July 25th, 2016

Pronation / Supination

LH finger 1 on 2nd string 3rd fret - fixed

LH finger 2 on 5th string 3rd fret, then
LH finger 3 on 5th string 3rd fret, then
LH finger 4 on 5th string 3rd fret,

LH finger 2 on 2nd string 3rd fret - fixed

LH finger 1 on 5th string 3rd fret, then
LH finger 3 on 5th string 3rd fret, then
LH finger 4 on 5th string 3rd fret,

finish with all fingers
etc...

SET A
Arpeggio patterns
Level 1 RCM page 10
72bpm triplet eighth

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados

ami

aim

mia

LH Finger Independence #2
21
32
43
42
41
31

Odair's Favorite Drill

July 7th, 2016

SET A
Arpeggio patterns
Level 1 RCM page 10

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados

ami

aim

mia

LH Finger Independence #2
all fingers on 3rd string
1st finger is at 5th fret
4th finger fully collapsed
keep fingers on 3rd string, while 2nd finger moves to 5th string,
then 1st finger moves to 5th string
2nd finger moves to 2nd string,
then 1st finger moves to 2nd string
-- 6th string, then 1st string

Odair's Favorite Drill
(LH - 2 fingers always on fretboard)

Variations A & B
start with your 4th finger fully collapsed, avoid locking 4th finger, keep palm close

June 23rd, 2016

SET A
Giuliani RH studies No. 1-4

Left hand sequential transition

RH open strings
4th finger fully collapsed

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados

ami

aim

mia

LH Finger Independence
all fingers on 3rd string
1st finger is at 5th fret
4th finger fully collapsed
keep fingers on 3rd string, while one finger moves to 5th string, then 2nd string
keep fingers on 3rd string, while one finger moves to 6th string, then 1st string

Odair's Favorite Drill
(LH - 2 fingers always on fretboard)

Variations A & B & C
start with your 4th finger fully collapsed
minimize hand movement

June 10th, 2016

SET A
Giuliani RH studies No. 1-4
Left hand sequential transition
RH open strings

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados
ami
aim
mia

Odair's Favorite Drill (LH - 2 fingers always on fretboard)
Variations A & B & C

Anglaise / English Dance by Carulli

Ecossaise / Scottish Dance by Giuliani

Hippocamp by Friedman

SET B
Giuliani RH studies No. 5-7
Left hand sequential transition
RH open strings

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados
mai
ima
iam

Odair's Favorite Drill (LH - 2 fingers always on fretboard)
Variations A & B & C

Country Dance by Carulli

Andantino by Carcassi

June 9th, 2016

SET A

Giuliani RH studies No. 1-4
Left hand sequential transition
RH open strings

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados
ami
aim
mia

Odair's Favorite Drill (LH - 2 fingers always on fretboard)
Variations A & B & C

Andante by F. Carulli
Op. 241 No. 18
LH exercise (plant and relax) m. 7
RH exercise (plant and relax) m. 15
(find 4 tempo markings.. eg. 60, 120, 90, 150)
practice with eyes closed

Anglaise
(find 4 tempo markings.. eg. 60, 120, 90, 150)
mm 13-16 Odair's favorite drill
be able to play entire piece without LH
practice with eyes closed

SET B

May 19th, 2016

SET A

Giuliani RH studies No. 1-4
RH open strings

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados
ami
aim
mia

Odair's Favorite Drill (LH - 2 fingers always on fretboard)
Variations A & B

Andante by F. Carulli
Op. 241 No. 18
LH exercise (plant and relax) m. 7
RH exercise (plant and relax) m. 15
(find 4 tempo markings.. eg. 60, 120, 90, 150)
practice with eyes closed

Anglaise
(find 4 tempo markings.. eg. 60, 120, 90, 150)
mm 13-16 Odair's favorite drill
be able to play entire piece without LH
practice with eyes closed

SET B

Giuliani RH studies No. 5-7
RH open strings

May 5th, 2016

SET A

Giuliani RH studies No. 1-4

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados
ami
aim
mia

Odair's Favorite Drill (LH - 2 fingers always on fretboard)

Andante by F. Carulli
Op. 241 No. 18
LH exercise (plant and relax) m. 7
RH exercise (plant and relax) m. 15
(find 4 tempo markings.. eg. 60, 120, 90, 150)

Anglaise
(find 4 tempo markings.. eg. 60, 120, 90, 150)

SET B

Giuliani RH studies No. 5-7

RH Three-Finger Rasqueados
mai
ima
iam

Odair's Favorite Drill (LH - 2 fingers always on fretboard)
or Anglaise m. 13 - 16

Andante by F. Carulli
Op. 241 No. 18

March 24th, 2016

SET A

RH Carlevaro #12
100bpm

RH Two-Finger Rasqueados
mi
am
ai

LH Finger Independence #3
12
23
34

Andante by F. Carulli
Op. 241 No. 18
supination
drop the elbow, flex the shoulder (bring arm in towards body)
play! less metronome work

Anglaise

SET B

RH Carlevaro #12
100bpm

RH Two-Finger Rasqueados
mi
am
ai

LH Finger Independence #3
24
14
13

Andante by F. Carulli
Op. 241 No. 18

Anglaise

March 10th, 2016

SET A

RH Carlevaro #12
100bpm

RH Two-Finger Rasqueados
mi
am
ai

LH Finger Independence #3
12
23
34

Andante by F. Carulli
Op. 241 No. 18
first half:
60, 140, 100, 180

Anglaise

SET B

RH Carlevaro #12
100bpm

RH Two-Finger Rasqueados
mi
am
ai

LH Finger Independence #3
24
14
13

Andante by F. Carulli
Op. 241 No. 18
excerpt mm 8-16
60, 120, 90, 150

Anglaise

February 25th, 2016

SET A

RH Carlevaro #11

RH Two-Finger Rasqueados
mi
am
ai

LH Finger Independence #3
12
23
34

Andante by F. Carulli
Op. 241 No. 18
first half:
60, 120, 90, 150

SET B

RH Carlevaro #11

RH Two-Finger Rasqueados
mi
am
ai

LH Finger Independence #3
24
14
13

Andante by F. Carulli
Op. 241 No. 18
excerpt mm 8-16
60, 100, 80, 120

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