21st Century (2015). "Childhood Memories" is a suite of 14 short pieces for solo piano written by Maltese-American composer Alexey Shor. Born in 1970 in Kiev Shore now lives in Malta and New York. The Suite's movements loosely follows a person's path from early childhood, with a kid Chasing Fireflies and playing in a Sandbox, to his/her Coming of Age and First Love. The 14 pieces are of medium difficulty being (not only thematic) a wonderful enrichment for both advanced piano students and adult r...
These publications reproduce Shostakovich's original manuscript, published by DSCH in the New Collected Works Volume 113. Shostakovich's manuscript differs in many details from the versions of the first edition which appeared during his lifetime and all the subsequent editions, both Russian and foreign.
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Urtext from the Complete Works edition. 59 pages. Contents: Impromptu; Romance in A; Caprice in Em; Romance in Dm; Waltz in E; Idyll in F; Andantino in F; Nocturno in Em; Romance in Db; Barcarola in Gm.
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Between 1895 and 1903 Jean Sibelius composed ten piano pieces that, following their first publication, were taken over by Breitkopf & Hartel and combined as Opus 24. This opus includes Sibelius's most popular and often-played piano pieces in the style ofnationalistic romanticism. The tuneful Romance is the ninth piece in the cycle and was composed in 1901 as a Christmas gift for one of the composer's friends. The new edition takes over the music text published in volume V/1 of the complete editio...
Romantic/20th Century. Sinding may well be remembered today only for his pianistic showcase, Rustle of Spring, which makes competent pianists sound like virtuosi. Vienna Urtext brings this 19th/20th century Norwegian composer to their catalog for the first time in this small collection of six pieces, including the formidable Rustle of Spring. Watch a YouTube performance by Walter Gieseking. -the publisher
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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