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This INDEX PAGE is a comprehensive "master list" page listing each category along with the videos currently uploaded. Some videos have been used for more than one category -- for example, most of the "Major & Minor Scales" videos under "The BachScholar® Piano Method, Grades 1-2" are duplicates of the "Major & Minor Scales" scales under the "Sight-Reading & Harmony" category. Duplicates are not included in the total video count listed above. 

SIGHT-READING & HARMONY (PARTS 3 & 4) -- 911 VIDEOS
      • Major & Relative Minor Scales, One Octave, Up To 4 Sharps & 4 Flats (72 videos):  NO SHARPS OR FLATS -- Scales in C Major and A Minor (3 Types) in Parallel and Contrary Motion (8 videos); 1 SHARP -- Scales in G Major and E Minor (3 Types) in Parallel and Contrary Motion (8 videos); 1 FLAT -- Scales in F Major and D Minor (3 Types) in Parallel and Contrary Motion (8 videos); 2 SHARPS -- Scales in D major and B Minor (3 Types) in Parallel and Contrary Motion (8 videos); 2 FLATS -- Scales in B-flat Major and G Minor (3 Types) in Parallel and Contrary Motion (8 videos); 3 SHARPS -- Scales in A Major and F-sharp Minor (3 Types) in Parallel and Contrary Motion (8 videos); 3 FLATS -- Scales in E-flat Major and C Minor (3 Types) in Parallel and Contrary Motion (8 videos); 4 SHARPS -- Scales in E Major and C-sharp Minor (3 Types) in Parallel and Contrary Motion (8 videos); 4 FLATS -- Scales in A-flat Major and F Minor (3 Types) in Parallel and Contrary Motion (8 videos);
      • Diatonic Chords:  coming soon!
      • The Circle Progression (9 videos):  C Major - A Minor, G Major - E Minor, F Major - D Minor, D Major - B Minor, Bb Major - G Minor, A Major - F# Minor, Eb Major - C Minor, E Major - C# Minor, Ab Major - F Minor
      • Finger Independence & Legato (26 videos):  Ex. 1a, 1b, 1c, 1d, 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 4c, 4d, 5a, 5b, 5c, 5d, 5e, 5f, 6, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9 (first half), 9 (second half), 9 (play through)
      • Bach's Common Cadences (44 videos):  Examples 1-44
      • 150 Chorale Excerpts, Grades 1-2 (150 videos):  pages 1-50, pages 51-100, pages 101-150
      • 150 Chorale Excerpts, Grades 3-4 (150 videos):  pages 1-50, pages 51-100, pages 101-150
      • 150 Chorale Excepts, Grades 5-6 (150 videos):  pages 1-50, pages 51-100, pages 101-150
      • 150 Chorale Excerpts, Grades 7-8 (150 videos):  pages 1-50, pages 51-100, pages 101-150
      • 150 Chorale Excerpts, Grades 9-10 (150 videos):  pages 1-50, pages 51-100, pages 101-150
      • 10 Complete Chorales (10 videos):  pages 151-160

THE BACHSCHOLAR® PIANO METHOD -- 108 VIDEOS

GRADE 1

      • Pentascales (5 videos):  (1/3) 5-Fingers in C and G (RH), (2/3) 5-Fingers in C and G (LH), (3/3) 5-Fingers in C and G (RH + LH), 5 Fingers in D, 5 Fingers in A, Five Fingers in F
      • The Chromatic Scale (8 videos):  (1/3) Chromatic Scale, One Octave (RH), (2/3) Chromatic Scale, One Octave (LH), (3/3) Chromatic Scale, One Octave (RH + LH), Chromatic Scale in Contrary Motion, Chromatic Scale in Parallel Minor 3rds, Chromatic Scale in Parallel Major 6ths, Chromatic Scale in Parallel Minor 10ths, GRADE 1 EXAM: The Chromatic Scale
      • Major & Minor Scales (20 videos):  NO SHARPS OR FLATS -- C Major, Parallel Motion; A Natural Minor, Parallel Motion; A Harmonic Minor, Parallel Motion; A Melodic Minor, Parallel Motion; 1 SHARP -- G Major, Parallel Motion; E Natural Minor, Parallel Motion; E Harmonic Minor, Parallel Motion; E Melodic Minor, Parallel Motion; 2 SHARPS -- D Major, Parallel Motion; B Natural Minor, Parallel Motion; B Harmonic Minor, Parallel Motion; B Melodic Minor, Parallel Motion; 3 SHARPS -- A Major, Parallel Motion; F# Natural Minor, Parallel Motion; F# Harmonic Minor, Parallel Motion; F# Melodic Minor, Parallel Motion; 4 SHARPS -- E Major, Parallel Motion; C# Natural Minor, Parallel Motion; C# Harmonic Minor, Parallel Motion; C# Melodic Minor, Parallel Motion
      • Triads & Inversions:  coming soon!

