8 Minuets K315
Piano - SMP Level 5 (Intermediate)
Piano Solo. Composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791). Edited by Ullrich Scheideler. Piano (Harpsichord), 2-hands. Henle Music Folios. Pages: 9. Softcover. 13 pages. G. Henle #HN51. Published by G. Henle (HL.51480051).
Item Number: HL.51480051
From the late 1760s onwards Mozart repeatedly composed series of dance movements for orchestra. Demand for this occasional music, which really was intended for dancing, increased in the winter months, when the nobility and middle classes frequented balls during the carnival season. Mozart put together his own piano reduction of some of these dance series, as is also the case with the eight Minuets. Only this wonderful autograph version for piano has survived. Our single edition was put together using the musical text from the revised complete volume “Mozart Piano Pieces” (HN 22 and 9022).
About SMP Level 5 (Intermediate)
Seventh chords and melodies in both hands. More difficult note reading with ledger lines above and below the staff.