Kunz creates his own key of F-flat major by adding flats and double flats to an A-flat major key signature. Though the idea is intriguing, the numerous accidentals can pose a challenge for students. Two-note slurs occur in abundance, adding a bouncy flavor to the piece. Students should strive for a strong, confident tone.
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Caroline Krause, Iowa Center for Research by Undergraduates Fellow