For classical music lovers, this collection contains 10 favorite orchestral, operatic and piano masterpieces arranged for intermediate to late-intermediate pianists. Among the composers represented are Pachelbel, J. S. Bach, Beethoven, Chopin and Joplin. These arrangements can be played at informal gatherings, recitals or for one´s own enjoyment.
DescriptionA collection of the world´s finest classical and popular music set for the developing pianist. Here you will find the great masterpieces from every musical era, in rewarding piano arrangements that are easy to play. Turn these pages to enjoy three centuries of all-time favorite piano solos - the classic genius of Bach, Beethoven and Brahms; the expressive beauty of Chopin and Debussy; the elegant syncopations of Scott Joplin; the timeless melodies of Irving Berlin, Jerome Kern and many, many more. This expansive music library will provide years of playing pleasure for any pianist. Nowhere else will you find such a rich array of classical, ragtime, popular and folk music in a single volume. These easy and rewarding piano arrangements make it truly a joy to explore the world´s most beloved piano music. Spiral Bound.SonglistA Pretty Girl Is Like A Melody [Berlin, Irving]After You´ve Gone (Cohan)Ah! So Pure (Martha) [Flotow, Friedrich Von]Air [Handel, George Frideric]Air On The G String (Orchestral Suite No.3 In D) [Bach, Johann Sebastian]Album Leaf (Scriabin)American Patrol [Meacham, F.W.]Arioso (Scarlatti)Auld Lang SyneAura Lee (Poulton)Bill Bailey (Cannon)Bourree [Handel, George Frideric]Bridal March (Lohengrin) [Wagner, Richard]Can-can [Offenbach, Jacques]Canon (Scriabin)Chicken ReelChipanecasChorale (Bach)Dark EyesDeath And The Maiden [Schubert, Franz]Down In The ValleyFascination [Marchetti, Filippo]Frankie And JohnnyFuneral March Of A Marionette [Gounod, Charles]Fur Elise (Bagatelle In A Minor WoO 59) [Beethoven, Ludwig Van]Gavotte [Turk, Daniel Gottlob]German Dance [Haydn, Franz Joseph]Give Me Your Hand (Don Giovanni) [Mozart, Amadeus Wolfgang]Give My Regards to Broadway [Cohan, George M.]Glow Worm [Lincke, Paul]Gnossienne No.3 [Satie, Erik]Gymnopedie No.1 [Satie, Erik]HatikvahHello! Ma Baby [Howard, Joseph E.] [Emerson, Ida]Hornpipe [Purcell, Henry]Hungarian Dance No.5 [Brahms, Johannes]Hungarian Dance No.6 [Brahms, Johannes]I Love A Piano [Berlin, Irving]In Stilly NightIn The Good Old Summertime (Shields)Jesu, Joy Of Man´s Desiring (Cantata BWV 147) [Bach, Johann Sebastian]Kum Ba YahLa Donna E Mobile (Rigoletto) [Verdi, Giuseppe]Largo (Symphony No.9 In E Minor ´From The New World´ Op.95) [Dvorak, Antonin]Largo [Handel, George Frideric]Le Petit Negre [Debussy, Claude]Liebestraum [Liszt, Franz]Loch LomondLook For The Silver Lining [Kern, Jerome]Maple Leaf Rag [Joplin, Scott]March Militaire [Schubert, Franz]Mary´s A Grand Old Name [Cohan, George M.]Melody In F Op.3 No.1 [Rubinstein, Anton]Minuet [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Minuet [Rameau, Jean-Philippe]Minuet [Scarlatti, Alessandro]Minuet In B Flat [Haydn, Franz Joseph]Minuet In D Minor [Bach, Johann Sebastian]Minuet In G [Bach, Johann Sebastian]Minuet In G [Beethoven, Ludwig Van]Moonlight Sonata Op.27 No.2 [Beethoven, Ludwig Van]Morning (Peer Gynt Suite Op.46 No.1) [Grieg, Edvard]Musetta´s Waltz (La Boheme) [Puccini, Giacomo]My Hearts Ever Faithful (Bach)My Wild Irish Rose [Olcott, Chaucey]Narcissus (Nevin)Nocturne (Mendelssohn)Ode To Joy (Symphony No.9 ´Choral´) [Beethoven, Ludwig Van]Old French GavotteOver The Waves [Rosas, Juventino]Parade Of The Tin Soldiers [Jessel, Leon]Pastorale (Bach)Piano Concerto In A Minor Op.16 (Grieg)Piano Concerto No. 20 [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Piano Concerto No. 3 (Beethoven)Piano Concerto No.1 In B Flat Minor Op.23 [Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich]Polonaise In A Op.40 No.1 [Chopin, Frederic]Prelude In C Major (Bach)Prelude In C Minor Op.28 No.20 [Chopin, Frederic]Prelude In E Minor Op.28 No.4 [Chopin, Frederic]Rêverie (Dreaming) [Debussy, Claude]Reverie [Debussy, Claude]Rialto Ripples [Gershwin, George]Romanze [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Rondo Alla Turca (Sonata In A K.331) [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Sarabande [Handel, George Frideric]Scarborough FairScene (Swan Lake) [Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich]Scherzo (Haydn)Serenade [Schubert, Franz]Seventh Symphony [Sibelius, Jean]ShenandoahSkaters´ Waltz [Waldteufel, Emil]Slavonic Dance No.10 [Dvorak, Antonin]Solveig´s Song (Peer Gynt) [Grieg, Edvard]Sonata In C (Mozart)Sonata In C Minor ´Pathetique´ Op.13 [Beethoven, Ludwig Van]Sonate Au Clair De Lune (Moonlight Sonata)Song Of ThanksgivingSongs My Mother Taught Me [Dvorak, Antonin]Spring Song [Mendelssohn, Felix]Stodola PumpaSymphony No.40 [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Symphony No.5 In E Minor Op.64 (Tchaikovsky)The Band Played On [Ward, Charles B.]The Blue Danube Waltz Op.314 [Strauss II, Johann]The Chrysanthemum (Joplin)The First...
DescriptionEach book in this series comes with a CD of complete professional performances, and includes matching custom arrangements in Easy Piano format. With these books you can: Listen to complete professional performances of each of the songs; Play the Easy Piano arrangements along with the performances; Sing along with the full performances; Play the Easy Piano arrangements as solos, without the disk.SonglistAir On The G String (Orchestral Suite No.3 In D) [Bach, Johann Sebastian]Ave Maria [Bach, Johann Sebastian] [Gounod, Charles]Can-Can (Orpheus In The Underworld) [Offenbach, Jacques]Canon In D [Pachelbel, Johann]Emperor Waltz Op.437 [Strauss II, Johann]Evening Prayer (Hansel And Gretel) [Humperdinck, Englebert]Habanera (Carmen) [Bizet, Georges]Hallelujah Chorus (Messiah) [Handel, George Frideric]Morning [Gried, Edvard]Panis Angelicus [Franck, Cesar]Piano Concerto No. 21 In C Major, Second Movement Excerpt [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Symphony No. 5 [Beethoven, Ludwig Van]Waltz Of The Flowers (The Nutcracker Op.71) [Tchaikovksy, Pyotr Ilyich]
A Night at the Symphony takes piano students on a fascinating journey into the exciting world of orchestral music. Along with early-intermediate to intermediate piano arrangements of favorite orchestral themes, it includes instructions for organizing a symphony-themed recital, information on the basics of the orchestra, an explanation of symphonic terms, highlights of orchestral history and more. Seven timeless orchestral pieces are explored. The unit on each piece includes: a piano arrangement by Carol Matz, interesting background information on the composition and its form, a biography of the composer, and a fun activity page by Bernadine Johnson. 56 pages. Unit titles and arrangements: Spring (from The Four Seasons) * Eine Kleine Nachtmusik * Surprise Symphony * Symphony No. 5 * Morning Mood (from Peer Gynt Suite) * 1812 Overture * Rhapsody in Blue.
Complete scores of three orchestral favorites by vastly influential modern composer. Among the most popular, most recorded, most performed works in the repertoire. Innovation, texture, shimmering impressionism. Reprinted from early French editions. New Contents, Glossary of French musical terms.
A masterpiece of orchestration, it features the historic first use of the celesta in Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy and is essential study for students of orchestral combinations and effects. Musicians will rejoice in this publication of previously difficult-to-find favorites such as Waltz of the Snowflakes and Spanish Dance (Chocolate).
Reputed to be one of the composer´s favorite works, the Serenade in C enjoys immense popularity among both performers and listeners. This handsome volume also features Suite No. 4, known as Mozartiana, a delightful orchestral suite inspired by four pieces by Mozart. Both pieces appear here in full score, reproduced from authoritative sources.
Music for the performer in all of us brings together blockbuster popular, jazz, and movie hits with band and orchestral backgrounds available on CD. Here are NEW hot hits and performer and audience favorites pianistically arranged by Gail Lew and Chris Lobdell using effective chord substitutions to give a big professional sound. Titles: What a Wonderful World * The Imperial March * Singin´ In the Rain * In Dreams * Inspector Gadget * Double Trouble * Believe * The Rose.