Weeks 17 - 18

 
Perfect Day
00:00 / 00:22
Apple Pie
00:00 / 00:18
Very Berry
00:00 / 00:18
Halloween Nightmare
00:00 / 00:18
Winter Skies
00:00 / 00:34

Perfect Day

It's not only a perfect day for cereal, it's also the perfect day to practice sight-reading with your right hand!

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"Perfect Day" MP3

Perfect Day
00:00 / 00:22

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Video Walk-Through

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Playing with Right Hand
Whole Notes
Steps
Quarter Notes
Whole Rests
Repeated Notes
Half Notes
Middle C
Rhythmic Patterns
C Major Five-Finger Pattern
 

Apple Pie

This song is as sweet as apple pie, or at least it can be if you practice with your left hand.

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"Apple Pie" MP3

Apple Pie
00:00 / 00:18

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Video Walk-Through

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Playing with Left Hand
Fifths
Ledger Line Notes
Skips/Thirds
Low C
C Major Broken Triad
 

Very Berry

But your hands together for this Very Berry melody.

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"Very Berry" MP3

Very Berry
00:00 / 00:18

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Video Walk-Through

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Playing with Both Hands
Half Rests
Echo Between Hands
Bass C
Left Hand Weak Finger Exercise
Octave Between Hands
Quarter Rests
C Major Five-Finger Pattern
Finger Number Exercise
 

Halloween Nightmare

There's no need to be afraid of this Halloween Nightmare -as long as you practice!

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"Halloween Nightmare" MP3

Halloween Nightmare
00:00 / 00:18

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Video Walk-Through

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A Minor Five-Finger Pattern
Melodic Pattern with Both Hands
 

Winter Skies

Don't let Winter Skies get you feeling blue! This song is going to be a challenge for a Level A pianist, but with care and practice, it will be a breeze!

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"Winter Skies" MP3

Winter Skies
00:00 / 00:34

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Video Walk-Through

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Playing Hands Together
Block Fourths
"C" Five-Finger Pattern
Dotted Half Notes
Block Thirds
Tie Notes
Block Fifths
"F" Five-Finger Pattern
Treble C
Four-Bar Phrase Structure