Dance Alone

Year of composition
Easy (Grades 1-3)
3 minutes
Modern classical music and Jazz music
Solo instrument (Piano)
Instrumental parts
Not available

This is a part of a CD project called My First Piano (

This is something I play quite often at solo piano gigs. You’ll want to play through it twice, maybe three times. I normally play the melody once, improvise a bit over the melody for half of the second time, then come in again around bar 13 or 15. It’s a slow song, heart felt, let held notes linger before moving on, it’s about a person who dances alone at night, with nothing else but the music of a piano. The mp3 is as close as I can get to the arrangement; I play this one a million different ways and it’s hard for me to do it exactly like what’s on the page.

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