Duet Classics for Piano Book 1

Duet Classics for Piano  Book 1 Author Gayle Kowalchyk
ISBN-10 1457444135
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Pages 48
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These three unique volumes contain 47 duets in their original form written by composers who lived in the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. The primo and secondo parts are written on facing pages and are of equal difficulty, allowing students of equal ability to perform together. These duets can be used as supplementary material for any course of study.



Classics for Piano Duet Book 1

Classics for Piano Duet  Book 1 Author George Peter Tingley
ISBN-10 1457418002
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Pages 32
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These duet arrangements offer late elementary to early intermediate pianists the opportunity to play the classics at a much earlier level than if they were to wait to play the original version. By dividing the pieces between two performers, the individual parts are simpler, but the fullness and integrity of the originals remain. Highlights from Book 1 are Joplin's Maple Leaf Rag and Rubinstein's Melody in F.



Duet Classics for Piano

Duet Classics for Piano Author Gayle Kowalchyk
ISBN-10 0739021702
Release 1993-03-01
Pages 48
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These three unique volumes contain 47 duets in their original form written by composers who lived in the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. The primo and secondo parts are written on facing pages and are of equal difficulty, allowing students of equal ability to perform together. These duets can be used as supplementary material for any course of study.



Classics for Piano Duet

Classics for Piano Duet Author George Peter Tingley
ISBN-10 073902681X
Release 2002-03-01
Pages 32
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These duet arrangements offer late elementary to early intermediate pianists the opportunity to play the classics at a much earlier level than if they were to wait to play the original version. By dividing the pieces between two performers, the individual parts are simpler, but the fullness and integrity of the originals remain. Highlights from Book 1 are Joplin's Maple Leaf Rag and Rubinstein's Melody in F.



Boogie n Blues Book 1

Boogie  n  Blues  Book 1 Author Gayle Kowalchyk
ISBN-10 1457442574
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Pages 16
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Piano students of all ages enjoy playing pieces in the boogie and blues style. Students in their beginning years of piano study can enjoy these bouncy selections which are written in five-finger hand positions. Each piece is as fun to learn as it is to play.



Easy Classical Piano Duets for Teacher and Student Book 2

Easy Classical Piano Duets for Teacher and Student  Book 2 Author Gayle Kowalchyk
ISBN-10 1457411164
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Pages 56
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A valuable assortment of teacher/student duets in their original form written by teachers and composers during the 18th and 19th centuries. Arranged in order of difficulty, the student parts are limited to a single five-finger position and fall primarily within the grand staff reading range. Each book includes works by such composers as Diabelli, Gurlitt, Bercucci, Wohlfahrt, Berens and others.



The Nutcracker Suite

The Nutcracker Suite Author Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
ISBN-10 1457444550
Release 2005-05-03
Pages 32
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This volume includes some of the most favorite selections from the ballet, including "Russian Dance," "Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy" and "Waltz of the Flowers." The story of "The Nutcracker" is provided to help players musically recreate scenes from this classic ballet. Bound to be popular with almost any student!



Easy Classical Piano Duets for Teacher and Student Book 1

Easy Classical Piano Duets for Teacher and Student  Book 1 Author Gayle Kowalchyk
ISBN-10 1457443783
Release 2005-05-03
Pages 48
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A valuable assortment of teacher/student duets in their original form written by teachers and composers during the 18th and 19th centuries. Arranged in order of difficulty, the student parts are limited to a single five-finger position and fall primarily within the grand staff reading range. Each book includes works by such composers as Diabelli, Gurlitt, Bercucci, Wohlfahrt, Berens and others.



Kaleidoscope Duets Book 3

Kaleidoscope Duets  Book 3 Author Jon George
ISBN-10 1457444593
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Pages 16
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These books introduce the student to a wide variety of musical designs that spark the imagination while developing technical skills.



