B la Bart k Mikrokosmos Complete

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781787590960
Release Date: 2014-04-05
Genre: Music

Béla Bartók’s six-book Mikrokosmos cycle is here presented for the first time in a superb single volume. Written between 1926 and 1939, this celebrated musical work spans simple études for beginners and complex technical tours de force aimed at skilled pianists. Bartók’s musical microcosm was designed to map and illustrate musical and technical progressions that remain as relevant to musical education today as they were when first published. From pieces suitable for those working towards Grade 1 to complex Grade 8-level pieces it advances through fundamentals such as hand co-ordination, musicality, aural skills and ensemble-playing, to complex and professionally performable concert pieces. Already accomplished players will discover a wealth of material to enjoy both as sight reading practice and as performance pieces. Beginners will find themselves embarking on a musical journey that promises potential mastery of their instrument. Mikrokosmos is a truly indispensable addition to every serious pianist’s library.

24 Contemporary Pieces For Solo Piano

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781783238415
Release Date: 2015-09-07
Genre: Music

Twenty-Four Contemporary Pieces For Solo Piano includes a diverse selection of works from 16 of the world's leading composers. The 24 pieces featured in this collection represent the best of contemporary classical Piano music being composed today. As well as being a compilation of fantastically enjoyable compositions, the book also features interesting notes by each composer to accompany their music.These Contemporary Pieces For Solo Piano are at once accessible and musically inspiring, featuring some of the most talented and respected composers and their most definitive contributions to Piano music.Song List:Words Of Amber [Ólafur Arnalds]Berlin Song [Ludovico Einaudi]The Earth Prelude [Ludovico Einaudi]Waterways [Ludovico Einaudi]Ambre [Nils Frahm]Over There, It's Raining [Nils Frahm]Etude No.11 [Philip Glass]Three Secrets From The Abyss - II. Unutterable Sadness [John Harle]Can You Dance For Me [Hauschka]Early In The Park [Hauschka]Until It's Dawn [Hauschka]Cadena Acuática [Angel Illarramendi]A Model Of The Universe [Jóhann Jóhannsson]An Uncertainty [David Julyan]The Inescapable Light #1 [Kris Lennox]A Hudson Cycle [Nico Muhly]Fine [Dustin O'Halloran]Opus 26 [Dustin O'Halloran]Lines Of Desire [Tarik O'Regan]Horizon Variations [Max Richter]Vladimir's Blues [Max Richter]Cloud Watching [Joby Talbot]Transit Of Venus [Joby Talbot]Moving Ground [James Whitbourn]

The Chester Alto Saxophone Anthology

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781783239375
Release Date: 2017-07-01
Genre: Music

The Chester Alto-Saxophone Anthology presents 15 popular works for Alto-Sax with Piano accompaniment. The selected works are taken from the major exam board syllabuses, spanning Grades 5 to 8 and beyond. As well as the joint piano and Alto-Saxophone score, a dedicated Alto-Sax score is included along with performance notes by Amy Dickson. The tracks included are: - Gush [Hans Abrahamsen] - Chant D'amour [Isaac Albéniz] - Orchestral Suite No. 2, BWV 1067 [J. S. Bach] - Three Piece Suite [Richard Rodney Bennett] - Pulcinella, Op. 53 No. 1 [Eugène Bozza] - Barcarolle (from Sylvia) [Léo Delibes] - Suite Francaise [Pierre Max Dubois] - Chanson De Matin Op.15 No.2 [Edward Elgar] - No. 1 from Melodies for Saxophone [Philip Glass] - Allegro, Largo et Finale, Op. 1 No. 12 [G. F. Handel] - San Antonio (Sonata for Alto Saxophone and Piano) [John Harbison] - Tango And Charleston [Trevor Hold] - Histoires [Jacques Ibert] - Canzonetta, Op. 19 [Gabriel Pierné] - Sonatine Sportive, Op. 63 [Alexander Tcherepnin]

Thirty Contemporary Pieces For Solo Piano

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781787590793
Release Date: 2018-04-12
Genre: Music

