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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by George Karpenkov » Sun Oct 25, 2015 3:56 pm

Marko, thanks for the detailed comment. Edited now, re-editing my original post.

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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by Marko Räsänen » Sun Oct 25, 2015 6:15 pm

Thank you, George!
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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by George Karpenkov » Wed Oct 28, 2015 10:01 am

Rather late uploading of a piece with a ridiculously-long-name.

[media]https://youtu.be/tLkjH9mZgpg[/media]

For some reason got a lot of mistakes in the second repetition of the first part.

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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by John Montes » Thu Oct 29, 2015 3:12 am

George Karpenkov wrote:Rather late uploading of a piece with a ridiculously-long-name.

For some reason got a lot of mistakes in the second repetition of the first part.
Hi George,

On the thumb-strokes you may want to single those out for a technical exercise to get a nice smooth stroke to make those notes sing out beautifully.

In measures 1 and m8, there is a group of thirds e+g that are being played as e+g#
M21 and m22 are good candidates for about 25-30 slow smooth and accurate reps per measure :mouton:

There's a few spots where you get a nice legato flow going, and then it gets a little choppy and jagged. Conquer those items and this will be a great sounding piece in your repertoire.

Not sure what happened in the repeat section, it all came apart. :shock:
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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by Loiseng Kee » Wed Nov 11, 2015 4:18 am

Hi Marko.

Great Job U did... Really appreciate ur playing!!!

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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by Loiseng Kee » Fri Nov 13, 2015 3:16 am

Dear all,
I joined few days ago, trying to catch up with u all. Here is my late submission of lesson 01, pls feel free to comment!!! May i know as D05, are we took part in next May exam automatically or we should apply in spanish forum?

[media]https://youtu.be/SLaXKMrFpXE[/media]
[media]https://youtu.be/5nTftNGis4Y[/media]
[media]https://youtu.be/SpM9sWDQiGw[/media]
[media]https://youtu.be/6enn5sq-oW0[/media]

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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by John Montes » Fri Nov 13, 2015 5:24 am

Loiseng Kee wrote:Dear all,
I joined few days ago, trying to catch up with u all. Here is my late submission of lesson 01, pls feel free to comment!!! May i know as D05, are we took part in next May exam automatically or we should apply in spanish forum?
Hi Loiseng,
2 of the 4 video submissions have been fixed so that we can see the videos on the forum. :okok:
I left 2 that you can fix simply by editing the post and adjusting the YouTube links to be like the ones that are fixed (very easy).
Dont' worry, many new students have done this, I have done it and many others :-)

If you would like to take part in the end of session exam (May next year), you only need to meet the minimum criteria as posted in the FAQ's for lessons.

We (the lesson moderators) will remind all students with plenty of time before the exams about what to do and how to do it at the Spanish forum to register for an account--if one does not have one--, and registering for the exams. The FAQ's have a section that discusses all of these details
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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by Loiseng Kee » Fri Nov 13, 2015 5:55 am

John Montes wrote:
Loiseng Kee wrote:Dear all,
I joined few days ago, trying to catch up with u all. Here is my late submission of lesson 01, pls feel free to comment!!! May i know as D05, are we took part in next May exam automatically or we should apply in spanish forum?
Hi Loiseng,
2 of the 4 video submissions have been fixed so that we can see the videos on the forum. :okok:
I left 2 that you can fix simply by editing the post and adjusting the YouTube links to be like the ones that are fixed (very easy).
Dont' worry, many new students have done this, I have done it and many others :-)

If you would like to take part in the end of session exam (May next year), you only need to meet the minimum criteria as posted in the FAQ's for lessons.

We (the lesson moderators) will remind all students with plenty of time before the exams about what to do and how to do it at the Spanish forum to register for an account--if one does not have one--, and registering for the exams. The FAQ's have a section that discusses all of these details

Hi John,
Thanks for ur helps!

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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by Satyajit Kadle » Fri Nov 13, 2015 1:44 pm

Welcome, Loiseng.
The Vaghe Belleze was smooth. On the Melodia de Sor, the version we're playing is arpeggiated aim and not ami which is the 'Romanza' version. Also, you might want to check the last few bars which again seems to be the other version. Good control over both pieces.

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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by Loiseng Kee » Sat Nov 14, 2015 12:16 am

Satyajit Kadle wrote:Welcome, Loiseng.
The Vaghe Belleze was smooth. On the Melodia de Sor, the version we're playing is arpeggiated aim and not ami which is the 'Romanza' version. Also, you might want to check the last few bars which again seems to be the other version. Good control over both pieces.
Satyajit,
Thanks for ur feedback. Yeah, i played the Sor many years ago. Since time constraint for me to catch up with 2 lessons behind. I have not had enough time to change my habit in different arpeggios. Will try to follow the score soon.

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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by EricKatz » Sat Dec 05, 2015 2:25 pm

One of the pieces of lesson 1 is the "Campanella". I just found some interesting background information that I would like to share with my fellow students.

A long time, the piece was considered an original composition by Tárrega, untill the work of De Fossa became more famous.

There's a French blogger (Le Lutin d'Ecouves) who made an interesting website about the history of Les Folies d'Espagne. He wrote more then 35 blogs about all the different variations composers wrote on this theme, through history. [Who doesn't know Conquest of Paradise by Vangelis? It's based on the Tema.Andante that comes right after the introduction).
Blog nr. 37 is about Francois de Fossa http://lelutindecouves.blogspot.fr/2011 ... ne-37.html.

On this page there's a recording by Kazuhito Yamashita of De Fossa's Op. 12 Cinquième Fantaisie sur l’air Des Folies d’Espagne. The opus has an Introduction, Tema, 6 variations and a Coda. The piece from the lesson book is it's not called Campanella, but only: Variation 2. It starts on 2:44. Kazuhito finishes it in 24 seconds, against the 54 seconds in the Delcamp video. OK, Kazuhito is a bit too fast, but the piece according to De Fossa should be played at 104 bpm, significantly faster then the lesson video and the bpm=92 in the lesson book.

You can download the original score at at the website that provides free scores (words separated by -). Google for partition=4555.
It's also in the Rischel & Birket-Smith's Collection. http://www2.kb.dk/elib/noder/rischel/RiBS0229.pdf

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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by Satyajit Kadle » Mon Dec 07, 2015 2:26 pm

Thanks for that info, Eric. I've downloaded the PDF, hope to play some of the variations someday. Kazuhito plays it at breakneck speed!

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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by John Montes » Wed Dec 09, 2015 5:25 am

Eric de Vries wrote:One of the pieces of lesson 1 is the "Campanella". I just found some interesting background information that I would like to share with my fellow students.
Another gem, I had not seen or heard the entire set of variations, the piece and recording are quite a showcase.

Thanks for sharing Eric

We've learned one of the variations, now only 8 more parts to learn (Intro, theme, coda + 5 other variations) :-)
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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by Michele Franceschini » Tue Dec 15, 2015 6:14 am

Hello,

This is my first submission. I'm starting very late and I'll do my best to catch up :-)

Damping exercises:
[media]https://youtu.be/kqRIiTeqrgI[/media]

Speed Exercises:
[media]https://youtu.be/3chLMES-uW0[/media]

Melodía de Sor:
[media]https://youtu.be/U69S5RU7wKY[/media]

Vaghe Bellezze:
[media]https://youtu.be/3pARUfMH0yk[/media]

Cheers,

Michele

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Re: D05 Classical guitar lesson 01

Post by John Montes » Mon Dec 28, 2015 4:48 am

Making very good progress Michele :daccord:
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