Complete Works for Pianoforte Solo, Vol. I

      Complete Works for Pianoforte Solo, Vol. I
Mendelssohn s complete works for pianoforte solo are now contained in this two volume republication of the outstanding Breitkopf H rtel edition Included in Volume One are Capriccio in F sharp Minor 1825 , Sonata in E Major 1826 , Seven Characteristic Pieces, Rondo Capriccioso in E Major 1824 , Fantasy in F sharp Minor 1835 , Andante cantabile e Presto agitato in B Major 1838 , Etude in F Minor 1836 , Scherzo in B Minor, Gondola Song in A Major 1837 , Scherzo a Capriccio in F sharp Minor, Three Caprices 1833 1835 , Six Preludes and Fugues 1827 1837 , Variations S rieuses in D Minor 1841 , Six Pieces for Children c 1842 , Variations in E flat Major 1841 , and Variations in B flat Major Volume Two contains Three Predules 1836 , Three Etudes 1834 1838 , Sonata in G Minor 1821 , Sonata in B flat Major 1827 , Album Leaf Song Without Words in E Minor, Capriccio in E Major Minor 1837 , Perpetuum Mobile in C Major, Prelude and Fugue in E Minor 1827, 1841 , Two Pieces, and Song Without Words 48 pieces in 8 books.Noteheads have been reproduced in a size large enough to be read easily at the keyboard Margins and spaces between staves are generous, permitting insertion of written notes, analysis, fingerings, running measure numbers, etc For playing, study, or just listening to records, this work will be an admirable addition to your music library. New Download [ Complete Works for Pianoforte Solo, Vol. I ] By [ Felix Mendelssohn ] –

Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, born, and generally known in English speaking countries, as Felix Mendelssohn 3 February 1809 4 November 1847 was a German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the early Romantic period.A grandson of the philosopher Moses Mendelssohn, Felix Mendelssohn was born into a prominent Jewish family, although initially he was raised without religion and was later baptised as a Lutheran Christian Mendelssohn was recognised early as a musical prodigy, but his parents were cautious and did not seek to capitalise on his talent.Early success in Germany, where he also revived interest in the music of Johann Sebastian Bach, was followed by travel throughout Europe Mendelssohn was particularly well received in Britain as a composer, conductor and soloist, and his ten visits there during which many of his major works were premiered form an important part of his adult career His essentially conservative musical tastes, however, set him apart from many of hisadventurous musical contemporaries such as Franz Liszt, Richard Wagner and Hector Berlioz The Leipzig Conservatoire now the University of Music and Theatre Leipzig , which he founded, became a bastion of this anti radical outlook.Mendelssohn s work includes symphonies, concerti, oratorios, piano music and chamber music His most performed works include his Overture and incidental music for A Midsummer Night s Dream, the Italian Symphony, the Scottish Symphony, the overture The Hebrides, his Violin Concerto, and his String Octet After a long period of relative denigration due to changing musical tastes and anti Semitism in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, his creative originality has now been recognised and re evaluated He is now among the most popular composers of the Romantic era.

      Complete Works for Pianoforte Solo, Vol. I
  • Paperback
  • 224 pages
  • Complete Works for Pianoforte Solo, Vol. I
  • Felix Mendelssohn
  • English
  • 20 November 2018
  • 0486231364

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