Advanced violinist needs advice on how to memorize complete arpeggio sequences.
I have a very good ability to memorize music i.e. Etudes, Paganini, full major concerti and others. But for the life of me I have never been able to memorize complete arpeggios
or unaccompanied Bach. I've had a new fantastic teacher for a year now and usually he let's me use my scale book (Fischer). This week he informed me that he wants me to memorize my arpeggios in the Flesch format - which I have previously studied.
My music theory has always been weak, and he uses theory to explain everything. Diminished this, and augmented that and my brain freezes up. It's like I have musical dyslexia... Musically he's really good for me and my playing has increased amazingly... although he's made it clear I still have a ways to go. I am willing to learn more theory but I don't know how to do this.
I have two issues with arpeggios. 1. I can't remember the sequence from one to the next and 2. I get lost on 3 octave arpeggios after going up, and when coming down I can't remember what fingers I used going up.
Any help is much appreciated as I'm not sure how to accomplish this
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