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Impromptus D899 (Op. 90)
Impromptu in E-Flat Major - Walkthrough (2)

Spring off the first-beat crotchet of bars 6, 7 and 8 and enjoy the syncopation as you land on the chord, where a touch of pedal adds resonance. Play more legato in f – deeper into the key, very lyrically, and always with melodic shaping....

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Read Ahead is a comprehensive sight-reading curriculum based on high-quality music, carefully graded and supplemented with a wide variety of exercises to help instill the habits essential for fluent reading.


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