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Historic Improvisation

Christoph Mutter

Exzellent Staff and brillant Teaching. No doubt a milestone in music education to forget the tyranny of playing the repertoire again and again and loose joy ...

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Exzellent Staff and brillant Teaching. No doubt a milestone in music education to forget the tyranny of playing the repertoire again and again and loose joy on classical music.

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Course curriculum

  • 1

    Overview and Context

    • Course Overview

    • Why Can't Classical Musicians Improvise?

  • 2

    Preliminary Musical Skills

    • Partimento and Bass Motions

    • Simple RO: Major

    • Simple RO: Minor

    • Simple RO in Figuration Preludes

    • Complete RO

    • The 4-6 Exceptions

  • 3

    The Ten Partimenti of Furno

    • Furno #1

    • Furno #2

    • Furno #3

    • Furno #4

    • Furno #5

    • Furno #6

    • Furno #7

    • Furno #8

    • Furno #9

    • Furno #10

    • "Furno #11" Realization

    • Figuration Beyond Umpadeeda

    • Stylizing with Diminutions

    • Furno #1 - Instructor's Stylization

    • Furno #2 - Instructor's Performance

    • Furno #2 Student Performance

    • Stylizing a Mystery Partimento

  • 4

    Conclusion

    • Conclusion and Further Resources

    • Course Completion Survey