Meteor Shower by Catherine Wilson is atmospheric and thought provoking with an other-worldly feel.
The use of arpeggiated chords helps to convey a timeless grandeur while the flurries of notes spread between the hands evoke the sudden movement of a meteor shooting through the sky.
Instrument: Piano Solo
Approximate difficulty level: Grade 4 - 5 / Intermediate
Key: Tonal centre F, Db major pentatonic
Time signature: 5/4 and 7/4
Features: Spread / arpeggiated chords, flurries of semiquavers / sixteenth-notes, minimalist motifs
Focus: To work on finger strength and dexterity, coordination, maintaining a consistent pulse
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