Sunrise Over the Mountain by Catherine Wilson is mystical and full of wonder with an expansive feel.
The hands crossing to cover three octaves, the ostinato style left hand, and the motivic right hand all help suggest the expansiveness of the scenery and the sun rising.
Instrument: Piano Solo
Approximate difficulty level: Grade 2 - 3 / Early Intermediate
Key: C major with a tonal centre of G
Time signature: 3/4
Features: Hand crossing, ostinato-style left hand, use of 4ths and 5ths
Focus: To build confidence lifting hands away from keys, to work on interval recognition and coordination
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