New Year's Eve Song Op. 68, No. 43

Robert Schumann

Excerpt of New Year's Eve Song Op. 68, No. 43

Difficulty Level

Mood

Style

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 Note Parallel 3rds

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Intervals

A series of any amount or quality of blocked 3rd intervals that are played in one hand and move up or down in primarily 8th note rhythms.

Blocked Chords

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Chords

Chord tones played together that are not part of an accompaniment pattern.

Chord Inversions

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Chords

Chords with alternate ordering of their tones where the root is placed either in the middle or at the top of the chord.

Details

Title

New Year's Eve Song Op. 68, No. 43

Alternate Title

Silvesterlied

Year

1848

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

21

Student Ages

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Focus On Expressive Markings,

Work on Creating a Good Tone,

Work on Dropping Into the Keys With Full Arm Weight,

Work on Expressive Phrasing