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#1777409 - 10/26/11 09:48 AM Re: Finishing pieces off [Re: Farmer Jim]
John v.d.Brook Offline
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Congrats. Be sure to have your teacher monitor your scales to make certain you're not introducing some bad habits which was come back to haunt you in future years.

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#1777415 - 10/26/11 09:54 AM Re: Finishing pieces off [Re: Farmer Jim]
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I haven't read through the entire thread, but I agree with John that the repertoire you're doing might be a tad too difficult for right now. I also think you're spread too thin, working on too many pieces at once. I'd narrow it down to 3 (or 4 if you're doing easier or shorter pieces).
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#1777811 - 10/26/11 08:29 PM Re: Finishing pieces off [Re: John v.d.Brook]
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Will do John.

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#1777813 - 10/26/11 08:32 PM Re: Finishing pieces off [Re: Morodiene]
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Yeah I think you are right on number of pieces. I have actually gone back to easier stuff and am currently working on Chopin Waltzes (3 off)and Mazurkas (2 off). I am still however trying to "NAIL" - Grieg - Wedding Day at .... and Chopin Etude 25/2.

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