Important Errand

Jon George

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Difficulty Level

Mood

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.

Broken 5ths Accompaniment

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Accompaniment Patterns

A type of accompaniment pattern that primarily uses broken 5th intervals with simple or slow-moving rhythms.

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.

Elementary Single Note Accompaniment

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Accompaniment Patterns

A type of accompaniment pattern where only one note is played at a time, usually within a single five finger scale and with simple rhythms.

Details

Title

Important Errand

Composer

Publisher

Year

1974

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

Student Age

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Hands Separate Practice,

Slow Practice,

Study the Contour of the Melody