“Sonatina Op.36 No.1 in C major”
Piano by Muzio Clementi
|Siiri introduces the course by giving more details about the sonatina piece, and interpret it.|
After that, she recaps all the basic piano skills: melodic phrasing, dynamic control, fluent legato style, musical pedals…
Step by step, she explains the structure of the piece.
“Songs without words in E major Op.19 No.1”
Piano by Felix Mendelssohn
|Siiri first introduces the artist and the context of the piece studied.|
Then, she explains the piece and its musical structure, the baseline and movement.
After that, you will have more details about the phrasing of the piece which is written in “A B A” form, and how to make transitions between the parts.
Performance of the “Songs without words in E major Op.19 No.1” played by Siiri.
“Prelude in C minor, BWV 999”
Piano by Bach
|You will first hear the performance of the piece, and you will be given guidance and instruction about how to perform the style of the piece.|
She advices you to know some harmonic principles and progressions.
“The Wild Horseman Op. 68, No. 8”
by Robert Schumann
|Introduction and performance followed by the explanation of the structure of the piece and the interpretation to give.|