From the Shadows by Catherine Wilson is eerie, unsettling, and with an unpredictable feel.
The use of descending motifs, tritones, and false relations, all contribute to the uneasy atmosphere, while the use of syncopation helps to throw the pulse unexpectedly.
Instrument: Piano Solo
Approximate difficulty level: Grade 4 - 5 / Intermediate
Key: Tonal centre F
Time signature: 4/4
Features: Intervals of up to an octave, syncopation, false relations and tritones
Focus: To work on intervallic recognition, coordination, exploring unusual tonalities
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