Squinchy-Pinchy Shoes

Nancy Faber

Excerpt of Squinchy-Pinchy Shoes

Difficulty Level

Video

Elements

Accidentals

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Intervals

Sharps, flats and naturals that do not appear in a key signature.

Blocked 3rds

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Intervals

Two notes played together, usually in one hand but sometimes in both, whose distance is the interval of a 3rd of any quality.

Five Finger Scales

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Scales

Simple five-note scales whose notes fit within a comfortable hand shape; applied when more than one such scale appears in a piece.

Half Notes

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Rhythm

Notes whose lengths are equal to one half the value of a whole note.

Details

Title

Squinchy-Pinchy Shoes

Composer

Year

2005

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

31

Teacher Duet

Yes

Lyrics

Yes

Student Age

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Clap and Count,

Demonstrate,

Play Similar Passages Together,

Play Small Segments,

Sing the Words,

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