Romance Op. 123, No. 7

Cécile Chaminade

Excerpt of Romance Op. 123, No. 7

Difficulty Level

Themes

Video

Elements

1st and 2nd Endings

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Notation

Symbols that indicate different measures to play during repeated sections.

32nd Notes

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Rhythm

Notes whose lengths are equal to half the value of one sixteenth note.

Broken 5ths Accompaniment

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Accompaniment Patterns

A type of accompaniment pattern that primarily uses broken 5th intervals with simple or slow-moving rhythms.

Crescendo and Diminuendo

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Expression

Indications instructing the player to play gradually louder (crescendo) or softer (diminuendo).

Details

Title

Romance Op. 123, No. 7

Year

1906

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

23

Student Ages

Teaching Tips

Block the Broken Chords,

Focus On Expressive Markings,

Play Similar Passages Together,

Study the Contour of the Individual Voices,

Work on Creating a Good Tone,

Work on Expressive Phrasing