Scheherazade Op. 68, No. 32

Robert Schumann

Excerpt of Scheherazade Op. 68, No. 32

Sheet Music

(Individual)

Difficulty Level

Video

Elements

Rolled Chords

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Chords

A blocked chord whose notes are played quickly in succession which gives the chord a harp-like sound.

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A Tempo

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Meter

An Italian term meaning "in time"; an indication instructing the player to return to the original tempo after a deviation.

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Broken Chords

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Chords

Chord tones played one note at a time that are not part of an accompaniment pattern.

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Chromatic Scale

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Scales

A scale comprised of only semitones which uses all 12 notes.

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Details

Title

Scheherazade Op. 68, No. 32

Alternate Title

Sheherazade

Year

1848

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

46

Student Ages

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Focus On Expressive Markings,

Help Student Achieve Sensitive and Musical Playing,

Isolate Voices,

Work on a Smooth Legato Touch,

Work on Creating a Good Tone,

Work on Expressive Phrasing