CLAIRE MUSIC ASSIGNMENTS

WEDNESDAYS | 4:00-4:30PM

LESSON OVERVIEW – 10/21/2020
Harmonic minors > 2 octaves
Melodious & Progressive Studies
— PREVIEW:  Page 23 | C# minor
— REVIEW:  Page 22 | E major

CHROMATIC SCALE | Fingering Chart
Low E to high E4
Low E to  G4

MAJOR SCALES
– Circle of Fifths <– LINK
– 12 Major Scales PDF for clarinet

MINOR SCALES <— LINK
Oct 7 – Natural minors | TWO OCTAVES (opt 3 octaves)
Oct 21 – Harmonic Minors | TWO or THREE octaves
Sept 16 – Melodic Minors | TWO or THREE octaves

PARES | Working through the WHOLE book!
Sept 23 – Pages 11-13 > Key of D Major

MELODIOUS & PROGRESSIVE STUDIES
10/14/2020 – Go over all the etudes below and we’ll assign a new one next week .
Page 22 – E Major (Tempo Goal = 180 for the quarter note)

** use Eb fingering (see image left) for any low Bb to low Eb


FIRST PRACTICAL STUDIES



SOLO CLARINET WORK

VCHB HONOR BAND
—- Scene & Air (110 bpm) – PDF MUSIC
—- Ab Major x 2 / C Major x 2 / Chromatic – PDF MUSIC

CLASSICAL CLARINET SOLOS
Mozart K622
Mozart K622 – Complete > July 13 – starting at circle 3 . . . and continue to ?

WHS AUDITION > CBDA 2022 | PDF MUSIC
Concertino Op. 26, C.M. von Weber, ed. Davis (Rubank)
Sept 30 > Section: Beginning through 2
Oct 7 > Section: 3 through 4 (Learning tempo = 144)
Oct 14 > Section: 9 through End

CLARINET SOLO:  SONATE, SAINT SAENS / HS CBDA 2021
– 5/7 – Movement IV (Molto Allegro) — fast! // 8th=144, 152, 160
– 5/7 – Movement I // Dotted quarter = 58
– 5/21 – Movement II // 8th = 120 – 160