This beautiful anthology of graded pieces, presented in a progressive order includes repertoire new to the graded framework. It contains a wide stylistic range of works, which have been selected to develop a student’s musical and technical facility.
The repertoire is suitable for competitions and includes both mainstream and lesser-known works of the period. It works as the perfect progression from Romantic Piano Anthologies volumes 1–3 (ED12912–4). It total, all four volumes contain 94 pieces by 41 composers from 13 countries.
Book 4 is suitable for students with 7 or more years’ experience: Grades 7–8, and comes with an accompanying audio downloads which demonstrate all the pieces played by Nils Franke himself.
E. Grieg: Puck, op. 71/3
F. Chopin: Moderato
C. Alkan: Barcarolle, op. 65/3
R. Strauss: Träumerei, op. 9/4
F. Chopin: Spring
A.v. Hensel: Repos d'amour, op. 2/4
F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy: Kinderstück, op. 102(3
E. Granados: Lullaby
P.I. Tchaikovsky: Aveu passionné
J. Brahms: Ballade, op.10/1
A. Aciabin: Etude, op.2/1
M. Balakirev: Mazurka No. 2
The 'Schott Anthology Series' provides famous pieces from the Baroque, Classical and Romantic eras for various instrumentations.
These collections are ideal for teachers looking for additional repertoire for their teaching practice as well as for developing players looking to expand their repertoire, and for use in school or music centre concerts.
'Schott Anthology Series' at a glance:
- Graded pieces, presented in a progressive order
- Well-established repertoire presented alongside rarities
- Ideal for concerts, festivals and competitions
- Extensive commentary on each piece
- Composer biographies included
- CD recording of all the pieces