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