Cello Beginner II: Week #6
List of Goals for the week:
Warm Up: long tones, all scales
Scale: C, D, G, C and G sequenced
Technique: Dynamic bows
Paragraph summary of what was covered in class
We learned dynamic bows, which is grow or reduce the volume of a single bow by increasing or decreasing speed and/or pressure. We also practiced the piece in its entirety, bowed.
Assignment for next week
Warm up on dynamic long tones this week. If you haven’t begun memorizing the piece, begin to test yourself by playing sections of it from memory.