Thirty Contemporary Pieces For Solo Piano presents music by 24 of the world’s foremost composers, featuring 13 previously-unpublished scores. Suitable for intermediate-level pianists, these engaging, accessible pieces reflect the spectrum of styles present in the music of today. Songlist: - After The Storm [Kris Lennox] - Andras [Max Richter] - Boysen Golden Times 1 [Ben Lukas] - Cambridge, 1963 (from The Theory Of Everything) [Jóhann Jóhannsson] - Carriage Without A Driver (From Dracula) [Philip Glass] - Chat Noir [Hauschka] - Craco [Hauschka] - Darkest Hour [Dario Marianelli] - Divergence [Neil Cowley] - Dream In You [Niels Nørager] - Etude No. 12 [Philip Glass] - Eyes Closed And Traveling [Peter Broderick] - Farewell Theme (From Between Strangers) [Zbigniew Preisner] - Forgive Me (From Wolf Hall) [Debbie Wiseman] - Hope For The Hopeful [David Julyan] - Improvisation No. 2 [Sam Watts] - May: Cumulonimbus (From Once Around The Sun) [Joby Talbot] - Mirage No. 3 [Bowen Liu] - Move [Nico Muhly] - O’Halloran Opus 17 [Dustin O’Halloran] - Opus 9 [Dustin O’Halloran] - Outside, Alone [Peter Gregson] - Rembrandt Self Portrait (From The Price Of Everything) [Jeff Beal] - Stockholm [Melissa Parmenter] - Taboo (Main Theme) [Max Richter] - The Attachment [Michael Price] - The Earth Prelude [Ludovico Einaudi] - The Philosopher’S Hand [Terry Riley] - The Snow Prelude No. 2 [Ludovico Einaudi] - Zephyr [Neil Cowley]

The Chester Oboe Anthology

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781783239344
Release Date: 2017-07-01
Genre: Music

The Chester Oboe Anthology presents 15 popular works for Oboe with Piano accompaniment. The selected works are taken from the major exam board syllabuses, spanning Grades 5 to 8 and beyond. As well as the joint piano and oboe score, a dedicated oboe score is included along with performance notes by Nicholas Daniel. The tracks included are: - Sonatina for Recorder and Piano, Op. 41 [Malcolm Arnold] - Adagio (Sinfonia from Cantata No. 156) [J. S. Bach] - Canzonetta, Op. 48 [Samuel Barber] - Oboe Sonatina [Lennox Berkeley] - Sonata in C (arr. Evelyn Rothwell) [Alessandro Besozzi] - Sonata in G (arr. Evelyn Rothwell) [Giovanni Boni] - Soliloquy [Edward Elgar] - Nocturne (arr. Evelyn Rothwell) [John Field] - Air and Rondo (arr. Evelyn Rothwell) [G. F. Handel] - Silent Aria (Abridged Version) [Philip Herbert] - Three Old French Dances (trans. Craxton/Richardson) [Marin Marias] - Dawn [Thea Musgrave] - Humoresque (from Fantasy Pieces, Op. 2) [Carl Nielsen] - Sonata For Oboe And Piano [Francis Poulenc] - Elegia [Nino Rota]

The Chester Bassoon Anthology

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781783239382
Release Date: 2017-07-01
Genre: Music

The Chester Bassoon Anthology presents 12 popular works for Bassoon with Piano accompaniment. The selected works are taken from the major exam board syllabuses, spanning Grades 5 to 8 and beyond. As well as the joint piano and bassoon score, a dedicated bassoon score is included along with performance notes by Amy Harman. The tracks included are: - Fantasio [Robert Bariller] - Sonata For Bassoon And Piano [Richard Rodney Bennett] - Notturno for Bassoon and Piano [Robert Clérisse] - Sonata No. 1 in C Major, Op. 24 [François Devienne] - Romance, Op. 62 [Edward Elgar] - Piece for Bassoon and Piano [Gabriel Fauré] - 12 Danzas Espanolas [Enrique Granados] - Bassoon Concerto [Joseph Horovitz] - Sonata in Bb Major, K. 292 [W. A. Mozart] - Pièce En Forme De Habañera [Maurice Ravel] - Sonatine Sportive, Op. 63 [Alexander Tcherepnin] - Scherzo-Kolomyjka [Hynek Vokáček]

