Level 4 is intended for students who have completed the Primer through Level 3 piano lessons. While we recommended that previous lessons be learned in order, the student is free to learn pieces in any order they wish beginning with Level 4.
In the Hall of the Mountain King is written by Norwegian composer, Edvard Grieg. Edvard Grieg was born in Bergen, Norway on June 15, 1843. For most of Edvard's life Norway struggled to be its own nation separate from unions with other countries. It was his music that helped give Norway its own identity. For his contribution, he came to be regarded as a hero to the people of Norway. Many of his works include Norwegian folksongs and paint a musical picture of the landscape of the beautiful countryside. Read more....
In the Hall of the Mountain King is in the key of D Minor. Music in a major key sounds bright. Music in a minor key sounds dark.
Print the sheet music for this lesson: In the Hall of the Mountain King | Easy Piano Sheet Music
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