Practice Record: May 9, 2018 (Wednesday)

Warm-ups

  • Coordination Exercises
  • C-A-G-E-D Major Scales
  • Étude Simples VI (L. Brouwer) - Purchase
  • Op. 48 No. 5 (M. Giuliani) - Purchase

Arpeggios

  • Giuliani Revisited (C. Berg) arpeggios 77-80 - Purchase
  • Played all the rhythms and alternate rhythms for each arpeggio

Scales

A Major 3 Octave Scale

  • Pattern change (1, 2, 3, 4, 2, 3, 4, 5, 3, 4, 5, 6, etc)

F# Melodic Minor 3 Octaves

  • Pattern change (1, 2, 3, 4, 2, 3, 4, 5, 3, 4, 5, 6, etc)

Virtuoso Slur Exercises

Slurs and Finger Independence Exercises

  • Ex. 1-6

Études

Op. 60 No. 20 (Carcassi) - Purchase

  • Did not practice today

Nuevo Metado, Section 3, Study 8 (D. Aguado) - Purchase

  • Did not practice today

New/Reworking Repertoire

Turegano (F. Moreno-Torroba)

  • Continuity between sections

Vals Venezolano No. 1 (A. Lauro)

  • Slow practice

Capricho Árabe (F. Tárrega) - Purchase

  • Reworking fingering

Repertoire Maintenance Rotation

Vals Venezolano No. 2 (A. Lauro)

  • Switched where shift happens to measure 5 in VII Position
  • Continuing the change in fingering with slow practice and rhythmic variation

Suite del plata no. 1 (M.D. Pujol)- Purchase

  1. Murga

  2. Candombe

    • Stopping practice (from Leschetizky Method)

Torija

Gavote al Estilo Antiguo (A. Barrios Mangoré) - Purchase