Ludovico Einaudi The Violin Collection

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781783239115
Release Date: 2017-04-10
Genre: Music

This exclusive collection contains eight pieces by Ludovico Einaudi for Violin and Piano, with both a full score and a dedicated Violin score. The digital edition also features a link to stream each of the pieces in this collection. The pieces included are: - The Crane Song - Dolce Droga - DNAQ - Indaco - L’Origine Nascosta - Sarabande - Una Mattina - Underwood

The Chester Flute Anthology

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781783239351
Release Date: 2017-07-01
Genre: Music

The Chester Flute Anthology presents 14 popular works for Flute with Piano accompaniment. The selected works are taken from the major exam board syllabuses, spanning Grades 5 to 8 and beyond. As well as the joint piano and flute score, a dedicated flute score is included along with performance notes by Trevor Wye. The tracks included are: - Sonatina for Recorder and Piano, Op. 41 [Malcolm Arnold] - Sonata No. 6, BWV 1035 [J. S. Bach] - Six Tunes for the Instruction of Singing-Birds [Richard Rodney Bennett] - Sonata for Flute and Piano, Op. 97 [Lennox Berkeley] - Cinq Chansons sur des Themes Japonais pour Flute et Piano [Eugéne Bozza] - Syrinx [Claude Debuss] - Fantasie, Op.79 [Gabriel Fauré] - Suite de Trois Morceaux [Benjamin Godard] - Tambourin [François-Joseph Gossec] - First Sonata for Flute and Piano [Bohuslav Martinů] - Flute Concerto in D Major, K. 314 [W. A. Mozart] - Sonata For Flute and Piano [Francis Poulenc] - Vocalise, Op. 34 No. 14 [Sergei Rachmaninov] - Aria [Albert Roussel]

The Chester Clarinet Anthology

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781783239368
Release Date: 2017-07-01
Genre: Music

The Chester Clarinet Anthology presents 14 popular works for Clarinet with Piano accompaniment. The selected works are taken from the major exam board syllabuses, spanning Grades 5 to 8 and beyond. As well as the joint piano and clarinet score, a dedicated clarinet score is included along with performance notes by Emma Johnson. The tracks included are: - Sonatina [Richard Rodney Bennett] - Tributes [Geoffrey bush] - Sonata in B-Flat for Clarinet and Piano [Arnold Cooke] - Suite for Emma [John Dankworth] - Sonata Breve [Pierre Max Dubois] - Tributes for Clarinet and Piano [Edward Gregson] - Sonatina For Clarinet And Piano [Joseph Horovitz] - Histoires (arr. Guy Deplus) [Jacques Ibert] - Dance Preludes [Witold Lutoslawski] - Three Pieces [John McCabe] - Sonata For Clarinet And Piano [Francis Poulenc] - Sonata for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 167 [Camille Saint-Saëns] - Three Intermezzi, Op. 13 [Charles Villiers Stanford] - No. 3 from Three Pieces for Clarinet Solo [Igor Stravinsky]

Short Classical Guitar Pieces

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781787590465
Release Date: 2005-12-19
Genre: Music

