Mozart -- An Introduction to His Keyboard Works
Piano - Intermediate; Late Intermediate
By Scott Price. By Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791). Edited by Willard A. Palmer. Graded Standard Repertoire; Masterworks; Piano Collection. Alfred Masterwork CD Edition. Classical; Masterwork. Book & CD. 64 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.24458).
Item Number: AP.24458
The pieces in this book are arranged roughly in chronological order. They include the best of Mozart's childhood compositions through late works such as the famous "Sonata in C Major," K. 545. Unique features of this volume include an excellent discussion of pianos in Mozart's day, as well as directives on how to improvise ornaments in Classic keyboard music. Includes: Adagio in C Major (K. 356) * Allegro in B-flat Major (K. 3) * Allegro in F Major (K. 1c) * Andante in C Major * Contradances (K. 269b) * Larghetto in F Major * 3 Pieces from The "London Notebook) (K. 15) * Marche Funebre (K. 453a) * Menuet and Trio (K. 1) * Menuet in C Major (K. 6) * Menuet in C Major (K. 315g) * Menuet in D Major (K. 7) * Menuet in F Major (K. 4) * Menuet in F Major (K. 5) * Menuet in F Major (K. 6) * Sonata No. 4 (K. 282) Menuet I and Menuet II * Sonata No. 15 (K. 545). The Alfred Masterwork CD Editions conveniently combine each exceptional volume with a professionally recorded CD that is sure to inspire artistic performances. 64 pages. Pianist Scott Price is the chair of the Piano Department at the University of South Carolina and holds a doctorate in piano performance from the University of Oklahoma. He has given master classes and recitals throughout the United States and Southeast Asia. His recordings are featured in Alfredâ€™s Premier Piano Course.