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Cadenzas to Beethoven's Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 3, op. 37

By Ludwig van Beethoven

Composed by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). Edited by Michael Rische. Arranged by Various Arrangers. Piano. Classical. 72 pages. Schott Music #ED20140. Published by Schott Music (HL.49016113).

Item Number: HL.49016113

9x12 inches.

The volume unites 11 different composer's cadenzas spanning over 200 years for one of the most frequently performed concertos in piano literature. Some are printed here for the first time. With cadences by: Charles Henri Alkan • Ludwig van Beethoven • Gabriel Fauré • Franz Liszt • Ignaz Moscheles • Michael Rische • Fazil Say • Erwin Schulhoff • Clara Schumann • Bedrich Smetana • Viktor Ullmann.

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    John Pennacchi
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  • 2008-05-07 00:00:00.0 Great composers inspired to write cadenza for Beet

    Beethoven's great 3rd piano concerto has inspired many other great composers over the past 200 years to write cadenzas for this work. Though Beethoven's own cadenza is what is usually played at concerts it is interesting to see how other contemporary composers of Beethoven's were also compelled...

    to write a cadenza for the first movement. Other subsequent generations of composers such as Franz Liszt, Bedrich Smetana, Clara Schumann and Gabriel Faure all wrote fantastic cadenzas. And as recently as 2004 cadenzas are being written for this most inspiring work of Beethoven's .

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