Canon in D composed by Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706). Arranged by Willard A. Palmer. For Piano. Masterworks; Piano Solo; Solo. Alfred Masterwork Edition. Baroque; Masterwork. SMP Level 5 (Intermediate). Sheet. 8 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.2541).
ISBN 0739011979. Baroque; Masterwork.
One of our top-selling sheet arrangementa of this famous piece. Canon in D is the most famous piece of music by Johann Pachelbel, written in or around 1680 as a piece of chamber music for three violins and basso continuo. Willard A. Palmer's faithful setting is for the late intermediate pianist. Tasteful use of arpeggios, rolled chords, and dynamics brings out a rich, sonorous sound that evokes the original string arrangement. Perfect for weddings, recitals, or any other special occasion.
This title has selections that range in difficulty from SMP Level 4-5.
About SMP Level 5 (Intermediate)
Seventh chords and melodies in both hands. More difficult note reading with ledger lines above and below the staff.