The King and the Dragon

Nikolas Sideris

Excerpt of The King and the Dragon

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.

Dotted Half Notes

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Rhythm

Half notes whose lengths are increased by half; equal to three quarter notes.

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.

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.

Details

Title

The King and the Dragon

Year

2014

Instrumentation

Four Hands

Key Signature

Time Signature

Teacher Duet

Yes

Student Age

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Hands Separate Practice,

Map Out Hand Position Shifts,

Play Small Segments,

Slow Practice