Playing Ball Op. 27, No. 5

Dmitri Kabalevsky

Excerpt of Playing Ball Op. 27, No. 5

Difficulty Level

Theme

Video

Elements

16th Notes

Image of the 16th Notes element

Rhythm

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

8th Notes

Image of the 8th Notes element

Rhythm

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

Accidentals

Image of the Accidentals element

Intervals

Sharps, flats and naturals that do not appear in a key signature.

Blocked 3rds

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Intervals

Two notes played together, usually in one hand but sometimes in both, whose distance is the interval of a 3rd of any quality.

Details

Title

Playing Ball Op. 27, No. 5

Year

1938

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

54

Student Age

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Demonstrate,

Hands Separate Practice,

Map Out Hand Position Shifts,

Play Small Segments,

Slow Practice