13 Nocturnes for Solo Piano
Piano - SMP Level 10 (Advanced)
Composed by Gabriel Faure (1845-1924). Edited by Roy Howat. This edition: Urtext. Sheet Music. With Preface: English/German/French. Critical commentary: English only. Edition Peters #EP7659. Published by Edition Peters (PE.P07659).
Item Number: PE.P07659
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.
- First Nocturne, Op. 33, No. 1
- Second Nocturne, Op. 33, No. 2
- Third Nocturne, Op. 33, No. 3
- Fourth Nocturne, Op. 36
- Fifth Nocturne, Op. 37
- Sixth Nocturne, Op. 63
- Seventh Nocturne, Op. 74
- Eighth Nocturne, Op. 84, No. 8
- Ninth Nocturne, Op. 97
- Tenth Nocturne, Op. 99
- Eleventh Nocturne, Op. 104, No. 1
- Twelfth Nocturne, Op. 107
- Thirteenth Nocturne, Op. 119