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#1976640 - 10/21/12 08:33 AM Gnossienne #1
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I'm still looking for the best way to pedal these pieces. Too much pedal and it seems to get muddy, too little and it loses it's mysterious quality.

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#1976706 - 10/21/12 11:57 AM Re: Gnossienne #1 [Re: Peyton]
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I like your playing of this piece and you have captured the mood. A couple of suggestions: make more contrast between p and f sections. Lessen the attack on the note following the grace note. You are also hitting a wrong note in your left hand chord. I think you're not playing Db (around:59 and throughout the piece). I don't think you are using too much pedal.
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#1976730 - 10/21/12 01:00 PM Re: Gnossienne #1 [Re: Peyton]
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Thanks. Good suggestions. I think you mean the Bb. Didn't realize it until you mentioned it.... Rats!
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