Hallelujah Junction. (Two Pianos, Four Hands). By John Adams (1947-). For Piano, 2 Pianos, 4 Hands (Piano). BH Piano. Musically Advanced Class piece for the Piano Duo (Two Pianos, Four Hands) event with the National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC) Festivals Bulletin 2008-2009-2010. 40 pages. Boosey & Hawkes #M051277643. Published by Boosey & Hawkes (HL.48002589).
ISBN 1423497937. 10x13 inches.
Includes copy for each player.
Location: from Dublin, Ireland
March 17, 2009
This is a wonderful introduction to Adams's music, and a very fun piece in its own right. There are elements of Phrygian Gates, Nixon in China, American Berserk, Century Rolls, the Violin Concerto, El Nino and others in here. Not direct quotations, just similarities of style and texture. It's a...
19 of 38 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Stockholm, Sweden
October 4, 2008
This piece is very fun to play but also quite hard because of the difficult rythms. You will have to practise a lot to be able to play this right with another person, but it's defenetly worth it. This music is absolutly wonderfull. Five stars!
18 of 40 people found this review helpful.
Location: from New York
October 16, 2007
I'm 15 and I'm learning with this other kid and it is very difficult to learn especially if you have perfect pitch because the dissonence sometimes throws you off but other than that its alright. I don't suggest to learn it though, its better to listen to it.
18 of 41 people found this review helpful.