Repertoire Classics for Piano is a comprehensive and progressively graded collection of classic solos for piano. The included data CD contains the following for each solo: performance tracks as well as master class lessons featuring performance and practice techniques by piano pedagogues Paul Sheftel and Phyllis Lehrer for each piece. Listen to performances from a real concert grand piano and get the benefit and insight of master instructors as they teach the finer points of performance, technique and even offer some historical context.
These books contain a fine mix of easy to play, unabridged, original piano solos written by "the masters" for beginning pianists. Many of the pieces in this collection are on state contest/festival required music lists and cover performance levels from grade 2 through 5. There is a wide variety of music from all style periods and by some of the greatest composers of all time. Biographies of each composer are also included. These collections are a must for piano students and teachers.
J.S. Bach: Minuet C.P.E. Bach: Fantasia Pastorale Solfeggio Beethoven: Écossaise German Dance in E-flat Major German Dance in G Major Bagatelle Country Dance Sonatina Burgmuller: Innocence The Limpid Stream Progress Ballade The Chase The Farewell Clementi: Sonatina Couperin: Les Moissonneurs Les Coucous Dandrieu: Les Fifres Ellmenreich: Spinning Song Grieg: Waltz Handel: Impertinence Prelude Haydn: Quadrille Allegro Heller: Allegretto Avalanche Milhaud: Touches Blanches Mozart: German Dance Minuet and Trio, K.1 Minuet Minuet and Trio Presto Minuet Purcell: Air Fanfare Schumann: First Loss Melody Soldier's March Wild Horseman The Happy Farmer The Reaper's Song Schubert: Écossaise, Op. 33, No. 1 Écossaise, Op. 33, No. 2 Waltz Turk: To the Little Finger of the Right hand Tchaikovsky: German Song Italian Song Old French Song Weber: Allemande Scherzo