The March 2016 concert at Camerata Musicale Sulmonese (Sulmona, Italy) featured a number of world premieres of Smith's works, including the Ave Maria (below) and his Three Pieces for Piano. On a trip to Mexico City in 2015, Smith was inspired by three different statues, whose names became the titles of these three short movements: Ariadna Abandonada, Dolor, and Flor de Fango. For advanced pianists. Dur.: 6'30" -the publisher
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Baroque. For harpsichord, London ca. 1735, edited in two volumes by Jolando Scarpa. Already at the age of eleven, Smith was Handel's favorite harpsichord pupil and studied composition with Pepusch and Roseingrave. From 1737 he was Handel's musical assistant. The time has come to also discover Smith beyond his interesting oeuvre for harpsichord. He wrote numerous operas for which Metastasio, among others, wrote the librettos. First edition, Series Frutti Musicali. -the publisher
Ophee tells us that there can be no doubt that Cendrillon was Fernando Sor's most successful work during his lifetime. The three-act ballet ran for a full season in 1822 at the newly rejuvenated King's Theatre in London, more than 100 performances in Paris, and productions across Europe. Sor wrote the piano solo version before leaving London in pursuit of other opportunities on the Continent. This handsome 112-page publication features lay-flat binding. -the publisher
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Strauss Gold is a fine selection of the most famous masterpieces by Johann Strauss II transcribed and arranged for solo piano. This collection is now available with a full-performance CD, providing a valuable addition to anyone's piano library.
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This edition brings together - for the first time - the three early ballets of Igor Stravinsky in versions for solo piano. Intended as both virtuoso performance pieces as well as study aids for musicians, they have been carefully proofread against the orchestral scores to insure that they agree in detail. Pretrushka contains all of the music in the original 1911 version, The Firebird is a transcription of the full-length 1910 ballet and The Rite of Spring is presented in a revised form of the wel...
Dover reprint of early G. Schirmer edition. This edition is Stravinsky's own reduction for solo piano. Originally intended for Ballets Russe rehearsals, this arrangement has evolved into a popular and challenging part of the piano repertoire. It also offers an excellent way for listeners to follow this complex work and to fully appreciate its brilliance.
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Dover reprint of an early G. Schirmer edition. Containing all of the music from the original 1911 version, this edition presents Stravinsky's popular ballet in a reduction for solo piano. Ideal for rehearsal or performance, it offers translated stage directions that provide helpful guidance and narrate the exotic story of three magical puppets.
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Available for the first time in one volume, this collection features 14 piano pieces by Igor Stravinsky. It includes easier works for the intermediate pianist and concert works for the seasoned performer. Contents: Chant du Rossignol Chorus from the Prologue to 'Boris Godunov' Les cinq doigts Four tudes Fragment des symphonies pour instruments vent la mmoire de Achille-Claude Debussy Piano Rag-Music Polka Serenade in A Sonata Souvenir d'une marche boche Tango Trois mouvem...