The Joy of Rare Piano Pieces (Piano Solo). Edited by Denes Agay. For Piano. Yorktown. Softcover. 84 pages. Yorktown Music Press #YK21718. Published by Yorktown Music Press (HL.14001257).
ISBN 0825680921. 9x12 inches.
A unique collection of rediscovered keyboard gems from Baroque to modern. Over 40 pieces, including Haydn's “The Viennese Clock,” Lalo's “Spanish Dance (El Tripili),” and Lutoslawski's “Three Polish Folk Melodies.”.
Location: from Newington, CT
July 17, 2007
Pieces You Won't Find Elsewhere
This book earns its title; I didn't know a single piece in this collection. I totally enjoyed playing through some of the selections. Most of them were challenging enough that I could not sight read them on a first reading. I would recommend that teachers use this book in conjunction...
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