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

2018-2019 Additional Lesson 1: 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. 35-38

        2. Practice conducting with a distraction.

  2. Reading

    1. Bartok Mikrokosmos: Book 2

      1. Learn 57

    2. *Four Star level 6

      1. Set 2

      2. Test with Dustin next week

  3. Technique

    1. Hanon No. 20

      1. Alternate long notes for rhythm 6

      2. Do each of the notes.

    2. Hanon Nos. 1-2

      1. Play back to back at m.m. 116 - 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 pen

        2. Continue to get in your fingers so we can work expression next lesson.

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

        1. Fix purple pen.

        2. Increase tempo

        3. Use any piano tools you need to technically master this piece.

    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

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