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Essential Melodies, Vol. I: Bach to Mendelssohn

Discovering the world of symphonic, operatic and chamber literature at the keyboard

By Janet Vogt

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Piano - Early Intermediate
Discovering the world of symphonic, operatic and chamber literature at the keyboard. Composed by Janet Vogt. Piano collection. Educational. Heritage Music Press #70/1476H. Published by Heritage Music Press (LO.70-1476H).

Item Number: LO.70-1476H

Bring the world of classical music-from operatic to symphonic- to students in this richly filled 2-volume set. Presented in late-beginner to early-intermediate levels, these piano reductions capture some of the world's best-known melodies and are especially satisfying for teenagers and adult students. Also an ideal resource to complement themed recitals featuring specific composers, eras, or musical styles. Includes selections from The Nutcracker, Sheherazade, Vivaldi's Seasons, Pictures at an Exhibition and much more.

  • Arioso  Performed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Adagio   Performed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Sheep May Safely Graze  Performed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Bouree In E Minor  Performed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Gavotte  Performed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Allegro  Performed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Siciliano  Performed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Bouree In A Minor  Performed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Andante Second Movemnt  Performed by Ludwig Van Beethoven
  • Rondo  Performed by Ludwig Van Beethoven
  • Turkish March  Performed by Ludwig Van Beethoven
  • Allegretto  Performed by Ludwig Van Beethoven
  • Ode to Joy  Performed by Ludwig Van Beethoven
  • Farandole Fourth Movement  Performed by Georges Bizet
  • Toreador Song  Performed by Georges Bizet
  • Theme from Polovetsian Dances  Performed by Alexander Borodin
  • Nocturne  Performed by Alexander Borodin
  • Scherzo  Performed by Alexander Borodin
  • Chorale  Performed by Johannes Brahms
  • Hungarian Dance No. 5  Performed by Johannes Brahms
  • Gaudeamus Igitur  Performed by Johannes Brahms
  • Polonaise  Performed by Frederic Chopin
  • Waltz  Performed by Leo Delibes
  • Largo  Performed by Antonin Dvorak
  • Pomp and Circumstance  Performed by Edward Elgar
  • Pie Jesu  Performed by Gabriel Faure
  • Funeral March of a Marionette  Performed by Charles Francois Gounod
  • In the Hall of the Mountain King  Performed by Edvard Grieg
  • Norwegian Dance  Performed by Edvard Grieg
  • See The Conquering Hero Comes  Performed by George Frideric Handel
  • Hornpipe  Performed by George Frideric Handel
  • Allegro First Movement #104  Performed by Franz Joseph Haydn
  • Andante Second Movemnt #94  Performed by Franz Joseph Haydn
  • Serenade String Quartet  Performed by Franz Joseph Haydn
  • Gypsy Rondo  Performed by Franz Joseph Haydn
  • Andante-Jupiter  Performed by Gustav Holst
  • Aragonaise  Performed by Jules Massenet
  • Allegro - First Movement  Performed by Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn
  • Composer Biographies 
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 4

    Anonymous
    Location:
    Minneapolis, MN
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • March 21, 2009 Great Selections

    I was looking for Borodin's "Theme from Polovetsian Dances" and found it in this collection. It was very elementary, but good. Most of the songs are more advanced. The book is a good gift for adult beginners.

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