Elfin Dance, Op. 12, No. 4
Elverdans - Elfentanz - Elves Dance - from Lyric Pieces
This Elfin Dance, Op. 12, No. 4 by Edvard Grieg is part of the composer's Lyric Pieces.
This very pictorial Dance of the Elves is as swift and delicate as the legendary characters it portrays.
Please note that this score contains suggestions for performing the ornaments (in this case, broken chords) in accordance with Romantic performance practice.
In particular, the broken chord should begin ON the beat and be played rapidly and gracefully.
Duration : 01:16
Source : Edvard Grieg, Lyric Pieces Op. 12 [Lyriske smastykker] (Copenhagen, 1867).
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