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November 3rd

 

1) How to sit at the piano:

     a) line belly button up with middle C

     b) Elbows should be able to tuck in front of the belly if sitting far away

     c) Keep wrists straight

     d) Fingers curved at all times so the thumbs can reach the keyboard

 

2) Practice saying the musical alphabet A-B-C-D-E-F-G forward & backwards!

 

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

    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) - (code: 3-3-4-4-3-3)

    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

 

4) Please purchase the following books & flashcards:

 

Alfred's Basic Piano Course - Lesson Book (Complete Levels 2 & 3)     Alfred's Lesson Book Complete Levels 2 & 3

 

Alfred's Basic Piano Course - Recital Book Complete Levels 2 & 3     Alfred's Recital Book Complete Levels 2 & 3

 

Alfred's Basic Piano Course - Theory Book (Complete Levels 2 & 3)     Alfred's Theory Book Complete Levels 2 & 3

 

Alfred's Basic Piano Course - Notespeller Book Complete Levels 2 & 3     Alfred's Notespeller Book Complete Levels 2 & 3

 

Alfred's Basic Piano Course Duet Book, Book 2     Alfred's Duet Book - Level 2

 

     Alfred's Basic Piano Course - Flash Cards (Levels 1A & 1B)     Alfred's Flash Cards 1A/1B

 

     Alfred's Basic Piano Course Flash Cards     Alfred's Flash Cards Levels 2-3

 

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