Sleigh Ride Duet Fantasy

Sleigh Ride Duet Fantasy Author Leroy Anderson
ISBN-10 9781470637309
Release 2013-06-27
Pages 16
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Leroy Anderson's "Sleigh Ride" is a holiday favorite, and this setting for advanced piano duet gives it a fresh twist. It begins with Anderson's jingling melody and some musical banter between the primo and secondo players, and then it launches into a series of variations that take the listener on a journey through a variety of styles, from gently swirling, impressionistic arpeggios to a triumphant coda with brilliant, virtuosic passagework. Audiences will enjoy a number of other musical surprises along the way.



Rhapsody Grandioso

Rhapsody Grandioso Author Melody Bober
ISBN-10 9780739071366
Release 2008-12-04
Pages 16
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This grandiose duet for late-intermediate level pianists is sure to be a show-stopper! The dramatic opening in D minor and 4/4 meter sets the stage for a key change to D major. Both primo and second parts feature octaves, full chords, and sixteenth-note passages. The final section returns to D minor with a change of meter to 2/4 and a faster tempo. Glissandi in both parts bring the piece to an exhilarating close.



Discovering Piano Etudes

Discovering Piano Etudes Author M'lou Dietzer
ISBN-10 1457418185
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Pages 48
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This collection of etudes for late intermediate to early advanced pianists includes pieces by Cramer, MacDowell, Czerny, Moscheles and Moszkowki. The etudes provide an enjoyable way to develop technique, thereby preparing the student for more challenging repertoire. The book contains concise biographies of each composer and features carefully thought out fingering for each etude.



Ukrainian Bell Carol

Ukrainian Bell Carol Author Zach Heyde
ISBN-10 9781470637286
Release 2016-06-14
Pages 20
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This piano-duet rendition of the "Ukrainian Bell Carol" is a sure-fire audience winner. Written as free variations, the traditional melody undergoes several transformations---from a lighthearted polka to a brilliantly intense, virtuosic finale. Along the way, the players navigate crossed-hand playing, scales, trills, arpeggios, octave passages, exciting rhythms, and changes of meter. Audiences will enjoy a number of other musical surprises.



Saturday Sleigh Ride

Saturday Sleigh Ride Author Bernadine Johnson
ISBN-10 9781470620899
Release 2014-06-10
Pages 8
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Late-intermediate students will love to play this duet in a fast 4/4 meter that flies back and forth over the keys, first in D minor and then in D major. The melody and the accompaniment alternate between primo and secondo, and phrases featuring staccato and legato are frequently traded back and forth. Some syncopation and accents add rhythmic variety. This duet is sure to be a favorite with students and audiences alike!



Piano for Pleasure

Piano for Pleasure Author Fanny Waterman
ISBN-10 057151023X
Release 1989
Pages 31
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Piano for Pleasure follows Piano Progress in providing a graded sequence of pieces by master composers from Bach to Bartok. This book provides a great repertoire for the pianist who has mastered a basic technique, and features both solos and duets.



Bella Tarantella

Bella Tarantella Author Carol Matz
ISBN-10 9781470624330
Release 2013-04-29
Pages 8
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Bella Tarantella dances its way onto the stage with finesse and excitement. Alternating between crisp staccato chords and a graceful twirling melody, a wonderful texture is formed right from the start of this fabulous duet in A minor! Featuring a lively 6/8 meter, strikingly contrasting dynamics, and a grand ending, this piece is sure to captivate all who take part in its dance. Careful attention to creating smooth passages and the wonderful effect of differing dynamics will yield a perfectly lively tarantella!



Southwest Landscapes

Southwest Landscapes Author Melody Bober
ISBN-10 1457429225
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Pages 28
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The spirit of the Southwest comes alive in this imaginative duet suite by Melody Bober. Intermediate students will enjoy this descriptive tribute through its three movements: "Colorado River Rapids," "Sedona Sun," and "Majestic Grand Canyon."