An Introduction To His Piano Works composed by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). Edited by Willard A. Palmer. For solo piano. Graded Standard Repertoire; Masterworks; Piano Collection. Alfred Masterworks Editions. Classical Period. SMP Level 6 (Late Intermediate). Collection. Introductory text, standard notation and fingerings (does not include words to the songs). 64 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.607).
ISBN 0739022970. With introductory text, standard notation and fingerings (does not include words to the songs). Classical Period. 9x12 inches.
A fine assortment of Beethoven's works comprises this collection including bagatelles, dances and sonata forms. Dr. Palmer's introductory material emphasizes Beethoven's use of pedal, rubato, ornamentation and articulation with an especially fascinating look at legato in the composer's keyboard music.
This title has selections that range in difficulty from SMP Level 5-6.
About SMP Level 6 (Late Intermediate)
4-note chords in both hands with large stretches and leaps. Irregular and complicated rhythms.