Footsteps in the Sand by Catherine Wilson is thoughtful, spiritual and meditative.
The piece uses five note hand positions in different octaves with the left hand evoking the movement of walking interspersed with crossing hands to express a feeling of magnitude, while the repetitive right hand helps to keep the piece grounded.
Instrument: Piano Solo
Approximate difficulty level: Grade 2 - 3 / Early Intermediate
Key: C major
Time signature: 4/4
Features: Riff-like repetitive motifs, hand crossing, demisemiquavers / thirty-second notes
Focus: To build confidence lifting hands away from the keys, work on finger dexterity and stamina
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