Random musings (or rather specific ones) by David Rakowski — composer, pizza maker, failed trombonist, ex-font maker. One of two ziodavino blogs.
Thursday, June 11, 2015
The interval études
One of the what's-the-étude-about strands is intervals, as in Debussy's piano études. Here are a bunch of them. Missing from this cavalcade is Twilight (on melodic thirds) since there is no video or auto-generated video on YouTube. Seconds (N.B. this is the first étude video ever shot. Note butterfingers camerawork)
Thirds no video or recording of Twilight. Fourths Fifths Sixths Sevenths Octaves Ninths Tenths