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Dvorak, Women Pianists,
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March Teacher's Guide
Born: 1841 - Died: 1904
To hear how to pronounce his name:
New World Symphony
4th Movement - As you listen, what does the music remind you of? What
instruments do you hear playing? What emotions do you feel listening to
it - excited, sad, happy, etc.?
Op. 46, No. 1 in C major:
Piano version: how does it sound different from the
Op. 72, No. 2 in E minor:
Humoresque - This one may sound familiar. Did you
realize it was composed by Dvorak?
Rosalyn Tureck -
J.S.Bach, Prelude and Fugue in A Minor
Rosina Lhevinne -
Chopin Piano Concerto No.1 3rd Movement
Memorize these simple melodies away from the
piano. Look at each example and try to find all the little
details, such as: 1. Shape of the melody and where it changes
direction 2. Intervals between notes 3. Repeating patterns. Then
try to play them on the piano and see how you did. Go to the
article in this issue for more tips.
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