Description: A comprehensive reference for all classical music lovers, the second edition of this fake book features 250 pieces added since the last edition. Imagine having one handy volume that includes everything from Renaissance music to Vivaldi to Mozart to Mendelssohn to Debussy to Stravinsky, and you have it here! We have included as much of the world's most familiar classical music as possible, assembling more than 850 beloved compositions from ballets, chamber music, choral music, concertos, operas, piano music, waltzes and more. Featuring indexes by composer, title and genre, as well as a timeline of major classical composers, this encyclopedic fake book is great to use for playing and performing, but it's also a terrific resource for concert-goers, music students and music lovers. The chords of the harmony are indicated, and lyrics, in the original language, are included where appropriate.
Description: Phillip Keveren puts a jazz spin on his solo arrangements of 15 beloved classical themes, including: Adagio Cantabile • Air on the G String • Eine Kleine Nachtmusik • Emperor Waltz • Lullaby • Minuet in G • Romeo and Juliet • Scheherazade • and more.
Description: Especially written for the college music major with a primary instrument other than piano or the college piano major who wants to develop functional skills at the keyboard. Best in a second year college class, covering at least 2 semesters.
Description: Your students have finished the Dorian Album of string trios (04472730) and are ready for something more challenging. The Lydian Album of grade 3 string trios by the masters is the perfect choice. Compiled by Rubank legends Harvey Whistler and Herman Hummel, these longer arrangements provide not only more technical challenge for intermediate students, but progressively increase their musicianship as well. Includes: Andante Cantabile (Tchaikovsky) • Andantino (Lemare) • Aria Nobile (Haydn) • Danse Macabre (Saint-Saens) • The Happy Farmer (Schumann) • Menuetto from Symphony Concertante (Mozart) • On Wings of Song (Mendelssohn) • Rondo (Beethoven) • Scarf Dance (Chaminade) • Scene and Dance from Swan Lake (Tchaikovsky) • Southern Spirituals • Tambourin Dance (Rameau) • Valse de Salon (Brahms) • Viennese Refrain • Young Prince and the Princess from Sheherazade (Rimsky-Korsakov) • more
Description: Here is a concise and playable version of the well-known classic by Rimsky-Korsakov. Using themes from “The Sea” and “Sinbad's Ship,” Jay Bocook skillfully adapts this work for young players while still maintaining crucial elements from the original orchestration. After the powerful unison opening, the solo cadenza can be performed either by alto sax or clarinet. The remaining allegro section is written in 3/4 and provides featured lines for woodwinds before winding down to the quiet ending. Dur: 3:50