Major Scales: What I Learned In Middle School

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As school kept going I kept my routine of practice schedule every day from Monday through Friday and then I would take my instrument home every weekend. It was a daily struggle for myself because I had to practice and become better in my skills than yesterday. I had to learn my major scales but GMEA (Georgia Music Educators Association) added more to play to the scales I already knew. It felt like I was learning them all over again. They added more notes than the scales I learned in Middle School; that meant I had to play notes that were in a higher range than the ones I was playing. I finally learned all of my scales by early October. But all the hours spent learning them was a torture to my brain. Playing those 9 scales over and over with

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