Galloping Stallion by Melody Bober. For piano. FJH Written For You Piano Solos. Animals and Nature. SMP Level 5 (Intermediate); NFMC Level: Medium Class. Single sheet. Published by The FJH Music Company Inc (FJ.W9163).
Galloping Stallion is a vibrant, upbeat piece that requires the pianist to move his/her fingers swiftly. Included in the composition are left-hand crossover melodies, fast alternation between the hands, a wide range of dynamics, and segments of the G harmonic minor scale. This solo would be well-received on any recital program.
About FJH Written For You Piano Solos
Sparkling and lyrical pieces which promote musical expression.
About SMP Level 5 (Intermediate)
Seventh chords and melodies in both hands. More difficult note reading with ledger lines above and below the staff.
Location: from St. Louis, MO
August 1, 2011
I purcahsed this for my 9 year old son to play at his next recital. When he heard this piece he thought it was too quick and complicated, but once we slowed down the speed and he realized that his left hand crosses over to play the treble clef notes,...
9 of 17 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Cincinnati, OH
February 15, 2008
Excellent Performance Piece
I purchased this item for one of my students to perform at a Festival. It is an excellent performance piece as it is lively, and entertaining, while remaining short enough so that the audience is not bored.
16 of 25 people found this review helpful.