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April 12th

 

1) Lesson Book -  pg. 57-58

 

2) Theory - pg. 52

 

3) Scales & Arpeggios - Hands Together  (Start Lower)

     stop the skipping

    WITH METRONOME AT 70 for triplets

    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# up only                 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)

    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)

    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)

     *when you get to the 2 white keys go to the low one first then the high one- THEY ALTERNATE!!!

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

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

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

      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)

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

     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)

 

 

 

 

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

      *hands separately & hands together

     a) Rule #1 - No 3rd & 5th finger

     b) Thumb goes on a white key!

     c) No flying & keep fingers spread out

     RH - 4(C#)-1(E#)-2(G#)-4(C#)-1(E#)-2(G#)-4(C#) going up

     RH - 4(C#)-2(G#)-1(E#)-4(C#)-2(G#)-1(E#)-4(C#) going down

 

     LH - 2(C#)-1(E#)-4(G#)-2(C#)-1(E#)-4(G#)-2(C#) going down

     LH - 2(C#)-4(G#)-1(E#)-2(C#)-4(G#)-1(E#)-2(C#) going up

 

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