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J. B. Breval - Sonata in C major, Allegro
My progress after 200 days of cello playing.
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Ilona
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I have practiced this piece totally on my own, only help I have had was youtube-videos. 🎬

Since the beginning I started to practice this I had a strong feeling that this song should be played outdoors. I don’t know why, but this really sounds much better on this way!

This is such a long and so complicated song that towards the end my hand starts to get tired, which is a bit visible (and can be heard) in the video as well. I know I will need more technique practice to get over that, but I need help from my teacher.

I'm quite satisfied with this anyway. 200 days ago I couldn't even imagine I can play songs like this! 😳 Would be fun to do a timelapse video for 1 year anniversary. 

J. B. Breval - Sonata in C major, Allegro

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@iiona You are sounding really great!  Nice scenery as well  and a perfect spot to video! looks peaceful.  great vid!

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Excellent!

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Ilona - Bravo! 

That was a long piece to tackle and you picked such a beautiful setting - it was a joy to watch!

 

- Emily

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Ilona

Thanks for posting that, your sounding good.

 

Mark

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Ilona,

That was wonderful!  I definitely understand what you’ve said about playing it outdoors—seems like the perfect setting.

Characterize people by their actions and you will never be fooled by their words.

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July 25, 2020 - 5:31 pm
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Thank you all for your kind words!

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