Best of Piano Classics 2

40 Arrangements of Famous Classical Masterpieces


Following the success of the first volume of original compositions for piano in Best of Piano Classics (ED9060), Schott now presents another collection with a selection of 40 arrangements of popular classical masterpieces for the discerning amateur pianist to use over the years. The contents include great works from Bach to Gershwin, ranging from chamber music, symphonies and concertos through to opera. This selection of musical favourites presents the best known and loveliest pieces of classical music from the Baroque era through to the 20th Century, from 'Air' to 'Rhapsody in Blue'. With fingerings, tempo and pedal suggestions added, these appealing arrangements for advanced players in modern printed scores that are easy to read are recommended not only for tuition purposes, but for all those who enjoy playing the piano in their leisure time.

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Composer Various
Editor Hans-Guenter Heumann
Publisher Schott Music
Series Best of Classics
Stock Code ED22975
Supplier Item ID ED22975
ISBN10 00029720
ISBN13 9790001204125
UPC 9783795798901
Format Piano Solo
Medium Softcover
Instrument Piano
Category Piano & Keyboard
Subcategory 1 Repertoire
Subcategory 2 Collections
# Title
1 J. S. Bach: Air D major BWV 1068
2 J. S. Bach: Badinerie B minor BWV 1067
3 J. S. Bach: Jesus, Joy of Man's Desiring
4 J. Clarke: Trumpet Voluntary
5 G. F. Handel: Ombra mai fu, from "Xerxes"
6 G. F. Handel: Alla Hornpipe, from "Water Music"
7 M-A. Charpentier: Prelude from Te Deum H 146
8 A. Vivaldi: Spring from "The Four Seasons" op. 8/1
9 J. Pachelbel: Canon
10 J. Haydn: Serenade op. 3/5
11 J. Haydn: Symphony "Surprise", 2nd movement
12 W. A. Mozart: A Little Night Music, 2nd movement
13 W. A. Mozart: Clarinet Concerto, 2nd movement
14 W. A. Mozart: Symphony No 40, 1st movement
15 W. A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No 21, 2nd movement
16 L. van Beethoven: Symphony No 5, 1st movement
17 L. van Beethoven: Piano Concerto  No 5, 2nd movement
18 L. van Beethoven: Song of Joy op. 125
19 L. Boccherini: Minuet from String Quintet op. 13 / 5
20 F. Schubert: Serenade
21 F. Schubert: Ave Maria op. 52 / 6, D 839
22 G. Verdi: Va pensiero, from "Nabucco"
23 G. Verdi: Triumphal March from "Aida"
24 C. Gounod: Ave Maria
25 R. Wagner: Song to the Evening Star from "Tannhauser"
26 I. Ivanovici: Waves of Danube
27 J. Offenbach: Belle nuit, o nuit d'amour (Barcarole)
28 E. Humperdinck: Abends, will ich schlafen gehen
29 C. Saint- Saens: The Swan from "Le Carneval des animaux"
30 R. Schumann: Piano Concerto A Minor op. 54 / 1st movement
31 P. I. Tchaikovsky: Waltz of the Flowers from "The Nutcracker
32 E. Grieg: Solvejg's Song from Peer-Gynt Suite No 2 op. 55
33 E. Elgar: Salut d'amour op. 12
34 G. Mahler: Adagietto from Symphony No. 5, 4th movement
35 C. Orff: O fortuna from "Carmina Burana"
36 G. Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue