My First Book of Classical Music
Solo piano - SMP Level 2 (Late Elementary)
20 Themes by Beethoven, Mozart, Chopin and Other Great Composers in Easy Piano Arrangements. Arranged by Bergerac. Masterworks; Piano Collection; Piano Supplemental. Dover Edition: My First Book. Romantic Period. Collection. With easy piano notation (does not include words to the songs). 48 pages. Published by Dover Publications (AP.6-410927).
Item Number: AP.6-410927
ISBN 0486410927. 8 1/8x11 inches.
Fun-to-play, pedagogically sound easy piano arrangements include such favorites as Beethoven's Ode to Joy, Schumann's Traumerei, Grieg's Morning Mood and many more. Excellent for beginning pianists.
About SMP Level 2 (Late Elementary)
5-finger patterns still used but position changes are more frequent including one octave scale passages. Some 3 note chords.
- Minuet; Sheep May Safely Graze Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
- Ode to Joy; Minuet in G Composed by Ludwig Van Beethoven
- Hungarian Dance No. 5 Composed by Johannes Brahms
- Nocturne Composed by Frederic Chopin
- Rondo in C Composed by Muzio Clementi
- From the New World Composed by Antonin Dvorak
- Beautiful Dreamer Composed by Stephen Foster
- Morning Mood Composed by Edvard Grieg
- Sarabande Composed by George Frideric Handel
- Sonata in C; "Surprise" Symphony Composed by Franz Joseph Haydn
- Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 Composed by Franz Liszt
- TO a Wild Rose Composed by Edward MacDowell
- Papageno's Song; Romanze Composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
- Minuet in Olden Style Composed by Ignace Jan Paderewski
- Prelude Composed by Sergei Rachmaninoff
- Tambourin Composed by Jean-Philippe Rameau
- Melody in F Composed by Anton Rubenstein
- The Swan Composed by Camille Saint-Saens
- The Trout Composed by Franz Schubert
- Traumerei; The Happy Farmer Composed by Robert Schumann
- Pizzicato Polka Composed by Strauss
- Marche Slave Composed by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
- The Autumn Hunt Composed by Antonio Vivaldi
- Song to the Evening Star Composed by Richard Wagner