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’Round the World in a Rockin’ Chair for Solo Banjo

Year of composition
Difficult (Grades 7+)
3 minutes
Classical music
Solo instrument (Banjo [notation])
Instrumental parts
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With its very restricted range and constrained metrical pulse, 'Round the World in a Rockin' Chair manically chases its tail in an attempt to escape and finally breaks free of its "prison of the mind." In the process the piece evolves a complex rhyme scheme of harmonies that on one hand never leaves the "rocking chair" while at the other constantly strives for new chord variations.

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