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Jack S

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June 3rd

 

1) Please piano books:

 

      Alfred's Adult All-in-One Course - Level 1 (Book)     Alfred's -Book 1 - Adult All-In-One Course

 

      Bastien Music Flash Cards      Bastien Music Flash Cards

 

2) Scales -

     C-Scale - 1 octaves (8 notes) - (code: 3)

      *Hands Separately First REALLY well!!!

    RH - 1(C)-2(D)-3(E)-1(F)-2(G)-3(A)-4(B)-5(C) going up

    RH - 5(C)-4(B)-3(A)-2(G)-1(F)-3(E)-2(D)-1(C) going down

 

    LH - 5(C)-4(B)-3(A)-2(G)-1(F)-3(E)-2(D)-1(C) going up

    LH - 1(C)-2(D)-3(E)-1(F)-2(G)-3(A)-4(B)-5(C) going down

 

    C-Scale - 2 octaves (15 notes) -

   (HANDS SEPARATELY code: 3-4-3) (HANDS TOGETHER code: 3-3-4-4-3-3)

    *Hands Separately First REALLY well!!! & Then together

    RH - 1-2-3-1-2-3-4-1-2-3-1-2-3-4-5 going up

    LH - 5-4-3-2-1-3-2-1-4-3-2-1-3-2-1 going up

 

    RH - 5-4-3-2-1-3-2-1-4-3-2-1-3-2-1 going down

    LH - 1-2-3-1-2-3-4-1-2-3-1-2-3-4-5 going down

 

    C-Arpeggio 1 Octave- Playing a Triad one note at time

      *hands separately & hands together

     a) Rule #1 - No 4th finger

     b) Remember your 3 notes

     c) No flying & keep fingers spread out

     RH - 1(C)-2(E)-3(G)-5(C) going up

     RH - 5 (C)-3(G)-2(E)-1(C) going down

 

     LH - 5 (C)-3(E)-2(G)-1(C) going down

     LH - 5(C)-2(G)-3(E)-1(C)  going up

 

     C-Arpeggio 2 Octave - Playing a Triad one note at time

      *hands separately & hands together

     a) Rule #1 - No 4th finger

     b) Remember your 3 notes

     c) No flying & keep fingers spread out

     RH - 1(C)-2(E)-3(G)-1(C)-2(E)-3(G)-5(C) going up

     LH - 5 (C)-3(E)-2(G)-1(C)-3(E)-2(G)-1(C) going down

 

     RH - 5 (C)-3(G)-2(E)-1(C)-3(G)-2(E)-1(C) going down

     LH - 1(C)-2(G)-3(E)-1(C)-2(G)-3(E)-5(C) going up

 

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1) Scales & Arpeggios (Quarter, Eighth & 4 Notes Slurs) - metronome at 75

    C-Scale - 3 Octaves                                        C-Arpeggio (C, E, G)

                                                                                               *pluck and say notes 

    Am Scale - 1 Octaves (ALL 3)                       Am-Arpeggio (A, C, E)

    G-Scale (F#) - 2 Octaves                                G-Arpeggio (G, B, D)

    Em Scale - 2 Octaves (ALL 3)                       Em-Arpeggio (E, G, B)

    D-Scale (F#, C#) 2 Octave                             D-Arpeggio (D, F#, A)

    Bm Scale (F#, C#) - 1 Octaves (ALL 3)         Bm-Arpeggio (B, D, F#)

    A-Scale (F#, C#, G#) - 2 Octaves                   A-Arpeggio (A, C#, E)

    E-Scale (F#, C#, G#, D#) - 2 Octaves            E-Arpeggio (E, G#, B)

    B-Scale (F#, C#, G#, D#, A#) - 2 Octaves      B-Arpeggio (B, D#, F#)

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

    F#-Scale (F#, C#, G#, D#, A#, E#) - 2 Octaves      F#-Arpeggio (F#, A#, C#)

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

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    F-Scale (Bb) - 2 Octaves                                  F-Arpeggio (F, A, C)

    Dm-Scale (Bb) - 2 Octaves                              Dm,-Arpeggio (D, F, A)

    Bb-Scale (Bb, Eb) - 2 Octaves                         Bb-Arpeggio (Bb, D, F)

    Gm-Scale (Bb, Eb) - 1 Octaves                        Gm,-Arpeggio (G, Bb, D)

    Eb-Scale (Bb, Eb, Ab) -2 Octaves                    Eb-Arpeggio (Eb, G, Bb)

    *back cover of Solos and Etues 

    Ab-Scale (Bb, Eb, Ab, Db) -2 Octaves             Ab-Arpeggio (Ab, C, Eb)

    Db-Scale (Bb, Eb, Ab, Db, Gb) -2 Octaves      Db-Arpeggio (Db, F, Ab)

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

 

 

1) Rustique

 

2) Position Pieces - pg. 10-12

 

3) 3rd & 5th Position String Builder - pg. 17

 

4) Theory - pg. 61

 

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