GRADE 2

      • Pentascales:  coming soon!
      • The Chromatic Scale:  coming soon!
      • Major & Minor Scales (20 videos):  same scales as GRADE 1, but all in contrary motion
      • Triads & Inversions:  coming soon!

GRADE 6

      • Major & Minor Scales in "Russian Style" Double 3rds (18 videos):  ARTICLE:  A Review of Scales from Grades 1-5 and the Benefit of Major & Minor Scales in Double 3rds (including analyses and explanations of the theoretically correct fingerings derived from symmetrical, mirror image relationships); (1/12) C Major in Double 3rds, (2/12) G Major in Double 3rds, (3/12) D Major in Double 3rds, (4/12) A Major in Double 3rds, (5/12) E Major in Double 3rds, (6/12) B Major in Double 3rds, (7/12) F Major in Double 3rds, (8/12) Bb Major in Double 3rds, (9/12) Eb Major in Double 3rds, (10/12) Ab Major in Double 3rds , (11/12) Db Major in Double 3rds, (12/12) Gb/F# Major in Double 3rds, (1/6) Mirror Image Symmetry of C and Gb-F# Major in Double 3rds, (2/6) Mirror Image Symmetry of B-Db Major in Double 3rds, (3/6) Mirror Image Symmetry of Bb-D Major in Double 3rds, (4/6) Mirror Image Symmetry of A-Eb Major in Double 3rds, (5/6) Mirror Image Symmetry of Ab-F Major in Double 3rds, (6/6) Mirror Image Symmetry of G-F Major in Double 3rds

DAILY EXERCISES  (original, innovative & useful technical studies)

      • 5-Finger Exercises, Beginning-Advanced (13 videos):  (1/13) Pentatonic, Black Key (RH)  beginning, (2/13) Pentatonic, Black Key (LH)  beginning, (3/13) Pentatonic, Black Key (RH + LH)  beginning, (4/13) Pentatonic, Black Key, Mirror – beginning, (5/13) Pentatonic, Black Key,(RH)  intermediate, (6/13) Pentatonic, Black Key, (LH)  intermediate, (7/13) Pentatonic, Black Key, (RH + LH) – intermediate, (8/13) Pentatonic, Black Key Mirror  intermediate, (9/13) Pentatonic, Black Key, (RH)  advanced, (10/13) Pentatonic, Black Key, (LH)  advanced, (11/13) Pentatonic, Black Key, (RH + LH)  advanced, (12/13) Pentatonic, Black Key, Mirror, (13/13) Pentatonic, Black Key, with Hand Crossings  all grades
      • Broken Chords & Arpeggios, Beginning-Advanced (15 videos):  (1/2) Broken Chords & Inversions (RH), (2/2) Variations on Broken Chords (RH, LH), (1/13) Spider Arpeggios, One Octave (RH) – beginning, (2/13) Spider Arpeggios, One Octave (LH) – beginning, (3/13) Spider Arpeggios, One Octave (RH + LH) – beginning, (4/13) Spider Arpeggios, One Octave Mirror – beginning, (5/13) Preparation for Two-Octaves (Expansion/Contraction of 1-5) – intermediate, (6/13) Spider Arpeggios, Two Octaves (RH) – intermediate, (7/13) Spider Arpeggios, Two Octaves (LH) – intermediate, (8/13) Spider Arpeggios, Two Octaves (RH + LH) – intermediate, (9/13) Spider Arpeggios, Two Octaves Mirror – intermediate, (10/13) Spider Arpeggios, Three Octaves (RH) – advanced, (11/13) Spider Arpeggios, Three Octaves (LH) – advanced, (12/13) Spider Arpeggios, Three Octaves (RH + LH) – advanced, (12/13) Spider Arpeggios, Three Octaves Mirror – advanced
      • Polyrhythms (5 videos):  2:3 Polyrhythm Exercise, 3:4 (4:3) Polyrhythm Exercise, 4:3 Polyrhythm Exercises, Chromatic Double 3rd Scale with 3:4 Polyrhythms, How to Play 3:4 and 4:3 Polyrhythms (applied to "Fantaisie Impromptu")

OTHER TOPICS

      • Other Topics of Piano Interpretation & Technique (4 videos):  Correct Arpeggio Technique, Hand Independence in Piano Playing, (1/2) Memorization Techniques, (2/2) Memorization Techniques, The Pianistic Process: Learning, Memorization, Technique

PIANO CLASSICS TUTORIALS -- 9 VIDEOS

      • Baroque (3 videos):  BACH: Invention No. 8 (how to practice & play), BACH: "Goldberg" Aria (how to practice & play)  Parts 1-2
      • Classical (4 videos):  (1/3) BEETHOVEN: "Moonlight" Sonata, 3rd movt. (bars 1-20), (2/3) BEETHOVEN: "Moonlight" Sonata, 3rd movt. (bars 21-65, 116-159), (3/3) BEETHOVEN: "Moonlight" Sonata, 3rd movt. (development & coda), BEETHOVEN: "Moonlight" Sonata (3rd movt.) at Five Progressively Increasing Tempos
      • Modern (2 videos):  RACHMANINOFF: Prelude in G Minor, Op. 23 No. 5, BOLCOM: Graceful Ghost Rag

