• Keep working on the descending G major scale in parts (G to D then G to B then the whole thing) slurred and connected
  • Try to keep your tongued phrases connected, without too much space between notes
  • Exaggerate your dynamics, playing piano as quietly as possible and forte about 90% of your possible volume


  • Keep working on rhythms, clapping songs before you play them
  • Keep working on your breathing, taking deep breaths as part of your warmup; try to stretch your lungs
  • Make sure you always take a big breath before you play