Raywinn

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12 Oct

Misty

  • rhythm needs work
    • can be sorted by mental singing (maybe not the best)
    • can be sorted by separate hands practice, get the rhythm right
    • don’t rush

Spanish Dance

  • articulation
    • slurs need to be connected
    • staccatos need to be short

5 Oct

Midnight Ride

  • see all dynamics
  • do softs very soft
  • see pedal as well
  • check note in bar 29 LH

Misty

  • see wrong notes written
  • continue to listen to recording

Spanish Dance

  • check RH fingering

29 Sep

Midnight Ride

  • bar 12, watch notes F#
  • check where chord comes bar 13
  • check number of LH notes bar 23
  • do dynamics that are softer soft in general

Misty

  • see notes that are circled
  • try to learn to the end

22 Sep

Midnight Ride

  • watch fingering bar 2. dynamics must start soft then get louder, not just be loud
  • check notes here
  • bar 23 fingering

Misty

  • phrasing – when we go higher, it is louder, when it is lower, go softer
  • can learn nearly to the end

7 Sep

Midnight Ride

  • work on ending

Misty: new piece

31 Aug

Kinabalu Sunrise

  • DRAMA
    • big contrast between loud and and soft
    • big contrast between slow and fast

Midnight die

  • chromatic scale rules
    • 3 on black notes
    • 1 on white notes
    • 12 in the gaps
    • BUT DON’T CROSS YOUR FINGERS

24 Aug

Kinabalu Sunrise

  • no pedal gaps
  • bar 21, needs more practice
  • pause longer at the end

Raider’s March

  • make sure Bb go through entire piece

Midnight Ride

  • play up to bar 9

17 Aug

Scales

  • E harmonic minor

Kinabalu Sunrise

  • check notes bar 6 LH
  • bar 21, check note
  • check note 23
  • molto ritard – slow down a lot
  • ritard – slow down
  • meno mosso – less movement (slower)
  • a tempo – go back to normal speed

Raider’s march

  • combine hands earlier!
  • be careful with amount of notes
  • slow practice for combination

10 Aug

Kinabalu Sunrise

  • don’t stop at 29!
  • watch out for B natural in bar 6

Scales

  • E harmonic minor

Raider’s march

  • learn 2 lines of RH, 2 lines of LH

3 Aug

Kinabalu

  • for second page, practice hands seperate

20 July

Kinablu

  • Bb key signature
  • 8va means octave higher
  • remember, sometimes LH uses treble clef

13 July

Kinabalu Sunrise

  • make sure you are in the correct position
    • make sure you check where middle C is
  • 8 va means an octave higher
  • check all finger numbers
  • homework: try all of right hand, and some left hand if you can