Alone in a Castle

Barbara Arens

Excerpt of Alone in a Castle

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.

Accidentals

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Intervals

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

Blocked 3rds Accompaniment

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Accompaniment Patterns

A type of accompaniment pattern that primarily uses repeating blocked 3rds in a single position with simple or slow-moving rhythms.

Fermatas

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Rhythm

Indications placed above or below notes instructing the player to hold those notes longer than their original notated length.

Details

Title

Alone in a Castle

Year

2018

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

Student Age

Teaching Tips

Choose Good Fingerings,

Demonstrate,

Hands Separate Practice,

Play Small Segments,

Slow Practice,

Tap and Count