A Romantic Sketchbook for Piano, Book I (Romantic Sketchbook for Piano (ABRSM))

A Romantic Sketchbook for Piano, Book I (Romantic Sketchbook for Piano (ABRSM))

By: Alan Jones (editor)Other Formats

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A Romantic Sketchbook for Piano explores the wealth of piano music from the Romantic period in five carefully graded albums. Mostly composed between 1830 and 1930, the pieces in these albums have been selected to introduce players to a wide range of music, from works by some of the leading Romantic composers, such as Schumann, Mendelssohn and Tchaikovsky, to unfamiliar pieces by lesser-known figures. Each volume presents a variety of keys, time signatures and textures within a comprehensive range of tempi, which will be invaluable to students in the development of their musical skills. Players will also respond imaginatively to the varying styles and moods offered in these colourful sketchbooks, from the lively dances and mood pictures to the tender songs and gentle serenades.

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Contents

Lesson in F, Op. 487 No. 38 [Brunner] ; Lesson in D, Op. 487 No. 41 [Brunner] ; Study in D, Op. 187 No. 49 [Czerny] ; Study in F, Op. 176 No. 17 [J. B. Duvernoy] ; The Industrious Student, Op. 31 No. 3 [Bischoff] ; Cuckoo, Op. 46 No. 21 [Breslauer] ; Water Music, Op. 46 No. 10 [Breslauer] ; Waltz, Op. 46 No. 25 [Breslauer] ; Roundelay, Op. 39 No. 2 [Forster] ; The Echo [Carlo Albanesi] ; Melody (Arabian Air), No. 28 from 'ABC du piano' [Le Couppey] ; Dedication, Op. 138 No. 1 [Stephen Heller] ; Study in C, Op. 65 No. 3 [Loeschhorn] ; Study in G, Op. 65 No. 9 [Loeschhorn] ; Study in C, Op. 50 No. 3 [Cornelius Gurlitt] ; Serenade, No. 18 from Album for the Young, Op. 140 [Cornelius Gurlitt] ; On the Playground, Op. 210 No. 5 [L. Kohler] ; Piano Piece for the Young, No. 13 [Henkel] ; New Scene from Childhood, Op. 55 No. 4 [T. F Kirchner] ; Scherzino, No. 112 from 'Kinder-Klavierschule' [E Horak] ; A Jolly Moment [Ladukhin] ; On Reflection, Op. 36 No. 12 [Gedike] ; Lullaby, Op. 36 No. 15 [Gedike] ; A Sad Tale, Op. 39 No. 16 [Dmitri Kabalevsky] ; Cou

Product Details

  • publication date: 05/09/1996
  • ISBN13: 9781854727152
  • Format: Other Formats
  • Number Of Pages: 48
  • ID: 9781854727152
  • weight: 183
  • ISBN10: 185472715X

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