Notes whose lengths are equal to one-eighth the value of a whole note or half the value of a quarter note.
Chord tones played together that are not part of an accompaniment pattern.
Chords with alternate ordering of their tones where the root is placed either in the middle or at the top of the chord.
Crescendo and Diminuendo
Indications instructing the player to play gradually louder (crescendo) or softer (diminuendo).
- Choose Good Fingerings
- Focus On Expressive Markings
- Hands Separate Practice
- Highlight Dynamic Contrasts
- Map Out Hand Position Shifts
- Play Small Segments
- Slow Practice