Paper Crane

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Inspired by an idea my fellow composer I have decided to try to do a musical Blog each week. That is each week I will try to write a short piece of music and post it for the world to see. These Blog pieces will be in addition to any other pieces that I am working on, but are an exercise in composition. Most will explore one or two compositional and or notational ideas.

My first Blog piece is Paper Crane. This piece is one of my ?simple? piano pieces. It is in a simple AABA form with seven against three rhythms, with the ?A? section making use of a whole tone scale and the contrasting ?B? section using a pentatonic scale.

Score ID
Year of composition
Difficult (Grades 7+)
2 minutes
Solo instrument (Piano)
Modern classical music

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