hello Deb …thankyou for letting me know that the video is now visible and for listening….you are right I do need to slow down …have done everything in my life at speed ….so I need to get the metronome out and concentrate on the music and the notes instead of ‘getting to the end’ Happy Playing to all LuLu
I have been very lax with this journal…but I live [and work] on my farm and we have been trying to get 3 mobs of sheep shorn …the weather has been against us …with showers and then heavy rain …[i am not complaining about the rain we can’t live without it]..but we have got 2 mobs dry and shorn Hooray!! only 1 mob to go…..I do the cooking…[Read more]
this is a first take of the practice routine 2….I am still trying to get the 2.3 and 2.4 exercises a bit better … I have not used tasto and ponticello very much nor block chords…so need to work on them
Thankyou to all for the speedy replies…..Sanne..the piece is “Song and Dance ” by Joep Wanders…from a book called Pro Trirando and concentrates a lot on arpeggios
Julie thankyou for the video… the percussion work was really helpful…loved the little boys in the middle😊
Roger the melody is grouped in quavers…12 12 123 and the bass is a…[Read more]
Thankyou Deb ….I am working on the practice routine 2…and have been faithfully doing my 1+ hours 5 days a week ….nearly ready to upload a video of the routine … I find it is good to use these practice routines they make me think about what I am doing and listen to myself Happy Playing Lulu
Hello Dave …thankyou so much for your lovely comments….I love this piece and feel it is almost like a meditation….I have started working on the practice routines for grade one and to get a good tone and play up to speed is a challenge for me and I will have to listen to what I am playing …sometimes I just play along in a daze I…[Read more]
I have been looking through all the sections on this site and find it all very interesting ….so I’m going to do as Simon advised at the beginning of this section….
SHORT TERM…each week to work on the tech stuff from grade 1 unit 1,2 and 3 and onwards until I find my level
MEDIUM TERM 2-6 months….. Works in CGC repertoire grade 1 and…[Read more]
Hello Barbara …thankyou for listening …I think of this piece as a lovely dream rather than a frightening one ….but can’t get the feel I want……I have downloaded the tech. stuff fro grade one and will work my way through the grades until I find my level….very friendly people on this website aren’t they
Thank you to all the people who helped me get this video uploaded…never done anything like this before………I feel it is too heavy and I do have limited movement in my fingers because of the arthritis…any ideas?
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