Muzio Clementi (1752--1832) was a famed composer, pianist, pedagogue, conductor, music publisher, editor, and piano manufacturer. Although born in Italy, he spent most of his life in England. In his time, he was known as "the father of the pianoforte," "father of modern piano technique," and "father of Romantic pianistic virtuosity." This collection, Volume 2, contains Clementi's progressive finger studies Nos. 37-70 under the title "Gradus ad Parnassum" (also known as "The Art of Playing the Piano").
All of Rachmaninoff's Preludes (Prelude in C-sharp minor, Op. 3, No. 2, Ten Preludes, Op. 23, 13 Preludes, Op. 32) are included in this Belwin-Mills edition, and all of the twenty-four major and minor keys are represented in these works. The "Preludes" are among the finest examples of 20th century romanticism for the piano.
(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Artist Songbook). This matching folio features all 14 songs from the 2007 release by this R&B superstar. Includes: As I Am (Intro) * Go Ahead * I Need You * Lesson Learned * Like You'll Never See Me Again * No One * Prelude to a Kiss * Superwoman * Sure Looks Good to Me * Teenage Love Affair * Tell You Something (Nana's Reprise) * The Thing About Love * Where Do We Go from Here * Wreckless Love.
Simply Beethoven is a collection of the most famous masterpieces by Ludwig van Beethoven. These have been carefully selected and arranged by Jerry Ray for Easy Piano, making them accessible to pianists of all ages. Phrase markings, articulations, fingering and dynamics have been included to aid with interpretation, and a large print size makes the notation easy to read. Titles include: Bagatelle, Op. 33, No. 6 * Ecossaise, WoO 83 * F r Elise * German Dance, WoO 42, No. 6 * Minuet in G * Piano Concerto No. 5 ("Emperor") * Piano Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13 ("Path tique") * Rondo a capriccio, Op. 129 ("Rage Over the Lost Penny") and more.
Titles: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas * Believe (from The Polar Express) * I'll Be Home for Christmas * It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year * Sleigh Ride * The Gift * Where Are You Christmas? * Jingle Bells * We Wish You a Merry Christmas * Frosty the Snowman * Winter Wonderland * It Must Have Been the Mistletoe * The Christmas Waltz * Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer * and more.
The editor has chosen 40 keyboard sonatas from the more than 500 written by Domenico Scarlatti. These serve as a progressive initiation into Scarlatti's keyboard artistry. The sonatas generally follow the simple structure of a single movement divided into two symmetrical refrains, as in the pre-classical dance suites. Embellishments are written in regular note values for ease of playing, and dynamic indications, which were sparse for the harpsichord, are added for the modern piano. Fingerings are included as a suggested guide.
2008 is the 100th anniversary of Leroy Anderson's birth, and this special centennial edition contains a biography of the composer and notes about each of the pieces included. Titles: Arietta * Balladette * Belle of the Ball * Blue Tango * The Bluebells of Scotland * Bugler's Holiday * The Captains and the Kings * China Doll * Clarinet Candy * Fiddle-Faddle * The First Day of Spring * Forgotten Dreams * The Girl in Satin * The Golden Years * Governor Bradford March * Home Stretch * Horse and Buggy * Jazz Legato * Jazz Pizzicato * Lady in Waiting * An Old-Fashioned Song * The Penny-Whistle Song * Phantom Regiment * Plink, Plank, Plunk * Promenade * Pyramid Dance * Sandpaper Ballet * Saraband * Serenata * Sleigh Ride * Song of the Bells * Summer Skies * The Syncopated Clock * Town House Maxixe * A Trumpeter's Lullaby * Turn Ye to Me * The Typewriter * The Waltzing Cat. 184 pages.
This great new series comes with a CD that features separate tracks for the Primo and Secondo parts - perfect for practice and performance 8 songs, including: All for One * Everyday * Fabulous * Gotta Go My Own Way * I Don't Dance * What Time Is It * Work This Out * You Are the Music in Me.
Cirque du Soleil, French for "Circus of the Sun," is a unique entertainment venture that has been thrilling audiences since its inception by two street performers over 20 years ago. Acts include a unique combination of individual story lines, dance and opera performances, contortionists, jugglers, trapeze artists and many other talented performers, all set to the tune of live music. While performances do not feature the animals typically found in a regular circus, the modern style of Cirque du Soleil has earned it recognition as one of the world's best circuses for their use of extreme creativity, talented performers, and their ability to constantly evolve shows to maintain their enthralling nature. Alfred now introduces some of Cirque du Soleil's most popular songs arranged for Easy Piano by Dan Coates. Lyrics and chord symbols are included. Titles: Alegr a (Alegr a) * Alone (DELIRIUM) * If I Could Reach Your Heart (K ) * Kumbalaw (Saltimbanco) * Kunya Sob (Myst re Live) * Let Me Fall (Quidam) * Love Dance (K ) * Mio Bello Bello Amore (Zumanity: Another Side of Cirque du Soleil) * Nostalgie ("O") * O ("O") * Pageant (K ) * Quidam (from Quidam) * Triangle Tango (Corteo).