I am on my second day. I have seen a fingering for the Eb Major scale in double thirds where, in the RH, 35 is used for Ab,C is followed by 24 for Bb,D, but only when going upwards. Playing a scale separated by a third means you start on the tonic on your left hand and on the mediant (third from the tonic) on your right hand. Archived. Question: I am in urgent need of the finger settings for the following scale: A-sharp chromatic major – double note thirds for both hands. scale-in-thirds. E Major 6. Modes are just a different way of thinking about scales and keys. r/piano: All things piano related! Can you please help me? A Flat Major Key and piano Scale. September 26, 2010 Piano Comments Off on A Flat Major Key and piano Scale. minor scales in thirds, fingering? So, a mode is a scale created by establishing a new root note within a pre-existing scale. Lee (Lee, 2010) examined the relationships of pianists' hand anthropometry and wrist ulnar deviation with the performance of a scale in thirds. Here's the problem: My Piano teacher would like me to do grade 5 and 6 during the course of the next year(ish). scales-a-third-apart. Using modes allows us to allocate an individual mode/scale (I will use the two words interchangeably) to every single chord in a progression. You can scroll down and see keyboard images all Major scales. Steven ... How to Play Chromatic Scales | Easy Piano Technique 1 - Duration: 9:06. A half step is the distance from one key to the key that is closest to it. Major scales are the most important piano scales: firstly, because they are very common and, secondly, because they are fundamental to understand keys. played with both hands. in_love_with_liszt. PS Silver Member; Sr. C Major 2. If you don't have a piano technique book containing all the scales, thirds, sixths, arpeggios, chords, I suggest that you get one, most of them will tell you how to do the cross-overs and the best fingerings to play them easier. 2. To my credit I know my scales from the point of view that if you gave me a written scale test I would get all the answers correct but never bothered to really practice them. As with other aspects of piano technique, fingering is critical. The major scale formula is W-W-H-W-W-W-H. Here are some related resources for you: How to Practice Scales & Arpeggios and Brilliant Piano Fingering Technique. All the scales you will ever need for an ABRSM Piano Grades 1-8 exam. Other Piano Minor Scales in Thirds. 4.7 out of 5 stars 84. A Major 5. User account menu. in a scale is sometimes referred to as playing “broken thirds.” This workout starts with a simple C-major scale played in broken thirds. Scale Sheets In the following keys: 1. PRACTICE DIARY; Connect; Search This Site. 4.6 out of 5 stars 971. Chromatic scales in thirds (Read 1581 times) super_ardua. We only have five fingers on each hand so negotiating thirds can be a real challenge. ~Högra = Right // ~Venstra = Left. Remember to practice slowly, hands separate first and then hands together. Piano Major Scales. Yesterday was È major, 4 octaves in 16ths, from memory with a metronome and gradually getting myself up to a speed of the quarter note=60. No.1 for Music Education. I recently bought a book recommended by my piano teacher about thirds (or called "terser" in Swedish) and I was a bit confused as I saw the thirds on the C Major scale (shown below). PS Silver Member; Full Member; Posts: 164; Chromatic scales in thirds « on: August 13, 2004, 06:22:31 PM » What is the most effective fingering for you, major and minor? Chromatic thirds and sixths piano scales – Cramer Etude September 26, 2010 August 14, 2015 Piano These studies are very difficult but also very important to acquire a strong piano technique. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts . Print; Pages: [1] Go Down. I'm thinking melodic asending, descending, in thirds. Here is the other minor scales in thirds starting from the one beginning with D and F. Beginning with D and F. Beginning with E and G#. I think I might have them the wrong way round.For C major, which notes are you suuposed to start on with each hand for 3rds? From memory, and it's been decades, scales in thirds didn't come in until grade VI, which is normally taken after some five years of playing. PS Silver Member; Newbie ; Posts: 2; Broken scales in thirds « on: May 21, 2013, 03:07:16 PM » I would like to practice major (and minor) scales in broken thirds (eg. Just started practicing my scales 15 minutes a day. Other Minor Scales in Thirds. Piano Forum » Piano Board » Performance » Broken scales in thirds; Print; Pages: [1] Go Down. Regarding the piano . While a right hand part is included, it is generally basic since the emphasis is on the left hand. Albrecht Hügli Albrecht Hügli. B Major 7. Chromatic Thirds; FREE 30-Day Piano Playbook™ No catches, simply enter your email below to get access to my 30-Day Piano Playbook...for FREE. Minor thirds chromatic scales (Read 5663 times) kghayesh. Here is the other minor scales in thirds starting from F sharp minor. Piano Forum » Piano Board » Student's Corner » Chromatic scales in thirds; Print; Pages: [1] Go Down. ... Viewed 503 times 2. If you hear someone mention that a piano sonata by the composer and pianist Franz Schubert is played in A Major, it means that it depends on the A Scale. Learn Piano with … D Major 4. 