Ben Snoek op. 51
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Ignition is an outrageously fast-paced, shockingly fast overture for a solo piccolo. Mixed meter, ostinati, and high levels of syncopation dominate the work, with plenty of fermatas and staccato to keep the work moving!

The tempo should not exceed the written 160 BMP. Note the articulation (staccato, tenutos and accents) and dynamics, especially the subito dynamics and crescendos. For holding fermatas, the note should be held at least one beat longer. For counting fermatas on rests, the rest should be held at least one beat longer also. Make sure to count the rests on the first beat, and pay attention to the quick sixteenth-note rhythms.

Score ID
Ben Snoek op. 51
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
1 minute
Solo instrument (Piccolo)
Modern classical music

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