Short Classical Guitar Pieces is a special selection of popular and much-loved classical melodies by some of the greatest composers of all time, presented in Guitar TAB and standard notation. Autumn (The Four Seasons), The Blue Danube, Für Elise and many other celebrated classical favourites are all presented here in beautiful yet accessible arrangements, suitable for guitar students of grade 2 to 3 standard; a valuable early chance to tackle the music of the masters and begin to build a repertoire that will be loved by everyone. Songlist: - Andante (From Eine Kleine Nachtmusik) [Mozart] - Autumn (Opening Theme) (From The Four Seasons) [Vivaldi] - Barcarolle (From The Tales Of Hoffmann) [Offenbach] - The Blue Danube Johann [Strauss II] - Chanson Triste Op.40, No.2 [Tchaikovsky] - Flower Duet (From Lakmé) [Delibes] - Für Elise [Beethoven] - The Girl With The Flaxen Hair (From Preludes, Book 1) [Debussy] - Habañera (From Carmen) [Bizet] - The Harmonious Blacksmith (From Keyboard Suite In E) [Handel] - La Donna É Mobile (From Rigoletto) [Verdi] - Lullaby Op.49, No.4 [Brahms] - Minuet In G (From Anna Magdalena Notebook) [J . S . Bach] - Pastoral Symphony [Beethoven] - Prélude Op.28, No.7 [Chopin] - Prélude Op.28, No.15 (‘Raindrop’) [Chopin] - Promenade (From Pictures At An Exhibition) [Mussorgsky] - Sheep May Safely Graze [J . S . Bach] - Song Without Words Op.62, No.6 In A Major [Mendelssohn] - Symphony No.9 ‘From The New World’ (2nd Movement, Largo) [Dvovrák] - Theme From The Trout Quintet (4th Movement, Andantino) [Schubert] - The Toreador’s Song (From Carmen) [Bizet] - Träumerei (From Kinderscenen) [Schumann] - Where’re You Walk (From Semele) [Handel]

Dustin O Halloran Piano Solos

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781783236756
Release Date: 2013-01-10
Genre: Music

This Piano songbook includes all the pieces from Volumes 1 & 2 of Dustin O'Halloran's Piano Solos, printed together for the first time in authentic arrangements. Look no further for Dustin O'Halloran sheet music so you can learn these beautifully simple and emotive solos for Piano.

Phillip Glass First Classics 1968 1969

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781787591356
Release Date: 2010-09-04
Genre: Music

Philip Glass, early protagonist of the Minimalist movement, studied with Milhaud and Nadia Boulanger. His first job, assisting Ravi Shankar on a film soundtrack, heralded the start of his own successful cinema career, and to date he has scored over fifty movies. First Classics contains five of Glass's ground-breaking works from the late 1960s. Performable by anything from solo to large group, with flexible tempos, durations, repeats and ensembles, these show the burgeoning talent of a true master composer. This beautifully engraved and carefully arranged title also includes introductory notes, performance notes for each piece and source notes. Songlist: - Music In Similar Motion - Music In Fifths - 1 + 1 - Two Pages - Music In Contrary Motion

Grade 5 Piano Solos

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9781787590083
Release Date: 2015-06-29
Genre: Music

Grade 5 Piano Solos presents a diverse range of piano solos from a great selection of genres, all been carefully chosen with the specifications of the major exam boards in mind, including pop masterpieces like Bridge Over Troubled Water, jazz standards such as Cantaloupe Island, classical favourites such as Satie's Gymnopédie No.1 and more. These particular Piano Solos will aid with your technique and theoretical skills with helpful performance tips for each song. This is the perfect songbook for Grade 5 pianists working through the ABRSM syllabus, enabling you to develop a versatile repertoire and have fun playing some familiar songs. Songlist: - Bridge Over Troubled Water [Simon & Garfunkel] - Cantaloupe Island [Herbie Hancock] - Flower Duet (from Lakmé) [Leo Delibes] - For The Love Of A Princess (from Braveheart) [James Horner] - Gymnopedie No. 1 [Erik Satie] - Kiss The Rain [Yiruma] - Maple Leaf Rag [Scott Joplin] - Mas Que Nada (Say No More) [Sergio Mendes] - Prelude In A Major [Frederic Chopin] - Prelude In C Minor [Frederic Chopin] - Rondo Alla Turca [Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart] - Take Five [Dave Brubeck] - Träumerei [Robert Schumann] - Una Mattina [Ludovico Einaudi] - Waltz No.3 In G-sharp Minor Op.39 [Johannes Brahms]

Your First Guitar Method Book

Author: Chester Music
Publisher: Chester Music
ISBN: 9780857124647
Release Date: 2010-09-17
Genre: Music

Start your learning of the guitar with this superb, easy-to-follow method, teaching you to play using both standard music notation and guitar tablature at the same time. Written by Mary Thompson, this book will help you to find out about note names and notation, as well as signs and symbols used in music.