13 Nocturnes for Solo Piano composed by Gabriel Faure (1845-1924). Edited by Roy Howat. For Piano. This edition: Urtext. SMP Level 10 (Advanced). Sheet Music. Preface: English/German/French. Critical commentary: English only. Edition Peters #EP7659. Published by Edition Peters (PE.P07659).
ISBN M-57708-580-7. With Preface: English/German/French. Critical commentary: English only.
Nocturnes for solo piano. Gabriel Faure was born in 1845 in Pamiers, and died in Passy (originally a commune; annexed to Paris in 1860) in 1924 (he is buried in Passy Cemetery, where Claude Debussy, Jacques Ibert, and Edouard Manet were also interred). His Nocturnes were composed from the 1880s to the 1920s, spanning practically his entire creative career.
This title has selections that range in difficulty from SMP Level 9-10.
About SMP Level 10 (Advanced)
Very advanced level, very difficult note reading, frequent time signature changes, virtuosic level technical facility needed.