Edited by Baroque scholar Judith Schneider, with expert fingering suggestions by Stuttgart Professor Maria Sofianska, this edition of the second volume of Bach's essential masterpiece contains 30 pages of extensive research and insight into Baroque music. Painstakingly compared with the most important autograph and manuscript sources, this comprehensive edition includes thorough analysis of written and improvised ornamentation, a discussion of period keyboard instruments, insight into pedaling, t...
20th Century (1915). This set of six pieces is based on folk song melodies and dance forms from Transylvania which was annexed to Romania in 1920. The contrasting melodies were originally for violin or shepherd's flute, but the unusual harmonies are original with Bart˘k. The performance time for the complete set of dances is approximately 4 minutes, 15 seconds. -the publisher
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This set of six pieces is based on folk song melodies and dance forms from Transylvania which was annexed to Romania in 1920. The contrasting melodies were originally for violin or shepherd's flute, but the unusual harmonies are original with Bartok. Theperformance time for the complete set of dances is approximately 4 minutes, 15 seconds. Included is an outstanding CD recording from the Naxos label. -the publisher
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Full title is "13 of His Most Popular Piano Pieces." Includes: Bagatelle in A Minor, Op. 119, No. 9; Bagatelle in G Minor, Op. 119, No. 1; Contradance ,WoO 14, No. 1; Fr Elise ,WoO 59; Menuet in G Major, WoO 10, No. 2; Six Variations on a Swiss Folk Song ,WoO 64; Six Variations on the Duet "Nel Cor Pi Non Mi Sento" ,WoO 70; Sonata in G ,Op. 49, No. 2; Sonata No. 8 (2nd Movement) ,Op. 13; Sonata Quasi una Fantasia (1st Movement) ,Op. 27, No. 2; Sonatina in F ,Anh. 5, No. 2; Theme from Rondo a C...
This nicely filled-out arrangement of the famous theme from Beethoven's 9th Symphony is appropriate as a performance piece for an intermediate level pianist, featuring elements of the symphonic work intertwined with the theme. It is presented in D major,has a wide keyboard range, and nice extremes in dynamics. -the publisher
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The serious student and performer of the Beethoven's works will definitely benefit from this scholarly prepared edition of the 1795 F-minor Sonata, Opus 2, No. 1, not only for the clarity of its modern engraving, but also for the extensive performance and historical notes provided by Maurice Hinson, both separately in the preface as well as scattered throughout the score. Editorial additions are clearly designated. -the publisher
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Edited by Willard A. Palmer, this is Beethoven's complete Sonata, Opus 27, No. 2. There are historical notes about the work and the composer, as well as illustrations, performance suggestions regarding staccato, notes by Carl Czerny, and additional footnotes within the score. Mr. Palmer notes that "the present edition has been carefully prepared from the original autograph manuscript and the first edition_" -the publisher
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Romantic. Count Ferdinand Ernest Gabriel von Waldstein, to whom the Sonata No. 21 in C Major, Op. 53, is dedicated, was a longtime patron of the composer. Waldstein wrote to Beethoven, "May you receive the spirit of Mozart through the hands of Haydn." The opening theme of repeated chords begins the excitement found throughout this work. Dr. Stewart Gordon's editions of Beethoven's most popular piano sonatas provide the key to a stylistic performance. Thorough research of the earliest available so...
The G-major Sonata, Opus 79, is a lighthearted romp in its two outer movements, but these enclose a romantic and lyrical Andante movement. In this Maurice Hinson edition, performance and practice notes are included.
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The Op. 79 was announced by Breitkopf & Hrtel in Leipzig in December 1810 as "sonatine pour le pianoforte." It was also registered at London's copyright registry on August 31, 1810, by the English publisher Muzio Clementi. It is not possible to ascertain exactly when the English edition was available to the public, but it may be that it predates the German edition. Although the Op. 79 bears no dedication, Beethoven may have planned to use it as a gift for Therese Malfatti, a woman with whom he w...
Dr. Stewart Gordon, Professor of Music in the Department of Keyboard Studies at the University of Southern California, is held in high regard by professional piano teachers worldwide. His critical editions of Beethoven's piano sonatas provide all the tools necessary for a stylistic performance and are essentials for the library of every piano teacher. His thorough research of the earliest available sources has captured the most accurate reflection of the composer's intent. These sonatas contain h...
Re-engraved, corrected editions by Arthur Schnabel, with Schnabel's notes and comments in five languages. This volume (volume 1) contains Sonatas 1 through 17. Volume 2 (sold separately) contains Sonatas 18 through 32.
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Re-engraved, corrected editions by Arthur Schnabel, with Schnabel's notes and comments in five languages. This volume (volume 2) contains Sonatas 18 through 32. Volume 1 (sold separately) contains Sonatas 1 through 17.
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All written in Beethoven's youth, these sonatinas display many of the composer's already mature style traits. The "Sonatina in F minor, " WoO 47/2 is reminiscent of the "Sonata in C minor," Op. 13 ("Pathetique"). This collections also contains the popular "Sonatina in G Major" and "Sonatina in F Major." Together with the dances and easier variatioins these sonatinas provide a fine foundation for the study of Beethoven's sonatas. Contents: • Sonatina in C, WoO 51 • Sonatin...