Children's Ballad, Volume 1, No. 10
This very easy piece Kinder-Romanze [Children's Ballad] is the tenth piece in Volume 1 of Daniel Gottlob Türk's 120 Handstücke für angehende Klavierspieler.
It was first published in 1792.
It is set in the key of A Major.
Please note the the sign // in measure 4 is used by Türk to indicate that the note should be played with a lifting touch in order to round-off the end of the phrase.
This sign should NOT be confused with the ornament // (trill) of the Baroque English virginalists.
Furthermore, in accordance with early Classical performance practice, the trill in measure 7 should begin ON the beat, on the upper auxiliary note.
Duration : 00:25
Source : Daniel Gottlob Türk, 120 Handstücke für angehende Klavierspieler (1792 and 1795)
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