November 27th, 2017

Warmup:

LH Pull Offs (always one finger on the string)
21
32
43
42
41
31

RH Velocity (150bpm - different sound on every other beat)
im slow/fast
ma slow/fast
ia slow/fast

B minor Harmonic - cadence chords - simply finger combinations

Sight Reading

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Beautiful tone

Repertoire:
difficult passages - simplify fingering and slow down - build up to the full chord

Prelude No. 1 by Villa-Lobos
Prelude No. 4 by Villa-Lobos

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exercises for Prelude #4
(2 times each)

change your 4 speeds:
faster? slower? choose the appropriate speed in the moment

October 30th, 2017

Warmup:

LH Pull Offs (also on 1 string)
21
32
43
42
41
31

RH Velocity
im slow/fast
ma slow/fast
ia slow/fast

B minor Harmonic

Sight Reading

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Beautiful tone

Repertoire:

Prelude No. 1 by Villa-Lobos
Prelude No. 4 by Villa-Lobos

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exercises for Prelude #4
(2 times each)

change your 4 speeds:
faster? slower? choose the appropriate speed in the moment
each day might be different.

Do a measure at a time. Link the measures.

measure 11 -- 70 bpm
m 11 -- 90 bpm
m 11 -- 80 bpm
m 11 -- 100 bpm
measure 12 -- 70 bpm
m 12 -- 90 bpm

October 9th, 2017

Warmup:

LH Pull Offs
21
32
43
42
41
31

RH Velocity
im slow/fast
ma slow/fast
ia slow/fast

E minor Harmonic

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Beautiful tone

Repertoire:

Prelude No. 1 by Villa-Lobos
Prelude No. 4 by Villa-Lobos

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exercises for Prelude #4
(2 times each)

change your 4 speeds:
faster? slower? choose the appropriate speed in the moment
each day might be different.

Do a measure at a time. Link the measures.

measure 11 -- 70 bpm
m 11 -- 90 bpm
m 11 -- 80 bpm
m 11 -- 100 bpm
measure 12 -- 70 bpm
m 12 -- 90 bpm
m 12 -- 80 bpm
m 12 -- 100 bpm

September 11th, 2017

Warmup:

Beautiful tone

Repertoire:

Prelude No. 1 by Villa-Lobos
Prelude No. 4 by Villa-Lobos

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exercises for Prelude #4
(2 times each)

change your 4 speeds:
faster? slower?
each day might be different.

measure 11 -- 70 bpm
m 11 -- 90 bpm
m 11 -- 80 bpm
m 11 -- 100 bpm
measure 12 -- 70 bpm
m 12 -- 90 bpm
m 12 -- 80 bpm
m 12 -- 100 bpm
measure 13 -- 70 bpm
m 13 -- 90 bpm
m 13 -- 80 bpm
m 13 -- 100 bpm
measure 14 -- 70 bpm
m 14 -- 90 bpm
m 14 -- 80 bpm
m 14 -- 100 bpm
measure 15 -- 70 bpm
m 15 -- 90 bpm
m 15 -- 80 bpm
m 15 -- 100 bpm

August 21st, 2017

Warmup:

Beautiful tone

Repertoire:

Prelude No. 1 by Villa-Lobos
Prelude No. 4 by Villa-Lobos

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exercises for Prelude #4
(2 times each)

change your 4 speeds:
faster? slower?
each day might be different.

measure 11 -- 70 bpm
m 11 -- 90 bpm
m 11 -- 80 bpm
m 11 -- 100 bpm
measure 12 -- 70 bpm
m 12 -- 90 bpm
m 12 -- 80 bpm
m 12 -- 100 bpm
measure 13 -- 70 bpm
m 13 -- 90 bpm
m 13 -- 80 bpm
m 13 -- 100 bpm
measure 14 -- 70 bpm
m 14 -- 90 bpm
m 14 -- 80 bpm
m 14 -- 100 bpm
measure 15 -- 70 bpm
m 15 -- 90 bpm
m 15 -- 80 bpm
m 15 -- 100 bpm

July 24th, 2017

1 practice session each day

Warmup:
Right Hand Burst 1
without thumb - big knuckles over tips of RH fingers
#2 articulation play/plant

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados

mai, 
ima
, iam

LH Hammmer-ons

E Minor Harmonic
tremolando (4 times each note)
im
ma

Prelude No. 1 by Villa-Lobos

use Capo Touch app

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bring back previous repertoire

Prelude no 4
A section

B section
chord diagrams

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exercises for Prelude #4
(2 times each)
measure 11 -- 70 bpm
m 11 -- 90 bpm
m 11 -- 80 bpm
m 11 -- 100 bpm
measure 12 -- 70 bpm
m 12 -- 90 bpm

July 10th, 2017

1 practice session each day

Warmup:
Right Hand Burst 1
without thumb - big knuckles over tips of RH fingers
#2 articulation play/plant

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados

mai, 
ima
, iam

LH Hammmer-ons

E Minor Harmonic
tremolando (4 times each note)
im
ma

Prelude No. 1 by Villa-Lobos

use Capo Touch app

--

bring back previous repertoire

Prelude no 4
A section

B section
chord diagrams

June 5th, 2017

1 practice session each day

Warmup:
Right Hand Burst 1
without thumb - big knuckles over tips of RH fingers
#2 articulation play/plant

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados

mai, 
ima
, iam

LH Hammmer-ons

E Minor Harmonic
tremolando (4 times each note)
im
ma

Prelude No. 1 by Villa-Lobos

use Capo Touch app

--

bring back previous repertoire

Prelude no 4?

May 22nd, 2017

1 practice session each day

Warmup:
Right Hand Burst 1
without thumb - big knuckles over tips of RH fingers
#2 articulation play/plant

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados

mai, 
ima
, iam

LH Hammmer-ons

E Minor Harmonic
tremolando (4 times each note)
im
ma

Prelude No. 1 by Villa-Lobos

use Capo Touch app

May 8th, 2017

1 practice session each day

Warmup:
Right Hand Burst 1
without thumb - big knuckles over tips of RH fingers
#2 articulation play/plant

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados

mai, 
ima
, iam

LH Hammmer-ons

E Minor Harmonic
tremolando (4 times each note)
im
ma

Prelude No. 1 by Villa-Lobos

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