German Dance in F Major WoO 8, No. 3

Ludwig van Beethoven

Excerpt of German Dance in F Major WoO 8, No. 3

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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.

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Broken Octave Accompaniment

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Accompaniment Patterns

A type of accompaniment pattern that primarily uses broken octave intervals with simple or slow-moving rhythms.

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Clef Changes

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Notation

More than one clef used in a staff in a single piece or movement.

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Extended Hand Positions

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Hand and Finger Techniques

Hand positions that require stretching beyond a five finger scale; usually to play intervals that are 6ths or greater.

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Details

Title

German Dance in F Major WoO 8, No. 3

Year

1795

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

32

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Teaching Tips

Highlight Dynamic Contrasts,

Highlight the Contrasting Characters of Each Section,

Isolate Voices,

Play Without the Ornaments,

Work on Bringing Out the Bouncy Character With a Light, Nimble Touch,

Work on Creating a Good Tone,

Work on Expressive Phrasing