In today’s episode of PianoTV, we’re going to do a full tutorial for the Clementi Sonatina in C major, op. 36, no. 1. This sonatina has three movements and is at a Grade 3 RCM level.
In today’s video, we’re going to talk about the Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM), a Canadian music school that offers standardized exams called “grades”. If you’ve ever heard someone say “I have my grade 6 in music”, they’re probably talking about the RCM and RCM exams.
So a couple weeks ago I attended the local music festival, since many of my students were participating in it. There were highs and lows, and I was super nervous as I always am, but it was also very fun and I’ve got some advice to pass on to you today.