American Standard

Composer
Year of composition
2007
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Difficult (Grades 7+)
Duration
9 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
Instrumentation
Solo instrument (Piano)
Instrumental parts
Not available

I started this composition during a trip along the American East Coast. And finished it years later when I found the hand-written autograph. Its three movements are phrases which kept in my mind at the places I visited. After all, America is a very beautiful country and not as ridiculous as people like George W. Bush give the impression. That's why I dedicate this composition to all True Native Americans, which doesn't only include the "Indians", but also all the immigrants (and their sons and daughter) who still remember, who and what they are and don't consider America to be the center of the world.

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