2011 March 9
by roma

Interval Review:

Reviewed yesterday’s intervals and added 6 new cards.

Warm-up/Technique:

Finger-stretching exercise - 1st position.

Stringwalking exercise (Pumping Nylon pg. 37) i, m @ 100 bpm. Near bridge at 95 bpm.
Stringwalking exercise with m, l with eight notes @ 89 bpm rest and free
String-Jumping 1st string to 5th string, 2nd string to 6th string @ 88 bpm

Right-Hand Velocity (pg. 63) with sixteenth notes @ 110 bpm rest & free.
l, m @97 bpm rest & free (slower than the 97 bpm I've been playing)
i, l @ 88 bpm

Synchronization Exercise (Pumping Nylon pg. 65) with i,m sixteenth notes 95 bpm.
l, m @ 85 bpm

Putting it all together p. 67 Exercise - @ 80 with i, m.
@ 75 bpm l, m rest stroke

Scale Rhythmic Variation p. 68 @ 100 bpm i, m
@ 80 bpm l, m

Played etude @ 84 bpm with i, m.

Percussive Exercise
Played Nothin on You rhythm @ 90. Sounds tight!

Repertoire:

Just the Way You Are (Bruno Mars cover)
Practiced @ 90 bpm. Pretty much ready to video this for showcasing to potential singers.

Estrellita
Recorded.

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It was hard for me to feel the essence of the composition. My mind kept wandering.

Samba Caribe
Part A measure 13-14 @ 65 bpm. Recorded. Many many errors.

Na Gafieira Do Vidigal
Played once through.

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