Unit G13 – Ornaments

In Stage G the following ornaments are introduced:

  • turns
  • appoggiaturas

Students should learn to confidently execute these ornaments and to identify them on the score.


  • Ensure the students can confidently identify the symbols for each of these ornaments
    • Check the student is clear about the difference between appoggiaturas and acciaccaturas, both on the page and audibly.
  • Ask the student to write out ornaments on manuscript paper so they are clear about the pattern.