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You should be perfectly fine. Most professional pianists have probably played other really hard pieces with very fast trills / runs, for example Chopin & Liszt Etudes and Rachmaninoff's Etudes-Tableaux / Concertos (Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto 3, 3rd movement) so they should be able to play this perfectly. Only problem could be the pianist losing count, ...


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At 80 dotted quarter notes per minute I run into two problems: Fingers getting twisted up and Losing count of the repetitions. As a skilled amateur, after a few minutes of practice, I played 12 bars before getting tangled up. After a fingering adjustment, I played 20-or-so bars before losing count. I don't see fatigue as being an issue, even in an extended ...


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As a sideways answer, consider one of my favorite pieces: the seventh movement of Ligeti's Musica ricercata. (See a faster performance here.) In this movement, the left hand has a rather rapid ostinato that lasts for over three minutes (!). It's a little slower than yours: Ligeti's is basically septuplets at 88 beats a minute, yours is a twelve-let at 80 ...


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I‘d choose some fake books of music in styles she likes. F.B’s contain just the melody with the chords. Learning the accompaniment with chords adapted to her abilities might be an interesting challenge for her.


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She could have some fun with layers of sound. That is, she can play duets/trios/etc. with herself, by recording herself and playing with her recording. I had a housemate who played flute duets with herself in this way. Your mother might need four or more layers to get all the notes. She can do trial and error to find out what works for her. Another ...


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