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Applause! - Book One

Impressive Piano Solos for the Budding Virtuoso

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Applause! - Book One (Impressive Piano Solos for the Budding Virtuoso). Edited by Lynn Freeman Olson. For solo piano. Graded Standard Repertoire; Masterworks; Piano Collection. Baroque, Classical Period and 20th Century. SMP Level 7 (Late Intermediate). Collection. Introductory text, standard notation and fingerings (does not include words to the songs). 63 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.2537).

ISBN 0739010131. With introductory text, standard notation and fingerings (does not include words to the songs). Baroque, Classical Period and 20th Century. 9x12 inches.

Many of the greatest crowd pleasers are gathered into two volumes, compiled for the budding piano virtuoso. Includes works by Beethoven, Debussy and more! Compact Disc recordings by Valery Lloyd-Watts are also available.

This title has selections that range in difficulty from SMP Level 5-7.

About SMP Level 7 (Late Intermediate)

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4 to 5-note chords in both hands and scales in octaves in both hands.

  • Allegro  Composed by Wilhelm Friedemann Bach
  • Allegro Burlesco  Composed by Friedrich Kuhlau
  • Bagatelle  Op. 5, No. 1, Composed by Alexander Tcherepnin
  • Bear Dance  Composed by Bela Bartok
  • Etude  Op. 27, No. 8, Composed by Dmitri Kabalevsky
  • Etude (Ivan is Busy)  Composed by Aram Ilyich Khachaturian
  • Fantasia  Composed by Georg Philipp Telemann, D Minor
  • Fantasy Dance  Op. 124, No. 5, Composed by Robert Schumann
  • Giga  From Partita No. 1. Op. 1 BWV 825, Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Important Event  Op. 15, No. 6, Composed by Robert Schumann
  • Le Petit Negre (Cakewalk)  Composed by Claude Debussy
  • L'Orage (The Storm)  Op. 109, No. 13, Composed by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller
  • Molto Vivace  From For Children, Part 1, Composed by Bela Bartok
  • Puck  Op. 71, No. 3, Composed by Edvard Grieg
  • Scherzo  Composed by Cornelius Gurlitt, D Minor
  • Six Ecossaises  Composed by Ludwig Van Beethoven
  • Solfeggietto  Composed by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
  • Sonatina  Composed by Georg Anton Benda, A Minor
  • Tarantella (Etude)  Op. 46, No. 7, Composed by Stephen Heller, E Minor
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  • 5

    Alexandria, VA
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  • December 22, 2012 Great Solos in Different Keys

    The book includes great solos, but what makes it an intermediate book is its more difficult key signatures.

    6 of 13 people found this review helpful.
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  • 5

    Calgary, AB
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  • September 17, 2011 Applause bk. 1

    Great choices in the repertoire! All are very fun to play and perfect for competitions, recitals, and festivals. If you have a reluctant student, here is a great resource to rekindle their love of music!

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  • 5

    Keller, TX
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  • September 08, 2011 Applause - Book One

    Outstanding collection of period pieces that my students enjoy playing. Pieces range from Early Intermediate to Late Intermediate levels.

    18 of 35 people found this review helpful.
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  • April 12, 2009 Fun Collection

    I am very happy with the choice of music in this book. The pieces are challenging, but not extremely difficult and fun to play.

    27 of 53 people found this review helpful.
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  • May 19, 2006 The book of books!

    Hello there, I'm a 13 year old budding pianist. I've played for 7 years and am quite good. I found this book to give me a peek into a world of modern piano, with the right touch of Beethoven and Handel's classical feel. It really suits my...

    thirst for challenge and pure piano thrill. Buy it today!

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    21 of 54 people found this review helpful.
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