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Casting the Spell by Catherine Wilson is mysterious, atmospheric with an ominous feel.  


The use of  pedal and glissandi help create a mystical quality while the use of tritones produces an eerie quality to make us wonder if the spell is cast for good or for evil!


Instrument: Piano Solo


Approximate difficulty level: Grade 2 - 3 / Early Intermediate


Key: D natural minor


Time signature: 6/8


Features: Hand crossing with octave jumps, glissandi, chords of 5ths, 6ths and tritones


Focus: To build confidence lifting hands away from the keys, work on chord placement, explore atmospheric playing

Casting the Spell

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