Variations Serieuses composed by Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn (1809-1847). Edited by Michael Kube. For Piano. Wiener Urtext Edition. Study score. Op.54. 25 pages. Wiener Urtext/Vienna Urtext #UT050278. Published by Wiener Urtext/Vienna Urtext (PR.UT050278).
Mendelssohn was one of the great masters of melodic invention in music history, says Roggenkamp. The editor has done his research, producing a competent cricial edition of an important element of Mendelssohn's catalog. Background information, a discussion of the work, and notes on performance are all included here, in the most correct and up-to-date edition possible. For advanced pianists.