Four Centuries of Women Composers by Gail Smith. For Piano. Perfect binding, Solos. Classic. Beginning-Intermediate. Book. 112 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.20260).
ISBN 9780786668700. Classic. 8.5 x 11 inches.
This collection of compositions for piano solo spans four centuries, including a rarely heard piece by Gottchalk's sister, Clara, as well as a charming piece by Marie Antoinette. Other composers include Madame Dussek, Teresa Carreno, Amy Beach, Clara Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn, and others. Three new solos are also offered by the author, Gail Smith.