Bursting into Life by Catherine Wilson is peaceful, celebratory and full of awe.
The continuous quaver / eighth-note movement is interrupted four times within the piece in order to take a moment to ponder the miracle of life.
Instrument: Piano Solo
Approximate difficulty level: Grade 0 - 1 / Beginner
Key: C major
Time signature: 5/4
Features: 5-note minimalist motifs, hand crossing, pedal held throughout
Focus: To explore an unusual time signature while keeping the quavers / eighth notes at a consistent speed
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