Waltz Op. 36, No. 3

Amy Beach

Excerpt of Waltz Op. 36, No. 3

Sheet Music

(Individual)

Difficulty Level

Theme

Video

Elements

Crescendo and Diminuendo

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Expression

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

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Diminished Seventh Chords

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Chords

Four-note chords comprised of the root, minor 3rd, diminished 5th, and diminished 7th; typically have a dominant function.

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Dominant Seventh Chords

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Chords

Four-note chords comprised of the root, major 3rd, perfect 5th, and minor 7th.

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Dotted Half Notes

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Rhythm

Half notes whose lengths are increased by half; equal to three quarter notes.

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Details

Title

Waltz Op. 36, No. 3

Composer

Year

1897

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

96

Student Ages

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Choose Good Fingerings,

Focus On Expressive Markings,

Focus on the Left Hand Accompaniment Patterns,

Map Out Hand Position Shifts,

Work on a Smooth Legato Touch,

Work on Expressive Phrasing