Ballade Op. 100, No. 15

Friedrich Burgmüller

Excerpt of Ballade Op. 100, No. 15

Difficulty Level

Video

Elements

16th Notes

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Rhythm

Notes whose lengths are equal to one-sixteenth the value of a whole note or one quarter of a quarter note.

8th Notes

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Rhythm

Notes whose lengths are equal to one-eighth the value of a whole note or half the value of a quarter note.

Accents

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Expression

Indications instructing the player to put special emphasis on notes.

Blocked Chord Accompaniment

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Accompaniment Patterns

A type of accompaniment pattern that primarily uses root-position major and minor triads with simple or slow-moving rhythms.

Details

Title

Ballade Op. 100, No. 15

Publisher

Year

1852

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signatures

Time Signature

# of Measures

96

Student Ages

Teaching Tips

Choose Good Fingerings,

Clap and Count,

Focus On Expressive Markings,

Hands Separate Practice,

Highlight Dynamic Contrasts,

Highlight the Contrast in Articulation,

Make Rhythmic Exercises Using Difficult Rhythms,

Map Out Hand Position Shifts