Satie's "Next-to-last thoughts" contain a short whimsical story printed in the musical text as a subtext. Each piece was dedicated to prominent contemporaries: Idylle (Claude Debussy), Aubade (Paul Dukas), and M‚ditation (Albert Roussel). -the publisher
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20th Century. Satie's Gymnopedies are the first testimony to his idea of a "New Simplicity:" repetitive, steady rhythms reminiscent of ancient cult dances, with their very own meditative charm. -the publisher
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Although Satie took the classical form as a model for his "Sonatine," it is quintessentially an ironic work. The composer included lines of text between the staves that describe the day of a typical Parisian bureaucrat.
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Eagerly awaited by countless pianists: a fourth Urtext volume with a selection of pieces from Domenico Scarlatti's vast sonata output. Whereas in the three collections 51480395, 51480451 and 51480476 there is about an equal number of often played and rarely played pieces that were sure to reward the inquisitive, Volume IV is a compilation of "the best of Scarlatti." In spite of the legendary fair copies from Venice and Parma that constitute the sources, the Scarlatti transmission remains complica...
12 Well-Known Original Pieces in Progressive Order of Difficulty. Contents: Scherzo in B-flat Major, D. 593, No. 1 L„ndler in B-flat Major, D. 378, No. 6 L„ndler in B-flat Major, D. 3 Eight Ecossaises, D. 977 Waltz in A-flat Major from First Waltzes, D. 365, No. 1 Waltz in A-flat Major from First Waltzes, D. 365, No. 2 Minuet in D Major, D. 41, No. 16 German Dance in D Major, 0, No. 3 Moment musicaux in A-flat Major, D. 780, No. 6 Hungarian Melody in B minor, D. 817 Variations...
G. Henle URTEXT edition. Includes Sonata in A, op ph 120/D 664; Sonata in Am, op 42/D 845; Sonata in Am, op ph 143/D 784; Sonata in Am, op ph 164/D 537; Sonata in D, op 53/D 850; Sonata in Bb, op ph 122/D 568; Sonata in B, op ph 147/D 575.
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G. Henle URTEXT edition. Includes Sonata in Ab, D 557; Sonata in C, D 279; Sonata in C, D 613; Sonata (relic) in C major, D 840; Sonata in Db, D 567; Sonata in E, D 157; Sonata (5 Piano Pieces) in E, D 459; Sonata in E, D 566/506; Sonata in Fm D 625/505;Sonata in F#m, D 571/604/570. With Appendix containing Early version of D 154 of the Sonata E major D 157, 1st movement; Early version D 277 A of the Sonata C major D 279, 3rd movement Fragment of C#m, D 655; Fragment of Em, D 769 (994). With crit...
G. Henle URTEXT edition. Revised 2004. Edited by Ernst Herttrich. Fingering by Walther Lampe. These variations were originally conceived as a virtuoso piece for piano & orchestra, but later the composer set them instead for solo piano.
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G. Henle URTEXT edition. Composed in Vienna in 1838 along with several other shorter pieces, Schumann's Arabesque has found a permanent place in the general piano repertoire. It may owe its lightness and grace to Schumann's urge to "rise up and become the favorite composer of all the ladies of Vienna." As a result, the Arabesque is a prime example of entertainment music in the best sense of the word. The musical text of this new edition has been thoroughly revised and provided with an informative...