Aphelion: The point in a planet’s orbit at which it is furthest from the sun.
A contemporary solo to develop otherworldly technique!
- Art meets science in this technical piece. The point of Aphelion is represented by a modal shift from minor to major. Students will love listening for the moment when the earth begins its journey back toward to sun!
- Students must utilize each of the three primary arm-playing techniques in various sections throughout the piece.
- Supplementary technical exercises with explanations are included.
- Pairs well with most major piano methods: The Music Tree: Book 3, Piano Adventures Level 2B, Piano Safari Book 3, and many more!