With this Urtext edition compiled by the expert pianist and piano instructor Walter Georgii, the budding pianist is offered a little overview of the variety of classical-romantic piano literature. The selection and organization is chiefly oriented on the beauty, popularity and performability of the pieces. Behind this is the intent to present to the player a kind of colourful spectrum of interesting works ranging from clear across a wide variety of eras; next to the “great” names, one can also make surprising discoveries of lesser known composers.
Volume I contains the easier pieces; while only two reach difficulty level 5, most of the others lie between levels 2 and 4.
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For this edition autographs and first editions served as source material for the following works: for W. F. Bach, the autograph (Brussels, Conservatoire de Musique); for C. Ph. E. Bach, the first edition, Berlin, 1762–63; for J. W. Hässler, the first edition, Erfurt, 1780; for Schubert, the first edition, Gotthard, Vienna, 1871; for Mendelssohn Bartholdy, the first edition, … 続き