Promenade

Paul Poston

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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.

Extended Hand Positions

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Hand and Finger Techniques

Hand positions that require stretching beyond a five finger scale; usually to play intervals that are 6ths or greater.

Fermatas

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Rhythm

Indications placed above or below notes instructing the player to hold those notes longer than their original notated length.

Intermediate Two Voices in One Hand

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Texture

A type of texture where one or both hands play more than one voice at a time with large intervals, many hand positions, and complex rhythms.

Details

Title

Promenade

Composer

Year

2018

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

Teaching Tips

Choose Good Fingerings,

Demonstrate,

Isolate Voices,

Play Small Segments,

Slow Practice