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    Default Charles Ives - Piano Sonata No. 2, III. "The Alcotts"

    I would like to learn how to play the third movement from Ives' Concord Sonata. However, I am having trouble playing the large chords in the left hand. I would appreciate any suggestions regarding this piece, especially about reaching all the notes in those chords. Thanks!

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    I'm not a pianist. Sorry. But, what a magnificent Sonata, the Ives Concord is!
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    Quote Originally Posted by cito2002 View Post
    I would like to learn how to play the third movement from Ives' Concord Sonata. However, I am having trouble playing the large chords in the left hand. I would appreciate any suggestions regarding this piece, especially about reaching all the notes in those chords. Thanks!
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