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Piano Sonatas op. 17 Vol. 2

Piano Solo

By Johann Christian Bach

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Piano solo (Piano) - SMP Level 9 (Advanced)
Piano Solo. Composed by Johann Christian Bach (1735-1782). Edited by Ernst-Gunter Heinemann. This edition: Paperback/Soft Cover. Sheet music. Henle Music Folios. Pages: VI and 65. Classical. Softcover. Op. 17. G. Henle #HN333. Published by G. Henle (HL.51480333).

Item Number: HL.51480333

9.25x12.25 inches.

These six piano sonatas were written during the composer's London years, after he had collected much valuable experience in Italy. The so-called 'London' Bach devoted himself intensively to the possibilities afforded by the newly-developed 'Hammerflugel,' and frequently performed in public on the instrument. His Sonatas opp. 5 and 17, all much esteemed by Mozart, have many characteristics of the classical piano sonata. The op. 17 collection was first published in 1774, and was already being reprinted in various countries during the composer's lifetime.

About SMP Level 9 (Advanced)

All types of major, minor, diminished, and augmented chords spanning more than an octave. Extensive scale passages.

  • Sonata from op. 17, G major, op. 17,1 (Piano solo)  Performed by Johann Christian Bach
  • Sonata from op. 17, C minor, op. 17,2 (Piano solo)  Performed by Johann Christian Bach
  • Sonata from op. 17, E flat major, op. 17,3 (Piano solo)  Performed by Johann Christian Bach
  • Sonata from op. 17, G major, op. 17,4 (Piano solo)  Performed by Johann Christian Bach
  • Sonata from op. 17, A major, op. 17,5 (Piano solo)  Performed by Johann Christian Bach
  • Sonata from op. 17, B flat major, op. 17,6 (Piano solo)  Performed by Johann Christian Bach
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