In the key of A minor, this short work has a slightly haunting mood. Slur markings and accents are among the important aspects of the piece. Bringing out the half notes is also vital. Students should listen for an even, full tone in both hands, making the legatos as smooth as possible.
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Caroline Krause, Iowa Center for Research by Undergraduates Fellow