The pieces in this book are arranged roughly in chronological order. They include the best of Mozart's childhood compositions through late works such as the famous "Sonata in C Major," K. 5. Unique features of this volume include an excellent discussion of pianos in Mozart's day, as well as directives on how to improvise ornaments in Classic keyboard music. The Alfred Masterwork Library CD Editions combine each exceptional volume with a professionally recorded CD. 64 pages.
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This orchestral-inspired sonata contains elaborate pianistic treatment and an exciting sonata-rondo finale with a cadenza worthy of one of Mozart's concertos. The flashy third movement is full of many contrasts involving dynamics, mood and texture. Throughout the sonata, the left hand becomes a true partner in all aspects of the composition, and thematic material is spread over different registers of the keyboard.
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Renowned Austrian pianist, composer, and editor Artur Schnabel spent a lifetime performing and interpreting Mozart. This edition features two of Mozart's most popular piano sonatas, K. 331 and K. 457, and includes helpful fingering, dynamic, and performance suggestions by the editor. Ornaments are realized in footnotes.
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Alfred Masterworks edition. Title listed as "Variations on a the Theme from the Celebrated Canon in D". "This is an original composition: a set of variations based on thematic material from the original canon." -Willard A. Palmer (the arranger). A simplified version, but not for easy piano.
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Sergei Prokofiev's nine piano sonatas span the years 1907 to 1953. This collection, edited by Thomas Schumacher, addresses the first four of these masterworks: Op. 1 (in F minor), Op. 14 (in D minor), Op. 28 (in A minor), and Op. 29 (in C minor). In prefatory matter, Schumacher discusses Prokofiev's compositional style and the form of each sonata, in addition to analyzing the various themes and compositional nuances of each work. Helpful fingering and pedaling suggestions are also offered in this...
Contents: • Barcarolle in G Minor [Op. 10, No. 3] • Etude-Tableau in G Minor [Op. 33, No. 8] • Humoresque in G [Op. 10, No. 5] • M‚lodie [Op. 10, No. 4] • Moment Musical in D-Flat [Op. 16, No. 5] • Polichinelle in F-Sharp Minor [Op. 3, No. 4] • Prelude in B [Op. 32, No. 11] • Prelude in B Minor [Op. 32, No. 10] • Prelude in B-Flat Minor [Op. 32, No. 2] • Prelud...