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Danny Boy (Londonderry Air)

Joshua Devine
Easy (Grades 1-3)
3 minutes
Classroom materials and Classical music
Solo instrument (Piano)
Instrumental parts
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Londonderry Air is an old English melody, best known by the words written by Frederic Weatherly which are most often set to this tune. This arragment of "Danny Boy" with colored harmony is perfect for advancing piano students. If you have students who want a fun piece and a challenge they should try this piece. Included are 2 technique exercises that compliment the music and help develop finger dexterity.

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