World's Largest Sheet Music Selection


Piano Sonata No. 9, Op. 68

By Alexander Scriabin

Be the first! Write a Review

Piano Piano (Piano solo) - Henle Level 9
Composed by Alexander Scriabin (1872-1915). Edited by Valentina Rubcova. Arranged by Michael Schneidt. Sheet Music. Paperbound. Henle Music Folios. Classical. Softcover. 24 pages. G. Henle #HN855. Published by G. Henle (HL.51480855).

Item Number: HL.51480855

9.25x12.25 inches.

Skrjabin's 9th Sonata is often referred to as the “Black Mass.” Unlike the 7th Sonata, the so-called “White Mass,” this name did not stem from the composer. He writes: “In the ninth sonata I came closer than ever before to the Satanic...”. The mystic-dark sphere fascinated Skrjabin. Anyone who listens to this bizarre work will involuntarily become caught up in the diabolical vortex – the music heads towards the sonata's dramatic conclusion as if being pulled in an undertow. The highly expressive work was given its first performance by the composer himself. Following its first publication he revised it, and this new edition was the primary source for our edition.

Buy Together




Buy both for $35.90

[ { "catalogRefId":"19513485", "quantity":"1" }, { "catalogRefId":"20443311", "quantity":"1" } ]
AddtoCart Print
Close X

By signing up you consent with the terms in our Privacy Policy

I am a music teacher.