The Little Wanderer Op. 140, No. 13

Cornelius Gurlitt

Excerpt of The Little Wanderer Op. 140, No. 13

Difficulty Level

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 Notes

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Rhythm

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

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.

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.

Details

Title

The Little Wanderer Op. 140, No. 13

Publisher

Year

1891

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

64

Student Ages

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Focus on the Left Hand Accompaniment Patterns,

Isolate Voices,

Make Rhythmic Exercises Using Difficult Rhythms,

Map Out Hand Position Shifts,

Play Only the Bottom Note of the Accompaniment Pattern,

Slow Practice,

Tap and Count