Acrobats Afloat

Elizabeth W. Greenleaf

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Elements

Blocked 5ths Accompaniment

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Accompaniment Patterns

A type of accompaniment pattern that primarily uses repeating blocked 5ths in a single position with simple or slow-moving rhythms.

C Major Five Finger Scale

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Scales

A simple scale that contains the first five notes of the C Major scale.

D.C. al Coda

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Notation

An indication instructing the player to go back to the beginning of a piece, then jump to the coda when "al coda" or "to coda" is reached.

Elementary Single Note Accompaniment

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Accompaniment Patterns

A type of accompaniment pattern where only one note is played at a time, usually within a single five finger scale and with simple rhythms.

Details

Title

Acrobats Afloat

Publisher

Year

2004

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

36

Student Age

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Help Student Achieve Sensitive and Musical Playing,

Highlight Dynamic Contrasts,

Map Out Hand Position Shifts,

Work on Creating a Good Tone