2017-2018 Lesson 14: Timothy Yang

Royal Conservatory of Music


  1. *Beethoven, Ludwig van Zwei Klaviersonatinen, Anh. 5 (in Celebrate Beethoven, 1 FHM )Sonatina in G Major

TECHNIQUE (Hanon)

  1. Rotate Hanon and Scales each week. This week: 

  2. *Hanon

    1. No. 7 in C-sharp Major

      1. m.m. 84 per half note.

      2. DO NOT PULL ON THE KEYS. Keep wrists up and rock into the notes. Lean forward slightly. 

  3. Scales: F-sharp and C-sharp Majors

    1. Parallel  (hands together at mm. 80 two notes per tic)

    2. Contrary Scales (hands together Contrary)

      1. m.m. 100 Close Loud (if you make a mistake in close and high loud)

      2. Contrary m.m. 126 - Legato, one note per tic 

      3. Contrary m.m 126 - Legato, two notes per tic

      4. Don't let your wrist drop when you play your thumbs. 

READING

 

  1. *Czerny No. 25

    1. 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. 
  2. Bring book 2 of Bartok

    1. Please order book.
  3. Four Star Sight Reading Level 4 (no assignment)

    1. We'll start after Carnegie. 

Musicianship (no assignments)

  1. Rhythm (no assignment)

    1. Pick up at 132

  2. Solfege (no assignment)

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

Repertoire

  1. Beethoven Sonatina 

    1. Print and learn first movement
  2. March in D Major BWV Anh. 122 by CPE Bach (L.4)

    1. After Beethoven
  3. Allegro in G Major (Etude L.4)

    1. Fix the blue pen.
  4. Dragon Fly (Etude L.4)

    1. Think about stick fingers into accents
  5. Mozart Piano Concert No. 9 in E-flat Major, K271

    1. Menuetto: mm. 233 - 255 hands alone
    2. Listen to Playlist
  6. Beethoven Sonatina in F Major: Anh. 5 No. 2 (L.5)

    1. Fix blue pen 
  7. ***Morning Prayer by Tchaikovsky (L.3)

    1. Top Voices to pass.
  8. Potential New Piece: Four Rondos Op 60 No 4., Rondo-Toccata 

Review (choose two pieces to remove from review)

  1. Left Alone

  2. Clementi

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

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

  5. Diabelli Op. 151 No. 4

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

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

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

  9. Clowns by Dmitri Kabalevsky (List C)

  10. The Wind by Chee-Hwa Tan (L.2 Etude)
  11. Etude in C Major Op. 261 No. 3 by C. Czerny (L.2 Etude)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  20. "Adagio" by DANIEL STEIBELT

  21. Celebration by Anne Crosby

  22. Etude in G-flat Major