2. One different type of minor scale starting with G# and B. $17.85 Scales, Chords, Arpeggios and Cadences: Basic Book (Alfred's Basic Piano Library) Willard A. Palmer. Broken scales in thirds (Read 19730 times) keithb. B Flat Major 9. Menu/Home; E Aural Trainer; Sight Reading Trainer; Music Theory; Scales; MEMBERS PAGE ; Piano Teaching Notes; SKYPE LESSONS; Books; Easy Piano Tutor. Piano Instruction: Practicing a C Major Scale in 3rds, 10ths and 6ths, Teacher, ... Hanon no 52: Gamme de Do en tierces - C scale in thirds - Duration: 0:10. “Chromatic major” is a contradiction in terms, since a scale can be either chromatic or major, not both. If you find yourself straining in any way, just fill in the larger leaps with longtones, glissandos, or scale notes. And contrary motion scales started with C,and then E, as they are pretty well symmetrical. Most difficult pieces have a cadenza which is basically made up of scales, any type of scales, scales in third apart or sixth apart is no exception. log in sign up. Piano Scales, Chords & Arpeggios Lessons with Elements of Basic Music Theory: Fun, Step-By-Step Guide for Beginner to Advanced Levels(Book & Streaming Video) Damon Ferrante. Playing intervals of thirds (C–E, D–F, E–G, etc.) E Flat Major Piano Exercises in Thirds September 26, 2010 August 22, 2015 Piano When practicing the following exercises be careful that both fingers strike the keys at the same time and with equal force. Close. If you do, just follow what the book says, practice one hand at a time until you get to a decent speed, then the other. G Major 3. – Heleen. Piano Board » Student's Corner » wondering about scales in thirds; Print; Pages: [1] Go Down. PS Silver Member; Sr. Note that the scale degrees 2, 4, and 6 have become 9, 11, and 13 due to the fact that they are now above the octave C (8 ). So, there's enough other stuff to be going on with, I'd have thought, for now! ... For what it's worth, Carl Tausig's extract of 29 exercises from Clementi's Gradus ad Parnassum concludes with scales in double thirds (along with the fingering he prescribes). Eb major: Eb G F Ab G Bb…). Piano Forum » Piano Board » Student's Corner » Minor thirds chromatic scales; Print; Pages: [1] Go Down. You can for any major scale using this formula. Grade 5 is pretty much alright, but with grade 6 comes the double thirds. Raphael Anonymous 2,048 views. Paperback. Simple minor scale in thirds on piano beginning with F and A. Albert’s reply: I assume you’re talking about chromatic minor thirds. You could also simply play the scale up in thirds, for instance, C E G B D F A. I just finished getting my major and minor scales solid at 180 BPM in unison motion, as well as getting major and harmonic minor scales to the same speed in contrary motion. r/piano. (Read 1604 times) Bob. The pattern consists of two notes—thirds—and moves right up through the scale, starting in second position and gradually working up to the 12th fret and back down. Playing scales in thirds. 20.8k 1 1 gold badge 16 16 silver badges 49 49 bronze badges. « on: February 04, 2010, 07:41:01 PM » Are there any easily findable out there? I find them impossible! F Major 8. Half steps and whole steps are the distance from one key to another. And for 6ths?Thanks,T. Paperback. Major Piano Scales in Sixths . This stands for whole step, whole step, half step, whole step, whole step, half step. How to play minor chromatic scales in thirds with both hands REDONE - Duration: 8:59. Posted by 1 year ago. Practising different scale patterns gives you benefits. Many jazz chords use the extensions 9, 11, or 13, and this is why. G# to A is also a half step. ← Piano excercises and practice : holding keys down; How to Use the Pedal on the piano → You May Also Like. Thirds on the piano can be very difficult. Member; Posts: 16015; minor scales in thirds, fingering? For instance C# to D is a half step. will mean thirds played with one hand . Logged We must do, we shall do!!! Try your best to learn these exercises in all 12 keys: 6. Here you are moving through the scale in thirds and you can consider the numbers as 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, and 13. Scales In Thirds And Sixths - posted in Viva Piano: Which way round do these go? 24 studies for developing technique in playing arpeggios, thirds, scale passages, and more. Piano Board » Student's Corner » minor scales in thirds, fingering? Press J to jump to the feed. Playing scales in thirds. Play them relaxing your hands. share | improve this answer | follow | answered May 7 '19 at 5:25. piano technique. Download: 718: 24 Studies for the Left Hand : Studies for developing left hand technique for scale passages, jumps, arpeggios, trills, and more. 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