Imperial Sonatina, Mov. 1 - Allegro risoluto

Dennis Alexander

Excerpt of Imperial Sonatina, Mov. 1 - Allegro risoluto

Difficulty Level

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.

Anacrusis

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Meter

Sometimes called upbeats or pickup notes; a note or series of notes that precede and give stress to the first downbeat of a piece.

Blocked Chords

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Chords

Chord tones played together that are not part of an accompaniment pattern.

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

Imperial Sonatina, Mov. 1 - Allegro risoluto

Publisher

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

32

Student Age

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Hands Separate Practice,

Map Out Hand Position Shifts,

Practice Scalar Passages in Rhythms,

Slow Practice