At Night on the River Op. 27, No. 4

Dmitri Kabalevsky

Excerpt of At Night on the River Op. 27, No. 4

Difficulty Level

Style

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.

Crescendo and Diminuendo

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Expression

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

Crossing Over Thumb

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Hand and Finger Techniques

The physical motion of crossing fingers 2, 3, 4, or 5 over the thumb; used when playing scalar passages or outside of five finger scales.

Details

Title

At Night on the River Op. 27, No. 4

Year

1938

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

Student Age

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Hands Separate Practice,

Play Small Segments,

Slow Practice