Royal Conservatory of Music
- Exam: Level 4: May 24th 9:14am at NOC
*Beethoven, Ludwig van Zwei Klaviersonatinen, Anh. 5 (in Celebrate Beethoven, 1 FHM )Sonatina in G Major
Rotate Hanon and Scales each week. This week:
No. 7 in C-sharp Major
m.m. 84 per half note.
DO NOT PULL ON THE KEYS. Keep wrists up and rock into the notes. Lean forward slightly.
Scales: F-sharp and C-sharp Majors
Parallel (hands together at mm. 80 two notes per tic)
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. 25
- m.m. 80 per measure. Throw the weight of your arm into the first beat with a relaxed wrist and heavy fingertips. Keep shoulder down.
Bring book 2 of Bartok
- Please order book.
Four Star Sight Reading Level 4 (no assignment)
We'll start after Carnegie.
Musicianship (no assignments)
Rhythm (no assignment)
Pick up at 132
Solfege (no assignment)
Chapter 11 Nos. 5-6 (passed off)
- Follow the Slow motion practice idea.
March in D Major BWV Anh. 122 by CPE Bach (L.4)
- Learn notes
Allegro in G Major (Etude L.4)
- Slow motion practice in RH mm. 6-8 thinking about heavy fingers and loose hand.
- Fix pencil markings
- Build to 80
Dragon Fly (Etude L.4)
- See blue pen.
- Overal softer.
Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271
- Fix pencil markings.
- Listen to Playlist
Beethoven Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)
- Pink pen and work up to 86-92
Morning Prayer by Tchaikovsky (L.3)
- Top Voices & thumb to pass. :)
Potential New Piece: Four Rondos Op 60 No 4., Rondo-Toccata
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