April showers bring May flowers, as the saying goes. But did you know that April showers can also inspire beautiful music on the piano? The sound of raindrops hitting the ground, the pitter-patter of drops on rooftops, and the calming rhythm of a gentle downpour can all serve as inspiration for piano compositions. Here are some ways that April showers can relate to the piano:
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