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#2142957 - 09/02/13 04:22 PM Etude in A flat major  
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Here is a little piece I wrote last night and this morning. It is based on an idea JoelW and I thought up (and he is also writing one) - to write an etude on the blocked chord motif from the beginning of Chopin's E major scherzo. Without further ado, here it is:

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Hope you enjoy. If anyone would like an audio file, please ask and I will post it here. smile


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#2142966 - 09/02/13 04:28 PM Re: Etude in A flat major [Re: Polyphonist]  
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Please post the audio file. smile

(I've already heard it. It's a good piece, guys.)

#2142969 - 09/02/13 04:32 PM Re: Etude in A flat major [Re: Polyphonist]  
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All right, click here for the audio file.


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#2143208 - 09/03/13 12:49 AM Re: Etude in A flat major [Re: Polyphonist]  
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Very nice. One question - would this really qualify as an etude? (I'm a little fuzzy on the rules.)


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#2143228 - 09/03/13 01:53 AM Re: Etude in A flat major [Re: Polyphonist]  
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That is delightful! I am looking forward to seeing Joel's Etude as well smile


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#2143242 - 09/03/13 02:22 AM Re: Etude in A flat major [Re: Michael Sayers]  
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Originally Posted by Michael Sayers
That is delightful! I am looking forward to seeing Joel's Etude as well smile


M.


Yes it is delightful, isn't it?

I have postponed my etude as I have been interrupted with a [imo better] idea.

#2143244 - 09/03/13 02:32 AM Re: Etude in A flat major [Re: JoelW]  
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Originally Posted by JoelW
Originally Posted by Michael Sayers
That is delightful! I am looking forward to seeing Joel's Etude as well smile


M.


Yes it is delightful, isn't it?

I have postponed my etude as I have been interrupted with a [imo better] idea.


I think atudes are much superior to etudes wink

M.

#2143248 - 09/03/13 02:41 AM Re: Etude in A flat major [Re: Michael Sayers]  
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Originally Posted by Michael Sayers
Originally Posted by JoelW
Originally Posted by Michael Sayers
That is delightful! I am looking forward to seeing Joel's Etude as well smile


M.


Yes it is delightful, isn't it?

I have postponed my etude as I have been interrupted with a [imo better] idea.


I think atudes are much superior to etudes wink

M.


I agree. Would you like to hear my progress?

#2143266 - 09/03/13 04:13 AM Re: Etude in A flat major [Re: JoelW]  
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Originally Posted by JoelW
Originally Posted by Michael Sayers
Originally Posted by JoelW
Originally Posted by Michael Sayers
That is delightful! I am looking forward to seeing Joel's Etude as well smile


M.


Yes it is delightful, isn't it?

I have postponed my etude as I have been interrupted with a [imo better] idea.


I think atudes are much superior to etudes wink

M.


I agree. Would you like to hear my progress?


I would and most eccordingly . . . oops, accordingly . . . is it for piano or eccordion (no, wait, that should be "accordion"!)?


M.


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