September 28th, 2009

Get Music Stand!

Ode to Joy
play for the recital October 6th!

Greensleeves
memorize the first phrase
50x1

Doo-Wop

RH Burst ex 1
through #10

RH Velocity
i m walking
60x2

make a copy of "I've been Working on the Railroad"
Bring it for next lesson

Aura Lee
memorize entire page

September 28th, 2009

Get "Let it Be... Naked"

http://www.amazon.com/Let-Be-Naked-Beatles/dp/B0000DJZA5/ref=sr_1_1?ie=U...

"A Hard Day's Write" by Steve Turner

http://www.amazon.com/Hard-Days-Write-3e-Stories/dp/0060844094/ref=sr_1_...

The Beatles Complete

http://www.amazon.com/Beatles-Complete/dp/0881885959/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&...

Let it Be

Eleanor Rigby

One by U2
intro riff
hammer on exercise

finger 2-3 chords
f maj 7

transitions

September 27th, 2009

Pascal has a hard time practising Andantino and Willow, he finds the pieces very difficult. Especially, Willow. I myself have played both, I really like Andantino and am trying to pass this on to him.

September 26th, 2009

Classical practice:

Carlevaro #1

RH Velocity
120x2

LH Finger Independence #1

Coordination ex 1

Romance Etude

Willow by York

Minuet by Krieger

September 26th, 2009

Beatles Book:

http://www.amazon.com/Beatles-Complete-Scores/dp/0793518326/ref=sr_1_1?i...

or...

http://www.amazon.com/Beatles-Best/dp/0881885975/ref=sr_1_7?ie=UTF8&s=bo...

RH Velocity
90x4

Coordination ex 1
70x4

Fixed Finger ex 2

Back in the USSR

Hello Goodbye

Revolution

Guitar Gently Weeps

Barre Chords
E-Type
A-Type

Play all examples

Fame
transcribe! John Lennon's part

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fame_(David_Bowie_song)#1975_musicians

Listen to:
White Room by Cream

September 26th, 2009

Get a metronome

http://www.amazon.com/Korg-MA-30-Compact-Digital-Metronome/dp/B0002E2O2Q...

Right Hand Secure on either strings or bridge

Hey Jude
Chords 1st Half

Ode to Joy

Rockin Robin

3 string review
forwards and backwards
4x each note

RH velocity
80x2

Fixed Finger ex 1

September 26th, 2009

RH Velocity
72x4

Get Tabulature paper!

Crooked Teeth
Sing LOUDER!
Pre-Chorus
keep 2nd finger down for transition!

Last of the American Girls

American Eulogy
without Mass Hesteria
learn with singing

“She makes enough to survive”

September 26th, 2009

Greensleeves

RH Velocity
86x4 use metronome

Fixed Finger ex 2
no metronome

Notes on 6th String

Doo Wop

Eleanor Rigby

Horse with no name

September 25th, 2009

RH Velocity
140x2

LH Finger Independence #2
Slow and Legato

Under the Bridge

Layla

Don't Stop Believin'
with Guitar Solo

September 25th, 2009

Go to Gryphon:
purchase a slide
http://www.gryphonstrings.com/

RH Velocity
140x2

Etude #1
play with your one beginning and one ending

practice entire piece!