Blues - Martha Mier (1936) (L. 6 Etude)

        1. Learn!

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. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

      1. Sarabande in D Minor (L. 6 List A)

  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

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

  3. ROMANTIC

    1. Burgmuller

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

    2. Schumann

      1. First Loss Op. 68 No. 16

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

  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