Careful counting is imperative in this canon. It is written in 6/8 time and has many tied notes, creating syncopations. Students may want to practice the hands alone sometimes in order to keep the rhythms consistent and to improve the clarity of the articulation. Following the slur markings is necessary for accurately creating each phrase.
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