Ballade, Op. 100, No. 15
Piano - SMP Level 3 (Early Intermediate); NFMC Level: Elementary Class 1
Composed by Johann Friedrich Burgmuller (1806-1874). Edited by Willard A. Palmer. Masterworks; Piano Solo; Solo. Alfred Masterwork Edition. Late Elementary level piece for the Lynn Freeman Piano Solo event with the National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC) Festivals Bulletin 2008-2009-2010. Masterwork; Romantic. Sheet. 4 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.865).
Item Number: AP.865
ISBN 0739018833. Masterwork; Romantic.
From Burgmueller's excellent set of miniatures, the 25 Progressive Pieces, Opus 100, this Masterworks sheet solo of the popular "Ballade" in C Minor provides drama, contrasts in mood, touch, and dynamics, and the use of large portions of the keyboard.
About SMP Level 3 (Early Intermediate)
Independent movement of the left hand. Multiple chords in a measure, and the introduction of triplets.