Been working on this complete version since I last posted the harpsichord part naked in my previous post. Here it is in it’s full version, just click the following link: Continue reading
Here it is, kids, my latest and greatest keyboard masterpiece. Three minutes in length, solo harpsichord. I’ll likely be adding violin and cello which was my plan all along. First I wanted to make a foundation that I could play live and by myself. Click in to listen if you like.
As a kid I loved watching the original Addams Family TV show, and Lurch was my favorite character. I never knew that Ted Cassidy (Lurch) died in 1979. To commemorate my love of the actor and that wonderful character he played I dedicate this christening of my new video camera with a harpsichord rendition of J. S. Bach’s 2-part invention in D Minor: Continue reading
We’re going to play with the C Major Chord today and also with the C Major Scale. It helps to know that your melody stays strictly with the notes of the scale of the key you are in unless you are intentionally doing something fancy. Finding the right note is easier if your search is limited to some instead of all the notes. Your ear will take you there if there are not too many options. Continue reading