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September 3rd

 

PIANO

 

0) Please play all chords types (major, minor, diminished, augmented)

     for ALL keys with BOTH Hands! Remember to also go through inversions

 

1) Lesson Book -Chopin

 

2) Adult Theory Book - Review REVERSING key signatures

 

3) FLASHCARDS!

 

4) Scales & Arpeggios - Hands Together 

    Chromatic Scale 

    C-Scale (no sharps)                                                 C-Arpeggio - (C, E, G)

    3-3-4-4-3-3  RH(1) LH(5)                                        no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

    Am-Scale (no sharps) F#, G#                                 Am-Arpeggio - (A, C, E)

    3-3-4-4-3-3  RH(1) LH(5)                                        no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

    G-Scale (F#)                                                            G-Arpeggio - (G, B, D)

    3-3-4-4-3-3  RH(1) LH(5)                                        no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

    Em-Scale (F#) C#, D#                                             Em-Arpeggio - (E, G, B)

    3-3-4-4-3-3  RH(1) LH(5)                                        no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

    D-Scale (F#, C#)                                                      D-Arpeggio - (D, F#, A)

    3-3-4-4-3-3  RH(1) LH(5)                                        no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

    Bm-Scale (F#, C#) G# & A# up only                      Bm-Arpeggio - (B, D, F#)

    Groups of 2 (3rd) & 3 (4th) -RH(1) LH(4)               no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

    A-Scale (F#, C#, G#)                                               A-Arpeggio - (A, C#, E)

    3-3-4-4-3-3  RH(1) LH(5)                                        no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

    E-Scale (F#, C#, G#, D#)                                        E-Arpeggio - (E, G#, B)

    3-3-4-4-3-3  RH(1) LH(5)                                        no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

    B-Scale (F#, C#, G#, D#, A#) also Cb                    B-Arpeggio - (B, D#, F#)

    2 Black (3rd) & 3 black (4th) -RH(1) LH(4)             no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

    *Cb-Scale (Bb, Eb, Ab, Db, Gb, Cb, Fb)

     *when you get to the 2 white keys always go the lower one! 

    F#-Scale (F#, C#, G#, D#, A#, E#) also Gb           F#-Arpeggio - (F#, A#, C#)

    2 Black (3rd) & 3 black (4th) -RH(2) LH(4)            no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

    *Gb-Scale (Bb, Eb, Ab, Db, Gb, Cb)

     C# Scale (F#, C#, G#, D#, A#, E#, B#) also Db     C#-Arpeggio - (C#, E#, G#)

    2 Black (3rd) & 3 black (4th) RH(2) LH(3)              no 3rd or 5th -RH(4) LH(2)

    *Db-Scale (Bb, Eb, Ab, Db, Gb)

     *when you get to the 2 white keys always go the higher one! 

    F-Scale (Bb)                                                             F-Arpeggio - (F, A, C)

    2 Black (3rd) & 3 black (4th) RH(2) LH(3)              no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

    *go to the upper white key 

    Dm-Scale (Bb) C#, B                                            Dm-Arpeggio - (D, F, A)

    3-3-4-4-3-3  RH(1) LH(5)                                         no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

      Bb-Scale (Bb, Eb)                                                  

     One hand is on 3 the other is on 4 -RH(4) LH(3)    Bb-Arpeggio - (Bb, D, F)

      *Always go under the black key & hit the upper white key   no 4th or 5th finger -RH(3) LH(3)

    Gm-Scale (Bb, Eb) F#, E                                      Gm-Arpeggio - (G, Bb, D)

    3-3-4-4-3-3  RH(1) LH(5)                                         no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

      Eb-Scale (Bb, Eb, Ab)                                            Eb-Arpeggio - (Eb, G, Bb)

     Groups of 2 (3rd) & 3 (4th) -RH(3) LH(3)              no 3rd or 5th -RH(4) LH(2)

     Cm-Scale (Bb, Eb, Ab)  A & B up only           Cm-Arpeggio - (C, Eb, G)

     3-3-4-4-3-3  RH(1) LH(5)                                       no 4th finger -RH(1) LH(5)

     Ab-Scale (Bb, Eb, Ab, Db)                                     Ab-Arpeggio - (Ab, C, Eb)

     4-4-3-3-4-4 then 3-3-4-4-3-3 -RH(3) LH(3)           no 3rd or 5th -RH(4) LH(2)

 

 

VIOLA

 

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1) Scales & Arpeggios (Quarter, Eighth & 4 Notes Slurs) - metronome at

    C-Scale - 2 Octaves                                        C-Arpeggio (C, E, G)

    G-Scale (F#) - 1 Octaves                                G-Arpeggio (G, B, D)

    D-Scale (F#, C#) 1 Octave                              D-Arpeggio (D, F#, A)

    A-Scale (F#, C#, G#) 1 Octave                       A-Arpeggio (A, C#, E)

    E-Scale (F#, C#, G#, D#) 1 Octave                E-Arpeggio (E, G#, B)

 

2) Muller Rusch - Lesson 11

 

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