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Discussion in 'Repertoire' started by John Robson, Sep 9, 2008.

  1. John Robson

    John Robson New Member Piano Society Artist

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    I know the literal translation of the French "sans trainer" is "without trainer", but what does that mean? I have no idea. Help! How does one play a piece with these instructions?
     
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    is it from Satie, Debussy, or Ravel?
     
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    I think it can be translated as "without dragging".
     
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    dragging along

    Thanks, Alf. That makes sense to me.

    Juufa, Poulenc!
     
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    Re: dragging along

    Xème Improvisation?
     

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