Fingering in cromatic scales???

Posted by: Junirollo

Fingering in cromatic scales??? - 02/03/02 11:23 PM

which one is the best fingering for a cromatic scales like the one in "fur Elise" or in "the flight of the bumble bee"???
Posted by: JS

Re: Fingering in cromatic scales??? - 02/04/02 12:27 AM

The two most popular ways seem to be:

(starting on G - ascending)
123412313123

(starting on C - ascending)
13131231313123, etc...
Posted by: iamcanadian

Re: Fingering in cromatic scales??? - 02/05/02 09:03 PM

I like the second one there better

Right hand -> 1313123131312
That's how i do it, and its pretty easy
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[ February 05, 2002: Message edited by: iamcanadian ]
Posted by: ryan

Re: Fingering in cromatic scales??? - 02/06/02 03:27 PM

It's easy, but the first one is faster. Much faster. I use them both, the first when I need raw speed and sometimes the second if I want better articulation. It is good to know both.

Ryan