RAGTIME & EARLY JAZZ -- 13 VIDEOS

      • Super Slow™ Videos (6 videos):  JOPLIN: Maple Leaf Rag, JOPLIN: The Entertainer, JOPLIN: Pineapple Rag, JOPLIN: Magnetic Rag, JOPLIN: Solace, BERLIN/HALL: Puttin' on the Ritz
      • Ragtime Exercises (3 videos):  JOPLIN: School of Ragtime, (1/2) Left-Hand Ragtime Technique, (2/2) Left-Hand Ragtime Technique
      • Scott Joplin Tutorials (4 videos):  JOPLIN: Maple Leaf Rag (3 videos), JOPLIN: The Entertainer (4 videos), JOPLIN: The Easy Winners (3 videos), JOPLIN: Bethena (5 videos)

SUPER SLOW™ VIDEOS -- 33 VIDEOS

      • Baroque (12 videos):  BACH: Toccata in D Minor (from BWV 565), BACH: Fugue in D Minor (from BWV 565), BACH: Invention No. 1, BACH: Invention No. 8, BACH: Invention No. 13, BACH: Six "Little Preludes" BWV 933-938, BACH: Contrapunctus 1 from "The Art of Fugue"
      • Classical (8 videos):  C.P.E. BACH: Solfeggietto, MOZART: Rondo alla Turca, MOZART: Sonata in C, K.545 (1st movt.), MOZART: Sonata in C, K.545 (3rd movt.), CLEMENTI: Sonata, Op. 36 No. 1 (1st movt.), BEETHOVEN: Für Elise, BEETHOVEN: Sonata, Op. 2 No. 1 (1st. movt.), BEETHOVEN: "Pathetique" Sonata (3rd movt.)
      • Romantic (6 videos):  CHOPIN: Fantaisie-Impromptu, CHOPIN: Etude op. 10 no. 4, CHOPIN: "Revolutionary" Etude, CHOPIN: Fantaisie-Impromptu, LISZT: Liebestraum No. 3, SCRIABIN: Étude in D# Minor 
      • Impressionist (3 videos):  DEBUSSY: First Arabesque, DEBUSSY: Clair de lune, DEBUSSY: Pagodes (from "Estampes")
      • Contemporary (4 videos):  RACHMANINOFF: Prelude in C# Minor, Op. 3 No. 2, RACHMANINOFF: Prelude in G Minor, Op. 23 No. 5, KONDO: Super Mario Main Theme, RADNICH/HALL: Pirates of the Caribbean
      • Ragtime & Early Jazz:  see category above

GREAT PIANISTS OF YESTERYEAR -- 26 VIDEOS

      • Olga Samaroff (1880-1948):  Virtuoso: The Olga Samaroff Story; Samaroff's transcription of Bach's "Organ Fugue in G Minor, BWV 578" (audio, 1930); Liszt's "Liebestraum No. 3" (audio, 1921); Paul Juon's "Etude, Opus 18 No. 1" (audio, 1923)
      • Myra Hess (1880-1965):  Her famous arrangement of Bach's "Jesu"; "Adagio" from Bach's "Toccata, Adagio & Fugue"
      • Wilhelm Backhaus (1884-1969):  Beethoven's "Piano Concerto No. 4"
      • Benno Moiseiwitsch (1890-1963):  Rachmaninoff's Prelude in B Minor; Wagner-Liszt "Overture to Tannhäuser"; Schumann's "Fantasiestucke op. 12"
      • Solomon (1902-1988):  Schubert's "Impromptu No. 4"; Beethoven's "Appassionata" (1st movt.); Beethoven's "Appassionata" (3rd movt.)
      • Jorge Bolet (1914-1990):  Chopin, Rachmaninoff, Liszt in the 1980's on French TV;  Liszt's "Grand Galop Chromatique"
      • Grigory Ginzburg (1904-1961):  Liszt's "La Campanella"; Chopin's "Waltz in C-sharp Minor"; Bach's "Siciliana from BWV 1031" (live audio, 1957); Schubert/Liszt "Ständchen" (audio, 1947)
      • Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (1920-1995):  Scarlatti's "Sonata in B minor"; Chopin's "G-Minor Ballade"
      • György Cziffra (1921-1994):  Liszt's "Grand Galop Chromatique"; Liszt's "Hungarian Rhapsody No. 6"
      • Abbey Simon (1922-  ):  A Conversation With Abbey Simon; Brahms "Paganini Variations, Op. 35, Books I and II" (audio, 1955); Live Recital (1965) -- Liszt's "Six Grand Études after Paganini" (live, audio) 

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