Scales, Chords, Arpeggios & Cadences - Basic Book: Piano Technique - Includes all the Major, Minor (Natural, Harmonic, Melodic) & Chromatic Scales
An invaluable collection of scale, chord, arpeggio and cadence studies in all major and minor keys. Each key is presented in a unique two page format: the first page presents the scale in parallel motion, contrary motion, and parallel motion in thirds and sixths. The second page contains triads, cadences and arpeggios in root position, 1st inversion and 2nd inversion.
Scales, Chords, Arpeggios & Cadences - Basic Book is part of a three-book series. These excellent all-inclusive books teach scales, chords, arpeggios, and cadences at three different levels. The Scales, Chords, Arpeggios & Cadences - FIRST Book accommodates the learning pace of younger students such as those in Alfred's Basic Piano Course, Level 2. Scales, Chords, Arpeggios & Cadences - BASIC Book is slightly more in-depth, presenting scales, chords, arpeggios, and cadence studies in all the major and minor keys. Scales, Chords, Arpeggios & Cadences - COMPLETE book features everything in the BASIC book, plus extra features like a detailed explanation that leads to complete understanding of the fundamentals of major and minor scales, chords, arpeggios, and cadences; a clear explanation of scale degrees; and a guide to fingering the scales and arpeggios.
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2nd degree arpeggios root position Arpeggios Two-octave arpeggios ascending Cadences Three positions Cft Gft Dft Contrary motion starting D Minor degree of scale Diminished Seventh Arpeggios DJjdim Djjm Dominant Seventh Arpeggios dominant submediant leading dominant submediant leadingtone E Major Enharmonic F Minor Fft Cft Gft Fft eft finger on G Fjj Minor Fjjm four positions root G Major Harmonic minor scale III+ KEY SIGNATURE leading tone tonic Major LH Major Major Scales Major Scales LH mediant subdominant dominant Melodic minor scale Minor Arpeggios Two-octave Minor Cadences Three Minor Relative Minor minor sixth Minor Triads Root motion in major motion in octaves motion in sixths motion in thirds Natural minor scale parallel motion positions root position RH 4th finger Seventh Arpeggios Two-octave subdominant dominant submediant submediant leading tone submediant leadingtone tonic supertonic mediant subdominant thirds or tenths three positions root ton/c tonic supertonic mediant Triads Root position Two-octave arpeggios root