ABRSM Grade 3 - Piano Exam Pieces

Grechaninov - Riding the Hobby-Horse (No. 5 from Children’s Album, Op. 98)

ABRSM Grade 3 – C2

This delightful piece describes a ride on a child’s hobby horse, with some written commentary from the composer. An opportunity to develop forearm staccato, the music contains both marcato and tenuto accents in a variety of different dynamics. An effective pedal texture towards the end adds colour. Resources & links Piano Exam Pieces 2021 & 2021, Grade 3 is available from the ABRSM online shop here. ...

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