The technical exercises are important in piano studying, because it strengthens the fingers, gives the fingers flexibility, and adds to your knowledge of the piano. The scales, etc... can be used as a warm-up routine. Studying the basics will help you understand the theory of the piano, and will aid you in mastering the circle of keys.
Of course, the scales are used as a bridge to the new melody in fugues for example, or just as the main. The arpeggios are important to ornament the melody; often used in church organ, as a decorative way of phrasing. The baroque period is remarkable in virtuosism terms, it's the principal characteristic, as like as complex harmony and melodies, with a great contrapuntistic coordination.
You have to do all the scales and arpeggios slurred as well. scales in 2 to a bow, and arpeggios 3 to abow. f major a major a minor a minor melodic d major d minor d minor melodic c minor melodic
play scales and arpeggios fluently and frequently. (4 octaves at best)
It probably refers to him practicing musical scales on an instrument.
It is to practice your scales and your arpeggios
In the music world a minute scale is used for practicing scales. It is the performing a musical scale, the notes up and down in an octave, in under a minute.
It all depends on your grading system. But for fourth grade I would assume you would need to know at least C and G. All the other scales, I'm not sure. Some may be required to play arpeggios as well.
they can be!
find songs out of your range and keep practicing and you will be able to reach them.however, do not strain your voice. work at it slowly. also, keep practicing the scales.
The word scale has at least 3 major meanings, all quite different. There are music scales, there are scales that measure things, and there are scales on fish. Specify what you are asking for.
You learn stuff like different types of notes and rests, key signatures up to seven sharps or flats, inversions, atonality, enharmonic scales, composing, transposing, accidentals, Italian words, french words, German words, ties, slurs, brackets, chords, augmented chords and intervals, diminished chords and intervals, double sharps, double flats, accents, simple and compound time signatures, treble clef, bass clef, tenor clef, alto clef, drum kit clef, staccatos, tenutos, triplets, acciaccaturas, appoggiaturas, diminuendos, accelerandos, rallentandos, crescendos, dynamics, tempo, timbre, glissandos, grace notes, perfect cadences, imperfect cadences, interrupted cadences, plagal cadences, intervals, trills, pizzicato, argo, mutes, tremolos, fermatas, marcatos, staccatissimos, upbows, downbows, natural sharps, quarter sharps, quarter flats, natural flats, three quarter sharps, three quarter flats, repeats, codas, ritardandos, turns, melody, harmony, ground basses, ossias, divisions, upbeats, rhythm, texture, structure, major scales, harmonic minor sacles, melodic minor scales, natural minor scales, octatonic scales, pentonic scales, prime rows, retrogrades, retrograde inversions, modulations, syncopation, root positions, triads, consonance, dissonance, monophony, polyphony, heterophony, homophony, monody and much more. You'll need to be more specific next time.