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f,0u'1'sv1llG C071-SI?'l'Il!ll0l'?l of M it sic
DEPARTMENT OF PIANOFORTIC
ln no hranch of music do the personal characteristics and the physical lim-
ions of the performer enter more prominently than in artistic performance at
piano. Consequently, exercises and studies are carefully selected to meet
individual need of each student to bring into fullest development and control
the muscular equipment necessary for a dependahlc and facile technic. From
the rudiments of technic to the interpretation of master compositions, the work
of each teacher is planned for the individual student and presented in a logical,
systematic, and scientific manner.
The outline which follows, presents in a general way the standard literature
of the Academic Course. and is only a part of the wide range of musical material
with which the student hecomcs familiar.
YIC.-llf, 32 semester hour credits.
.'ll I LIICD, S0 private lessons and required preparation, 12 credits,
N4-ales: Major and Minor scales in all keys, played in octaves, thirds, and sixths
through four octaves. Arpeggi, triads, dominant seventh, dimin-
Sl1ul:'ws.' Czelny Op. 261 and 299. I-Ianon.
IflIf'lI.' Dance forms, easy Preludes and Fngues, Two Part lnventions.
Sonatas: llaydn. Mozart No. 2 in G and No. ti in F.
lfonumlic Mendelssohn, Songs Without Words, Grieg Lyric Pieces. Wedding Day
School: etc., Chopin, Mazurkas Waltzesg Schumann Forest Scenes, and other
selections of like grade.
rmltllllffll Schutt, Nollet, Chaminade, Scott. ltaclinianinofl. Tschaikowski, Rall,
School: Moszkowski, Torjnssen, Schytte, Sczalit.
.1lt'.AlDE.lllI'. l2 credits.
Theory 72 hours, llarmony l and ll, T2 hours, lflar and lflye Training.
I.7'I'li'.-1 I.. S credits. -
English Composition, 108 hours, Acoustics, 36 hours.
SUl'll0illOItIC Yllrllf, 36 semester hour credits.
.flI'l'l,llfII, 80 private lessons and required preparation, 12 credits.
Scales and .-Xrpeggi as in Freslunau year, added rhytlnns and faster tempi.
tSee examination outlinej
Three Part inventions, Little Prcludes and lfugnes.
Czerny Op. 335. Op, 337.
lfleethoven Op. I4 No. 2 and Op. 31 No. 1.
Mozart No. ltl in ll flat, No. IG in A minor and No. 17 in l".
Schumann Novclettes and Fantasie Pieces, Schulmert Impromptns.
Chopin Nocturnes. Waltzcs.
MacDowell, Leschetizky, Sinding, Dehnssy, Sjogren, Scott and others.
lDlfllllt', I2 credits.
Form Analysis I and ll, 72 hours, Harmony lil and IV, T2 hours, Ear and Nye Training,
l,7'I.'Ii'A L. 12
English Literature, 108 hoursg General Psychology, 108 hours.
30 semester hour credits.
.-IPPLIEIJ, S0 private lessons apd required preparations, 12 credits.
Scales and Arpeggi same as previous years in more rapid tcmpi.
Well Tempered Clavichord Book I, Suites.
Czcrny Op. 7-'l0.
Mozart No. 9 in A. No. IS Fantasie and Sonata, Beethoven Op. 10. No. 2,
Op. 2 No. 3, Op. 10 No. 1, Op. 26, Op. 31 No. 2. Grieg E minor. Men-
delssolm Concerto G Minor or D Minor.
Chopin Etudes Op. 10 No. 5, 6, S, 9, Op. 25, No. 1, 2, 95 lmpromptns Op.
29, 66, Nocturnes Op. 9 No, 2. Op. 15 No. lg Polonaises Op. 26,Seherzo
Op. 31, Schumann Op. 2, 12, 17, 213 Liszt Chant Polonaise No. 5, Lich-
estraume, and other selections of similar grade.
Lcsehetizky, Two Larksg Moszkowski, Caprice Espagnolg Godowsky,
Triakontamerong and like grades of MacDowellg Saint-Sacns, Debussy,
Raclunaninoft' and others.
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Louisville Conservatory of illus-ic
ACA IJEMIC, 12 credits. l -
I-Iarmonic Analysis I and II, 72 hours, History of Music I and II, 72 hours, Counterpoint
I and II, 72 hours.
Italian, 72 hours, Expression lDictionJ, 36 hours.
SENIOR YEAR, 28 semester hour credits.
APPLIED, 80 private lessons and required preparation, 12 credits.
.-I CA DEMIC,
Scales and Arpcggi in all forms. lSee examination.l
Well Tempered Clavichord Book II. Fantasies and Fugues.
Czerny Op. 365.
Beethoven Op. 53, Op. 57 and Op. 81. Schumann G minor, Glazounow,
Rachmaninoff, Tschaikowsky, A Concerto of Chopin, Tschaikow-
sky, Beethoven, or Grieg.
Schumann Etudes Symphoniqucs. Chopin Mazurkas, Etudes, Scherzos,
Ballads, Liszt Rhapsodics.
Repertoire pieces of Brahms, Arensky Scriabine, Rubenstein, Dohnanyi,
Debussy, Albeniz, Franck, Godowsky and D'Albert.
Analysis III and IV, 72 hoursg Counterpoint and Fugue III and IV, 72 hours.
Composition I and II, 72 hours.
French or Italian, 72 hours.
Appreciation I and II, 72 hours, 4 credits, Orchestration I and II, 72 hours,
4 ereditsg Harmony V and VI, 72 hours, 4 credits, Composition III and IV, 72 hours, 4
credits. The electives may be taken either during the Junior or Senior year or as special
The following outline constitutes a resume of the work of each year of the
academic course in pianoforte, and forms the basis of gradation in the final
examinations for each ot the four years.
Scales: Major and Minor of all Keys, octavo distance, thirds and sixths, through
four octaves. Tempo m. m. 100-4 notes.
Arpeggi: Triads and inversions, dominant seventh, and inversions, Tempo m. m.
Bach: Two Part Inventions or Dance Forms.
Sonata: Haydn or Mozart.
Modern piece of the grade of To Spring, Grieg: or Gondoliers, Moszkowski.
Scales: Same as Freshman year Tempo m. m. 1264 notes.
Arpcggi: As in Freshman with the addition of the diminished seventh, Tempo m. m.
Bach: Three Part Inventions, or Little Prcludes and Fugues.
Sonala: Mozart or Beethoven. See outline for selection.
Modern Piece of the grade of Witches Dance, MacDowellg or Erotikon
No. 3, Sjogren.
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Scales: As in Sophomore year Tempo in. ln. 138-4 notes.
Arpeggi: As in Sophomore year Tempo m. m. 116-4 notes.
Bach: Prelude and Fugues from Well Tempered Clavichord, Book I.
Sonala: Beethoven from third year list, or Grieg E minor.
Chopin' Etude. See outline for selection.
Modern Piece of the grade of Caprice Espagnol, Moszkowskig or Etude
F sharp, MacDowell.
Scales: As in Junior year Tempo m. m. 162-4 notes adding double thirds.
Arpeggi: As in Junior year Tempo m. m. 132-4 notes and sixths at m. m. 138-2
Bach: Well Tempered Clavichord, or Fantasia and Fugue.
Sonata: Beethoven, Modern Composer, or Concerto.
Chopin: Ballade or Polonaise.
Piece: By Liszt, or one equal to Transcriptions or Rhapsodies in difficulty.
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