Hinson's suggestions for performance and an analysis of each prelude.
Preludes, Book 2: For Early Advanced to Advanced Piano Alfred Masterwork EditionAlfred Music - This significant compilation of 12 Preludes represents Debussy's mature writing style and is filled with a great diversity of compositional styles. Hinson's suggestions for performance and an analysis of each prelude. Helpful english translations of French terms as well as Debussy's performance suggestions are included as well as Dr.
The music expresses a vast repertoire of emotions, colors and moods.
Satie - Gymnopedies and Gnossiennes: Schirmer Performance Editions Series Hal Leonard Piano LibraryG. Schirmer, Inc. - With historical and performance notes. Schirmer Performance Editions. Intermediate Level. Six short pieces from Satie's early years, which capture the composer's graceful unconventionality.
Debussy: A Painter in SoundKnopf - The creator of such classics as la mer and clair de lune, of pelléas et mélisande and his magnificent, delicate piano works, he is the modernist everybody loves, the man who drove French music into entirely new regions of beauty and excitement at a time when old traditions--and the overbearing influence of Wagner--threatened to stifle it.
A beautifully written and original biography of one of the greatest and most popular of modern composers--which also deeply investigates his much-loved music. Claude debussy 1862-1918 was that rare creature, a composer who reinvented the language of music without alienating the majority of music lovers.
Debussy: A Painter in Sound - . Yet at the same time his own life was complicated and often troubled by struggles over money, women, and ill-health. The washington post called Stephen Walsh's Stravinsky "one of the best books ever written about a composer. Debussy is a worthy successor. As a central figure at the birth of modernism, Debussy's influence on French culture was profound.
Walsh's engagingly original approach is to enrich a lively account of this life with brilliant analyses of Debussy's music: from his first daring breaks with the rules as a Conservatoire student to his mature achievements as the greatest French composer of his time.
Inventions and Sinfonias: Two- and Three-Part Inventions Alfred Masterwork Edition - J.S.BachAlfred Music - The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance. Bach's writing is carefully separated from the editorial suggestions in light gray print. This historically accurate edition contains a wealth of background information on ornamentation, dotted rhythms in the Baroque style, and the recommended tempos and guidelines for performing the works on the piano.
Students, teachers, and professional pianists will find this volume invaluable. A wealth of footnotes compare the various sources consulted. 116 pages.
George Gershwin: Three Preludes: For Advanced Piano Alfred Masterwork EditionAlfred Music - George gershwin's three most famous preludes demonstrate his genius for piano writing, and portray a variety of styles. All three preludes were selected for the Federation Festivals 2011-2013. Prelude i exudes energetic syncopation, Prelude II is a lyric blues with an ostinato-like accompaniment, and Prelude III closes this set brilliantly with rugged rhythms and exciting syncopations.
George Gershwin: Complete Works for Solo Piano: For Early Advanced to Advanced Piano Alfred Masterwork EditionAlfred Music - Editor maurice hinson has compiled this outstanding collection of George Gershwin's complete works for solo piano. 17*prelude fragment*promenade*rhapsody in blue for solo piano*rialto ripples*somebody loves Me*Strike Up the Band*Swanee*Sweet and Low Down*Swiss Miss*'S Wonderful*That Certain Feeling*Three-Quarter Blues*Two Waltzes in C*Who Cares? So Long As You Care for Me.
. Includes performance notes and helpful editorial pedal and fingering suggestions to aid in achieving a stylistic performance. Titles: *clap yo' hands*do-do-do*do it again*fascinating rhythm*i got rhythm*i'll build a stairway to paradise*jasbo brown blues*liza All the Clouds'll Roll Away*The Man I Love*Merry Andrew*My One and Only*Nobody but You*Oh, Lady Be Good*Prelude I*Prelude II Blue Lullaby*Prelude III Spanish Prelude*Prelude Novelette in Fourths*Prelude Rubato*Prelude Melody No.
Impromptus, Op. 90: For Early Advanced Piano Alfred Masterwork EditionAlfred Music - To clarify the composer's original notations on tempo, dynamics, pedaling and ornamentation, fingering, Dr. This concise edition contains four expressive and lively impromptus that will challenge advanced pianists. These editorial suggestions make preparing for a performance both enjoyable and educational.
Baylor has included notes on performing each piece and provided footnotes for difficult passages.
Czerny: The School of Velocity, Opus 299 An Alfred Masterwork EditionAlfred Music - Students who master opus 299 have indeed progressed a long way in the "school of velocity. Available in a 112-page complete volume or in two separate books. This popular volume offers practical training in well-articulated pianistic passage work, particularly in playing the virtuoso music of the romantic period.
In addition to this, each study is a complete music composition, demanding attention to dynamics and phrasing.