Sharps, flats and naturals that do not appear in a key signature.
Blocked 5ths Accompaniment
A type of accompaniment pattern that primarily uses repeating blocked 5ths in a single position with simple or slow-moving rhythms.
Compound Time Signature
A time signature where the fundamental beat is subdivided in groupings of three instead of two.
Crescendo and Diminuendo
Indications instructing the player to play gradually louder (crescendo) or softer (diminuendo).
- Focus On Expressive Markings
- Isolate Voices
- Play Small Segments
- Slow Practice
- Work on a Smooth Legato Touch
- Work on Creating a Good Tone