Maple Leaves in the Wind

Elizabeth W. Greenleaf

Excerpt of Maple Leaves in the Wind

Difficulty Level

Theme

Video

Elements

Five Finger Scales

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Scales

Simple five-note scales whose notes fit within a comfortable hand shape; applied when more than one such scale appears in a piece.

Hand Crossing

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Hand and Finger Techniques

A technique that involves one hand crossing over or under the other.

Legato

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Expression

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

Mezzo Forte

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Expression

A simple melody line shared by both the right hand and the left hand.

Details

Title

Maple Leaves in the Wind

Publisher

Year

2001

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

Student Age

Student Type

Teaching Tips

Help Student Achieve Sensitive and Musical Playing,

Highlight Dynamic Contrasts,

Work on Creating a Good Tone