Duncombe - Minuet in C

ABRSM Grade 1 2019 - 2020 Syllabus

Whilst the tempo is not as quick as the example from Handel's Royal Fireworks Music, it is nonetheless a good example of a ceremonial style minuet, full of vitality and simple tonic dominant harmonies.

When playing this piece try to capture the buoyancy of mood as well as the poise in the phrasing which can be captured by following the dynamic suggestions carefully.

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