- Bach Invention No. 1
- Don't accent the last chord too much.
- Bach Musette in D Minor
- Pass at class with few mistakes.
- "spot" mm. 2-3, 1-5
- Song of the T
Royal Conservatory of Music
- Aim for May / June assessment - Level 4
TECHNIQUE (Scales This Week + Hanon No. 7)
No. 7 in D - F-sharp Major
Fix LH fingering.
m.m. 100 - close loud - remember to be strong and then immediately relaxed.
m.m. 116 - two notes per beat legato
m.m. 160 - two notes per beat legato
At lease three times at this tempo: lean in with your chest. Don't let your wrist go down toward the end. Wait 5-10 seconds between each try.
G, D, A, E,
- Work up to m.m. 144 two notes per beat
Parallel (hands together at mm. 80 two notes per tic) and Contrary Scales (hands together Contrary)
m.m. 100 Close Loud (if you make a mistake in close and high loud)
Contrary m.m. 126 - Legato, one note per tic
Contrary m.m 126 - Legato, two notes per tic
Don't let your wrist drop when you play your thumbs.
Czerny No. 1
- Improvise with the rhythm
- Repeated notes
- Mode (major to minor)
Czerny No. 25 (left off) - No assignment
Bartok Book 1
REDO: No. 35 with heavy hands and slower tempo
Four Star Sight Reading
Level 3 - Set 8
No. 129, 130, 131
Solfege (no assignment)
Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off)
Folk Dance: Kabalevsky
Etude in C Major
Morning Prayer by Tchaikovsky
- Learn for next week.
Potential New Piece: Four Rondos Op 60 No 4., Rondo-Toccata
Allegro in A Major Op. 38 No. 34 by J. W. Hassler (Etude L. 3)
- Fix the pencil markings.
Etude in D Major Op. 37 No. 17 by Henry Lemoine (Etude L. 3)
- mm. 17-20 hold each voice for the appropriate length.
New Piece: Left Alone by Joyce Grill
- Come of the last chord of the piece wit the pedal
New Piece: Etude in C Major by C. Czerny
- Speed build with NO accents on any notes.
Review Movements 1 & 2
Review (choose two pieces to remove from review)
The Song of the Twilight by Yoshinao Nakata (List C)
Arabesque Op. 100 No. 2 by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller (Etude)
Diabelli Op. 151 No. 4
Polonaise in G Minor BWV Anh. 119 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Invention No 1 in C Major by J. S. Bach
Etude in F Major Op. 777 No. 22 by Carl Czerny (Etude L. 3)
Clowns by Dmitri Kabalevsky (List C)
- The Wind by Chee-Hwa Tan (L.2 Etude)
Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by C. Czerny (L.2 Etude)
I Spy by Melody Bober (L.2 List B) (10/12)
Menuetto in C Major by W. A. Mozart (L.2 List A)
Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by Carl Czerny (L 2 Etude)
Ecosaisse in G Major WoO 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven (L. 2 List A)
A Little Song Op. 27 No. 2 by Dmitri Kabalevsky (L.2 List B) (heard 10/12)
Turkish Bazaar by Mark Mrozinski (L.2 List B) - (heard 9/26)
Invention in C Major by Renée Christopher (L 2 List C)
Canon, Cornelius Gurlitt (1820-1901) (L 2 LIST C)
"Adagio" by DANIEL STEIBELT
Celebration by Anne Crosby
Etude in G-flat Major