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Status: Music (2019 - June)

(Text as at 14/07/2019 20:29:46)

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Rationale for this Project


Summary of Progress during April - June 2019
  1. I spent 99 hours in 19Q2 on this Project, or related work (311.75 hours YTD, where for "YTD" - Year to Date - I mean the (academic) year that commenced in October 2018). That's 85.6% of the planned effort (92.4% YTD). Overall, 16.4% of my Project effort in the Quarter was directed towards this project (making 17.1% YTD) - as against 18% planned (25% YTD).
  2. I’ve decided to learn to play the oboe properly, so have re-commenced weekly oboe lessons with my former teacher as of September 2018. Things seem to be going reasonably well.
  3. My intention is take the oboe practical exams under the auspices of Trinity College London – Grade VI and up with the possibility – if I get to pass practical Grade VIII – of taking ABRSM Theory Grade V as this would allow me to take the ABRSM versions of the oboe practicals.
  4. Grade VI Oboe was pencilled in for July 2019, but I’ve decided to prepare for Grade VII first for two reasons:–
    1. Firstly, to make myself more comfortable with Grade VI, but
    2. Secondly, to give myself more time to improve my sight-reading and oral skills..
  5. I failed to achieve my planned effort by almost 15%, mostly on account of the holiday in Malta. However, I continued to make good progress on oboe practical, and completed a re-read of "Taylor (Eric) - The AB Guide to Music Theory - Part 1".
  6. Further details follow:-
Music (Total Hours = 99)
  1. Music - Administration (Total Hours = 16.75)
  2. Music - Aural (Total Hours = 3.25)
  3. Music - Oboe (Total Hours = 73)
  4. Music - Theory

Plans for the Near Future
Progress to Date

The lists of items performed is cumulative, so I’ve hived off the history to a separate document6, which needs a minor update.



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Footnote 2: Footnote 3: Footnote 4: Footnote 5: Ie. The following:-


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Table of the Previous 12 Versions of this Note: (of 57)

Date Length Title
05/04/2019 10:36:29 6821 Status: Music (2019 - March)
06/01/2019 23:36:58 6927 Status: Music (2018 - December)
10/10/2018 16:43:41 6484 Status: Music (2018 - September)
06/07/2018 18:56:10 4990 Status: Music (2018 - June)
05/04/2018 10:48:00 5680 Status: Music (2018 - March)
05/01/2018 00:11:31 6105 Status: Music (2017 - December)
09/10/2017 23:25:26 6792 Status: Music (2017 - September)
20/07/2017 14:34:05 4672 Status: Music (2017 - June)
10/04/2017 23:38:24 4524 Status: Music (2017 - March)
14/01/2017 20:18:14 3675 Status: Music (2016 - December)
14/10/2016 22:14:53 3411 Status: Music (2016 - September)
21/07/2016 16:12:00 3516 Status: Music (2016 - June)



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14/07/2019 20:29:46 812 (Status: Music (2019 - June)) Status: Summary (2019 - June)

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Aeon Papers - Summary Document Status: Priority Task List (2019: July) Status: Summary (2019 - June), 2 Status: Summary Task List (2019: July - August) Status: Summary Task List (YTD: 18Q4 - 19Q3)
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