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Hints and tips

General advice on exercises in each group is available from the Exercises page. The table below offers specific tips on the exercises in Group A where available.

Exercise no.Hints and Tips
  • note that there is no need to mark skips between adjacent elaborations as arpeggiations (e.g. between the second and third notes in the right hand)
  • A2
  • it is better to understand the whole second measure of this exercise as one harmony
  • be careful that linear progression make sense of the harmony
  • A3
  • before analyzing the end of the second full measure, read the pages on passing notes between two harmonies and chromatic passing notes
  • A5
  • careful in the second measure that any linear progression makes sense of the harmony

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