Archive for September, 2009

Il Barbiere di Siviglia

Thursday, September 24th, 2009

Click the link to listen to Rossini’s Il Barbiere Di Siviglia – Overture(The Barber of Seville).  The Chamber Orchestra will be performing this at the winter concert.  Listen to the articulations and dynamic contrast!

Need help with scale fingerings?

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009

Go to the two octave scales page of stringskills.com to get fingerings for major and minor scales.  The links at the bottom of the page will give you instrument specific fingerings for the given keys.

Mendelssohn Recording

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Click the link to listen to a recording of the third movement of 1-06 Mendelssohn_ String Symphony #2 In D #2 – 3. Allegro Vivace

Great fingering and rhythm exercises

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

emusictheory.com has some great fingering exercises for violin, viola, cello, and bass.  They also exercises for tapping out rhythms and doing rhythmic dictation.

Another great theory website!

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

In addition to musictheory.net and emusictheory.com, be sure to look at www.teoria.com.  It has a lot of great stuff and is very customizable.