• Year of composition: 2009
  • Work category: Other solo instruments solo
  • First performed: 20 september 2009 på Chicago Cultural Center. Phyllis Chen
  • Duration: 6 min

Instrumentation

toy piano

Examples of printed editions

BabelScores, Paris 2016

Description of work

Ensatsigt verk


Work comment

Toy Toccata is a short but intense piece for toy piano. Technically, the basic concept of the piece is the rapid alternation between white and black keys. On another level, the piece can be seen as a toy piano's (attempted) rebellion against its own inherent cuteness and innocence.