Dance of Fire by Bruce W. Tippette. For Piano. Piano Solo; Solo. Intermediate level piece for the Piano Solo event with the National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC) Festivals Bulletin 2008-2009-2010. SMP Level 4 (Intermediate); NFMC Level: Elementary Class 4. Sheet. 4 pages. Published by Alfred Music Publishing (AP.24471).
This solo was the 2005 winner of the Lynn Freeman Olson Composition Award. Written in 6/8 meter and the key of D minor, the piece is in A-B-A form. The A section has the melody in the left hand with a broken-chord accompaniment in the right hand. The B section is slower and chorale-like. The return of the A section is followed by a short coda.
About SMP Level 4 (Intermediate)
Introduction of 4-note chords and sixteenth notes. Hand movement covering 2 to 3 octaves.