Hansel and Gretel
Get to Know Classical Masterpieces. Composed by Engelbert Humperdinck (1854-1921). Arranged by Hans-Gunter Heumann. Easy Piano. Softcover. 32 pages. Schott Music #ED9223. Published by Schott Music (HL.49015555).
Item Number: HL.49015555
ISBN 3795755948. 9x12 inches.
This beautiful songbook features easy piano arrangements of works from the beloved children's opera by Engelbert Humperdinck with libretto by his sister Adelheid Wette. The book also features beautiful color illustrations, a summary of Humperdinck's life, a history of Hansel und Getel, and plot synopses.
“These arrangements of 'Hänsel and Gretel' give students a chance to become familiar with the well-known melodies and scenes from the opera. All of the pieces are in the original keys, with articulation and dynamic marks positioned thoughtfully throughout the music. In addition, the colorful illustrations will stimulate the imaginations of young performers as they interpret the music.”--Clavier