Transcription of Yanni – In the morning light

May 6th, 2011

I recently wanted to play one of the waltzes we dance to on the piano. This was “In the morning light” by Yanni. It is particulary nice because it is written a a 4 quarter beat but can be danced waltz style. There is also a beautiful show dance interpretation of this song by Victor Fung and Anastasia Muravyeva (WSSDF 2010).

I googled the score and all I got was some pdf document that contained something that looked like a complete maniac has been trying to write music. Here is a sample of that mess.

I noticed that this must have been the result of some mad automatized transcription program and definitely not written by any sane human. Anyway I decided to write a new version of the sheet music and here we go. The snippet above translates to something pretty easy:

Feel free to download and comment.

Yanni – In the morning light