Continuing in our studies from John Thompson’s Modern Course For The Piano Second Grade Book, today’s lesson will cover Dark Eyes on page 44. In today’s lesson we will discuss the following topics:
Russian folk dance with 3/4 time signature
Key of C minor
Focus on dynamics
Accidentals create a harmonic minor sound
Students will need to purchase their own copy of this book so they can follow along with these lessons.
This course is taught by Nathan Secrest, a piano studio instructor located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.