Harmony in late Brahms

January 18,2019

Harmonic wonders in Brahms’ Intermezzo Op 117 No 3 in C# Minor

#1: The key

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Sometimes it’s not that complicated; it’s just a matter of black and white

January 16,2019

Key signatures remain a stumbling block for certain types of students.

We were reading the middle section of the Mozart “Rondo alla Turca” – the section with the seemingly endless running sixteenths in the right hand.

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Handling wide chords or arpeggios (especially if the pianist has a small hand)

January 09,2019

 

The opening chords of Rachmaninoff’s Second Piano Concerto

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