Students will adore this bold, vivacious piece with a hint of other-worldly harmonies. Numerous accidentals abound. These can be a bit difficult, especially when combined with frequent changes in hand positions. Articulations are important since the contrast of slurs and staccatos add a lot of variety and a march-like quality to the piece.
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Caroline Krause, Iowa Center for Research by Undergraduates Fellow