May 5th, 2015

Hal Leonard Guitar Method Book 1

pp 16-17

#25 Aura Lee
memorize!

Notes on the 5th string

#48 Greensleeves

Star Spangled Banner

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FOCUS
Viva La Vida

radioactive

May 5th, 2015

Ascending Slurs
12 - 34
13 - 24
14 - 23

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MfSXCND_d3g

Acoustic version of Man in the Mirror: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8XaTT68NCho
record audio and post to soundcloud
practice singing to the practice track we made

Fly Me to the Moon
new jazz finger patterns

Acoustic version of Slow Dancin' in a Burning Room: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rHyOfqiW5C0

May 4th, 2015

Ornithology
learn the head
first 6 measures of the solo

May 4th, 2015

Don't Fear the Reaper

Battle of the Bands!!!

May 4th, 2015

Little Wing
solo
recital May 2nd?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6o3u7qS3TLM

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record rehearsal
record!!!

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Voodoo Chile (Slight Return)

bring in your amp!!

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SET LIST

The Rawdawgs

hotel california
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over the hills and far away

May 4th, 2015

exam in Dec

practice perform:
Country Dance
Ecossaise

FOCUS:
Study in D Major page 33
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F Major Scale with cadence

Arpeggio #3 & 4

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Ascending Slurs (Hammerons)
pattern 1--2, 2--3, 3--4
RH pppima

May 4th, 2015

Warmup:
Carlevaro RH arpeggio #1 w/ the bass notes extension page
60bpm for the sixteenth note

Ascending Slurs
60bpm for the eighth note

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Level 3

Barcarolle
80 bpm for eighth note
memorize

EspaƱoleta
write fingering open strings
use metronome
isolate

May 4th, 2015

Girls Just Wanna have Fun

This Land is Your Land

Twist and Shout
no capo

My Funny Valentine capo 4th fret

Don't Stop Believing
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make sure LH fingerings are close to fret

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get Jack Johnson songs

ENJOY your practice time, don't get frustrated (get back on the wagon)

CAGED

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Follow Your Arrow

Southern Voice

Merry go round

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practice with G chord (and lift to open strings on final beat)
DDUUDU

May 4th, 2015

D - D A D F# A D

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Carlevaro Arpeggio #3 with bass note extension page
60 bpm for the sixteenth note

String Crossing ex 2
40bpm for quarter note (80bpm for eighth)
Play / plant eighth note

RH BURST 3
120BPM sixteenth note

String Crossing ex. 3
120bpm

Ascending Slurs (hammer-ons)
60bpm for the eighth note
12
24
14

May 1st, 2015

recital May 2nd
Song for Stephen

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tune!
6 E-DOWN720-C#
5 A-DOWN270-G#
4 D-UP540-E
3 G-DOWN180-F#
2 C-DOWN180-B
1 E-DOWN180-D#

30 minutes in london
Bridge (cool chord part)
cool chord rhythm (16th, 8th, 16th)
KEEP TEMPO CONSISTENT

ending last measures - fingering 342, then 1st finger harmonic chord

harmonics section - consistency of the tone of the harmonics (measure with fret)

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