The Old Witch Op. 39, No. 20

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Excerpt of The Old Witch Op. 39, No. 20

Sheet Music

(Individual)

Difficulty Level

Theme

Video

Elements

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.

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8th Rests

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Rhythm

Silence that equals the length of one 8th note.

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Accidentals

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Intervals

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

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Compound Time Signature

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Meter

A time signature where the fundamental beat is subdivided in groupings of three instead of two.

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Details

Title

The Old Witch Op. 39, No. 20

Year

1878

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

46

Holiday

Student Ages

Teaching Tips

Hands Separate Practice,

Highlight the Contrast in Articulation,

Map Out Hand Position Shifts,

Work on Bringing Out the Bouncy Character With a Light, Nimble Touch