CLAIRE MUSIC ASSIGNMENTS | WEDS at 4:15 > SKYPE

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  • JANUARY & FEBRUARY 2021
  • LEARN THESE WIND ENSEMBLE PIECES:
  • LESSON OVERVIEW – DECEMBER 16, 2020
      • Weber Concerto. Next time start on the Lento
      • PDF MUSIC/COMPLETE VERSION
        • Adagio ma non troppo = 52 bpm
        • THEME/Andate = 84 bpm
        • Poco piu vivo = 84-112* bpm — *target tempo
        • VAR 1:  Meno mosso = 84-100* bpm — *target tempo
        • VAR 2:  Poco piu vivo = 84-112* bpm — *target tempo
        • Lento = 63
  • ONGOING:
      • Melodious & Progressive Studies | Page 25
      • Pop Quiz | Practical Studies
        • Page 28, #49 > 12/2: Try to play “in 1” = FAST
        • Jan 6 > Page 12, #17 > Marcia > D minor
        • Jan 6 > Page 18, #30 > Allegretto > G minor
  • MINOR SCALES <— LINK
      • Nov 18 – Natural minors | TWO OCTAVES (opt 3 octaves)

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
Jan 6 – Harmonic Minors | TWO or THREE octaves
Nov 4 – Melodic Minors | TWO or THREE octaves
Nov 18 – Natural minors | TWO OCTAVES (opt 3 octaves)

PARES | Working through the WHOLE book!
December 23 > Pages 17-19 > Key of A Major
October 28 > Pages 14-16> Key of Bb 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
PopQuiz Sightreading – Page 21, #34


SOLO CLARINET WORK

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

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