Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor - Music Minus One
Solo piano - SMP Level 10 (Advanced)
Composed by Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943). Music Minus One. Classical Period and Play Along. Sheet music and accompaniment CD. With solo part, standard notation and orchestra cues (does not include words to the songs). 63 pages. Published by Music Minus One (MO.MMOCD3007).
Item Number: MO.MMOCD3007
ISBN 159615005X. 9x12 inches. Key: C minor. Soloist: David Syme, piano; Ensemble: Stuttgart Symphony Orchestra; Conductor: Emil Kahn.
Equally renowned as composer and pianist, Rachmaninov dazzled the world with his piano concerto in C minor. It is immensely popular to this day. Brilliant and powerful with the beautiful lyric theme that became the popular song Full Moon and Empty Arms, it is here presented in a lovely recording, sans your part, the solo piano. Includes printed music on high-quality paper; a digital stereo CD featuring a complete performance of the concerto with orchestra and soloist, and a second performance minus you, the soloist; and a second compact disc containing a full-speed version of the complete version as well as a special -12% slow-tempo version of the accompaniment for practice purposes. The concerto is voluminously indexed for your practice and performance convenience. Conductor: Emil Kahn. Soloist: David Syme, piano. Ensemble: Stuttgart Symphony Orchestra.
About SMP Level 10 (Advanced)
Very advanced level, very difficult note reading, frequent time signature changes, virtuosic level technical facility needed.