Sleepytown Blues

Ben Crosland

Excerpt of Sleepytown Blues

Difficulty Level

Style

Video

Elements

8th Notes

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Rhythm

Notes whose lengths are equal to one-eighth the value of a whole note or half the value of a quarter note.

A Tempo

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Meter

An Italian term meaning "in time"; an indication instructing the player to return to the original tempo after a deviation.

Fermatas

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Rhythm

Indications placed above or below notes instructing the player to hold those notes longer than their original notated length.

Intermediate Two Voices in One Hand

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Texture

A type of texture where one or both hands play more than one voice at a time with large intervals, many hand positions, and complex rhythms.

Details

Title

Sleepytown Blues

Composer

Year

2017

Instrumentation

Solo Piano

Key Signature

Time Signature

Student Age

Teaching Tips

Clap and Count,

Demonstrate,

Hands Separate Practice,

Isolate Voices,

Play Small Segments,

Slow Practice