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Welcome to Fundamentals 2

Congratulations! You made it to Fundamentals II!

Designed for “advanced beginners,” this second set of courses focuses on advanced scale and bow techniques along with several performance pieces. Enjoy your practice!

EVERY DAY PRACTICE

EVERYDAY CELLO PRACTICE PLAN

Cello is fun! Follow the process daily, Do not miss to practice open strings and scales. Jump on the etudes and choose a song. Enjoy your practice!

GO BACK TO FUNDAMENTALS I

GO BACK TO FUNDAMENTALS I

You might need to go back and forward with the curriculum to really learn how to play. Don’t be afraid to go back to Fundamentals I if needed. Learning how to play the cello takes time and everyday practice.

My Daily Cello Practice Plan

1

Practice Open Strings

Advancing to a new level, you need to increase the time you spend practicing open strings.

2

Practice Scales and Arpeggios

Every Time!

3

Practice an Etude

Choose an etude to improve your technique.

4

Choose a Song

5

Ask Olga Questions

6

Enjoy Your Practice!

Let’s Get Started! ♫

Chapter 1: Advancing Scales Technique (position changes)

1. A Major (2 Octaves)

2. C Major (3 Octaves)
3. D Major (3 Octaves)
4. B Major Flat (2 Octaves)

Chapter 2: Advance Arpeggios (position changes)

1. C Major (2 Octaves) 6/3 & 6/4
2. D Major (2 Octaves) 6/3 & 6/4
3. F Major (2 Octaves) 6/3 & 6/4
4. G Major (2 Octaves) 6/3 & 6/4
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Once you complete chapters 1 & 2, you can share your progress with Olga to get guidance and tips:

Chapter 3: Demonstration Scales and Arpeggios in a Music

1. C Major A. Schroeder #13 (Scale) Suzuki Book 1 #17 & Book 2 #2

Chapter 4: Bow Stroke

1. Detache
2. Legato
3. Marcatto

Chapter 5: Alwin Schroeder 170 Foundation Studies for Cello V.1

1. Etude #22
2. Etude #23

3. Etude #24

4. Etude #25

5. Etude #26

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Don’t forget to share your progress with Olga to get guidance and tips:

Chapter 6: Suzuki Book 2

1. #3 Minuet No.1 (J.S. Bach)
2. #4 Minuet No.3 (J.S. Bach)
3. #6 Hunters’ Chorus (C.M. von Weber)

4. #7 Musette from English Suite No.3 (J.S. Bach)
5. #9 Theme from “Witches’ Dance” (N.Pganini)
6. #11 Gavotte (F.J. Gossec)
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Do you feel ready for the Intermediate level ?
Share your progress with Olga to get guidance and tips: