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Last reply by: Professor Ryan
Fri Nov 16, 2012 12:12 AM

Post by Venkat RN on November 6, 2012

i mean for writing sharps in order FCGADEB

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Post by Venkat RN on November 6, 2012

Hi Laura ,
could you plese tell why we are not using the 2nd line from bottom of of th treble cleff for writing G

Identifying Black Keys

  • Each black key has 2 different names, in other words, is 'enharmonic'.
  • C# = Db/ D# = Eb/ F# - Gb/ G# - Ab/ A# = Bb

Identifying Black Keys

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  • Intro 0:00
  • Lesson Objectives 0:14
  • Sharp Keys C# D# E# F# G# A# B# 0:31
    • Sharp Something by Raising it by a Half Step
    • Listening to Sharps
    • Finding Sharps on the Keyboard
    • White Keys That Are Also Sharp
  • Flat Keys D Flat, E Flat, F Flat, G Flat, A Flat, B Flat, C Flat 2:25
    • Finding Flats on the Keyboard
    • White Keys That Are Also Flat
    • Enharmonic Keys: One Note with Two Names
  • Whole Steps Using Black Keys 3:20
    • Two Half Steps = One Whole Step
    • Finding Half and Whole Steps on the Keyboard
    • Half Step + Half Step = Whole Step
  • Half Steps Using Black Keys 5:58
    • Writing a Sharp or Flat After the Letter
    • Listening to the Chromatic Scale
    • Chromatic Movement
  • Writing Sharps on the Staff 7:32
    • Middle Box Needs to Intersect the Line or Space That It's Referring To
    • The Order of Sharps
    • Sharps in the Bass Clef
    • In the Staff, The Sharp or Flat Comes Before the Note
    • Using Sharps While Ascending, Using Flats While Descending
  • Writing Flats on the Staff 9:34
    • The Order of Flats
    • Using Flats While Descending
    • Using Sharps While Ascending
  • Writing Black Key Whole and Half Steps 10:26
    • Playing Half Steps on the Keyboard
    • Writing Whole Steps on the Staff With Sharps and Flats While Ascending and Descending
    • Listening to the Example
  • Example 1: Writing Sharp and Flat Notes in Treble Clef 12:58
  • Example 2: Writing Sharp and Flat Notes in Bass Clef 16:56
  • Example 3: Writing Black Key Whole Steps 18:08
  • Example 4: Writing Black Key Half Steps 21:00
  • Example 5: Finding Sharps on the Keyboard 24:06
  • Example 6: Finding Flats on the Keyboard 24:47
  • Example 7: Finding Black Key Whole and Half Steps on the Keyboard 25:18