Essential Keyboard Duets, Volume 5 (12 Transcriptions for Late Intermediate to Early Advanced Pianists). Edited by Lucy Mauro and Scott Beard. For Piano. Book; Duet or Duo; Graded Standard Repertoire; Masterworks; Piano Duet (1 Piano, 4 Hands). Alfred Masterwork Edition: Essential Keyboard Repertoire. Masterwork; Recital. Early Advanced; Late Intermediate. 124 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.36433).
ISBN 0739074075. Masterwork; Recital.
These duet transcriptions provide pianists the opportunity to become familiar with a broad range of literature and to experience well-known works in a more immediate and in-depth manner. The pieces in this collection make excellent repertoire selections for piano ensemble classes, in both the private studio and at the college level. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance. Titles: Scherzo (from Serenade, Op. 11) (Brahms) * Prelude (from The Prodigal Child) (Debussy) * Selections from Peer Gynt Suite No. 1 (Grieg) * Neapolitan Song (Denza / trans. Rimsky-Korsakov) * Selections from Carnival of the Animals (Saint-Saëns / trans. Garban).
"This music is well worth learning and any of the pieces would be crowd-pleasers at a recital."
Celeste-tina Hernandez, Progressions.