Grasshoppers

Mary Leaf

Excerpt of Grasshoppers

Difficulty Level

Mood

Theme

Video

Elements

Crescendo and Diminuendo

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Expression

Indications instructing the player to play gradually louder (crescendo) or softer (diminuendo).

Forte

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Expression

An indication instructing the player to play loudly.

Legato

Image of the Legato element

Expression

A type of articulation indicating the player to play smoothly and seamlessly, with the notes slightly overlapped.

Mezzo Piano

Image of the Mezzo Piano element

Expression

An indication instructing the player to play moderately soft; between mezzo forte and piano.

Details

Title

Grasshoppers

Composer

Publisher

Collection

Year

2003

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

# of Measures

16

Teacher Duet

Yes

Lyrics

Yes

Student Age

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Highlight Dynamic Contrasts,

Sing the Words,

Work on Bringing Out the Bouncy Character With a Light, Nimble Touch