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’Colour Pieces’

Composer
Biljana Krstic
Year of composition
2005
Publisher
Difficulty
Easy (Grades 1-3)
Duration
2 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Solo instrument
Instrumental parts
Not available

I have already been privileged to collaborate with Dragana Petkovic and Biljana Krstic, from Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro, in producing Piano Exercises & Pieces for the Elementary Music School. We have been delighted with the response which a number of solos and duets from this book of teaching pieces has already received at PRB Music, and we are now adding to this with a further selection, this time by Biljana, which makes use of the excellent colour facilities in Sibelius 3.

We’ve called the pieces Colour Pieces, and they should be used in conjunction with the free chart available.This is only a small part of Biljana’s new project, but gives a flavour of what it’s all about. We recognise that not everyone is sold on the idea of using colour in initial teaching, but Biljana has certainly found it effective with those young beginners in her care.

The attached photo shows Biljana, with her two daughters, Maja and Vanja.

For all the latest information on Bilja, her teaching, and current compositions, please visit her website.

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