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Rhythmic Variations
First Series - Page Two

  Rhythmic templates F to J  

    Exercise HCV-F


The right hand starts with a semiquaver rest. Count: "(One)-and-two-and-(three)-and, (one)-and-two-and-(three)-and".

Practice the right hand on its own first.

The quavers in the left hand are on quaver two: "One two-and-three, one two-and-three".

Listen and study the beat map.



  Pattern build-up

A video showing how to practice the hands separately and together in a static five-finger position.


  Tapping drill

Here's some help tapping the syncopated pattern.


  Transferring the pattern

Here's an audio example of the HCV-F rhythmic template applied to Hanon Exercise No.6.





    Exercise HCV-G


The first and second halves of the right hand bar are different.

The first half is like the previous exercise. Count: "(One)-and-two-and-(three)-and...".

The second half of the bar counts: "One-and-(two)-and-(three)-and..."

Practice the right hand on its own first.

The semiquavers in the left hand are on quaver two: "One two-and-three, one two-and-three" (HCV-B).

Listen and study the beat map. Preparatory steps demonstrated below if needed.



  Pattern build-up

A video showing how to practice the hands separately and together in a static five-finger position.


  Tapping drill

Here's some help tapping the syncopated pattern.


  Transferring the pattern

Here's an audio example of the HCV-G rhythmic template applied to Hanon Exercise No.9.





    Exercise HCV-H


Both hands play the same rhythm: "One (two)-and-three-and-one (two)-and-three-and".



  Transferring the pattern

Here's an audio example of the HCV-H rhythmic template applied to Hanon Exercise No.5.





    Exercise HCV-I


Now we start combining HCV-H (here in the left hand) with earlier patterns.

This is Pattern A in the right hand. Preparatory steps demonstrated below if needed.



  Pattern build-up: HIJK

This video gives an overview of pattern H in the left hand combined with patterns A, B, and C in the right hand.


  Tapping drill

Here's some help tapping the syncopated pattern.


  Transferring the pattern

Here's an audio example of the HCV-I rhythmic template applied to Hanon Exercise No.8.





    Exercise HCV-J


This exercise is HCV-B ("One two-and-three, one two-and-three") over HCV-H ("One (two)-and-three-and one (two)-and-three-and".

Preparatory steps demonstrated below if needed.



  Pattern build-up: HIJK

This video gives an overview of pattern H in the left hand combined with patterns A, B, and C in the right hand.


  Tapping drill

Here's some help tapping the syncopated pattern.


  Transferring the pattern

Here's an audio example of the HCV-J rhythmic template applied to Hanon Exercise No.7.





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