Old Dance Op. 27, No. 7

Dmitri Kabalevsky

Excerpt of Old Dance Op. 27, No. 7

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.

Crescendo and Diminuendo

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Expression

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

Legato

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Expression

A type of articulation indicating the player to play smoothly and seamlessly, with the notes slightly overlapped.

Ornaments

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Expression

Embellishments added to melodies that serve to decorate, increase interest, and allow performers to add their own unique expressiveness.

Details

Title

Old Dance Op. 27, No. 7

Year

1938

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

22

Student Age

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Hands Separate Practice,

Play Small Segments,

Slow Practice