Piano - Advanced; Early Advanced
Composed by Louis Moreau Gottschalk (1829-1869). Duet or Duo; Masterworks; Piano Duet (1 Piano, 4 Hands). Dover Edition. Latin; Masterwork; Romantic. Book. Published by Dover Publications (AP.6-427366).
Item Number: AP.6-427366
ISBN 0486427366. Latin; Masterwork; Romantic.
Gottschalk's Creole heritage and extensive visits to Cuba, the West Indies, and South America are reflected in these great-sounding, glittering, and wonderfully melodious dances for piano duet. Contents: La jota aragonesa, Op. 14; Ojos criollos, Op. 37; RÃ©ponds-moi (Cuban dance), Op. 50; La gallina, Op. 53; Ses yeux (polka), Op. 66; Grande tarentelle, Op. posth. 67; Radieuse (concert waltz), Op. 72; and---as an encore---Gottschalk's legendary four-hand arrangement of Rossini's ever-popular William Tell Overture. Introduction and foreword by Joseph Banowetz.