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Danse Macabre and Other Works for Solo Piano / Edition 1

Danse Macabre and Other Works for Solo Piano / Edition 1

by Camille Saint-Saens
     
 

ISBN-10: 0486404099

ISBN-13: 2900486404096

Pub. Date: 08/31/1998

Publisher: Dover Publications

Splendid compilation features a variety of the composers best piano works, all reproduced from authoritative sources. Taking its title from the popular orchestral work Danse Macabre (presented here in the brilliant arrangement by Liszt), this collection also includes Allegro appassionato, Album (consisting of six pieces), Rhapsodie dAuvergne, Theme and

Overview

Splendid compilation features a variety of the composers best piano works, all reproduced from authoritative sources. Taking its title from the popular orchestral work Danse Macabre (presented here in the brilliant arrangement by Liszt), this collection also includes Allegro appassionato, Album (consisting of six pieces), Rhapsodie dAuvergne, Theme and Variations, plus six etudes, three waltzes, and six etudes for left hand alone.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900486404096
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
08/31/1998
Series:
Dover Music for Piano Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256

Table of Contents

"Danse macabre, Op. 40 ? Dance of death"
  "Symphonic poem, transcribed for piano by Franz Liszt"
"Six études pour le piano, Op. 52 ? Six piano studies "
1. Prélude
2. Pour l'indépendance des doigts ? For finger independence
3. Prelude and Fugue in F minor
4. Étude de rythme ? Rhythm study
5. Prelude and Fugue in A major
6. En forme de valse ? In waltz form
"Allegro appassionato, Op. 70"
"Album pour piano, Op. 72 ? Piano album"
1. Prélude
2. Carillon
3. Toccata
4. Valse ? Waltz
5. Chanson napolitaine ? Neapolitan song
6. Finale
"Rhapsodie d'Auvergne, Op. 73 ? Auvergne rhapsody "
"Wedding Cake, Caprice-Valse, Op. 76"
  Originally for piano and orchestra / Transcribed for solo piano by A. Benfeld
"Thême varié, Op. 97 ? Varied theme "
Three waltzes
  "Valse mignonne, Op. 104 ? Dainty waltz "
  "Valse langoureuse, Op. 97 ? Languid Waltz"
  "Valse gaie, Op. 139 ? Gay waltz"
"From Six études pour le piano, Op. 111 ? Six piano studies"
3. Prelude and Fugue in E-flat Minor
4. "Les cloches de Las Palmas" ? "The bells of Las Palmas"
6. Toccata
"Six études pour la main gauche seule, Op. 135 "
  ? Six studies for left hand alone
  1. Prélude
  2. Alla fuga ? In fugal style
  3. Moto perpetuo ? Perpetual motion
  4. Bourrée
  5. Élégie ? Elegy
  6. Gigue

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