Preludes, Book 1: For Early Advanced to Advanced Piano Alfred Masterwork Edition

Alfred Music - Helpful english translations of French terms as well as Debussy's performance suggestions are included as well as Dr. This significant compilation of 12 Preludes represents Debussy's mature writing style and is filled with a great diversity of compositional styles. The music expresses a vast repertoire of emotions, colors and moods.

Hinson's suggestions for performance and an analysis of each prelude.





Preludes, Book 2: For Early Advanced to Advanced Piano Alfred Masterwork Edition

Alfred 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 Library

G. 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 Sound

Knopf - 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.Bach

Alfred 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 Edition

Alfred 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 Edition

Alfred 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 Edition

Alfred 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 Edition

Alfred 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.





Preludes: For Intermediate to Early Advanced Piano Alfred Masterwork Edition

Alfred Music - The 24 preludes, one in each major and minor key, are among Chopin's most masterful works. The preface to this historically informed edition contains a thorough discussion of pedaling, tempo, ornamentation and rubato in Chopin's piano music in general and the preludes specifically. Ranging from miniatures for intermediate-level students to lengthier works for advanced pianists, the Preludes were written in a monastery during the winter of 1839.





Visions Fugitives, Op. 22 Schirmer Performance Editions - Sergei Prokofiev

G. Schirmer, Inc. - 20 short pieces packed with the unique harmonies and melodies which set Prokofiev apart as a distinct voice in 20th century piano literature. Late intermediate to Advanced Level. Schirmer Performance Editions. With historical and performance notes.