Mastering a New Piece in a Single Lesson – Debussy’s Reverie as an Example


What you need to know in Mastering a new piece in one lesson. We will take Debussy's Reverie as an example to showcase a comprehensive guide to expression, technique and musicality. "Réverie" by Debussy is a nuanced piece that requires attention to detail in terms of colour, phrasing, and balance between both hands. Here's an expanded plan that includes these aspects to effectively convey these musical elements to students in a single piano lesson: 1. Introduction to the Piece (5 minutes) Briefly introduce Claude Debussy and the "Réverie" piece. Discuss the overall mood, character, and unique qualities of the piece. 2. [...]