Please practice intervals on the piano for two mins every day. Really pay attention to which pitch is higher and which is lower. Continue to work on the chromatic scale.
Play the correct rhythms on the page, not the melodies you know. Please come into your next lesson with all the notes learned. If I point to a note you need to be able to identify what it is. Continue to work on the Christmas music.
Hi Emma- I'm excited to work with you! You're going to be very easy to teach, and I can tell you'll pick up on things quickly. What I need you to do for this week: Please either purchase Maxime Alphonse Book 1, or download it for free (legally) from imslp.org and print it out before the next lesson. Begin to [...]
Please practice 45 minutes to an Hour a day (I know you're busy! Do your best. Even if you can't do that much- get as much focused practice as you can. Quality over quantity.) For next week please bring in the Bach Cello Suite #5 Sarabande with all the fingerings fully memorized. Please also start to introduce minor scales into [...]
Please practice at least 30 Minutes a day. (This is time outside of class.) Work on G chromatic scale, O Canada Focus on learning all fingerings and have them committed to memory. Then, make sure rhythm is accurate. Continue to try and work on playing higher. Please purchase Breeze-Easy Method for French Horn Book 1.