Anthology of American Piano Music
Intermediate to Early Advanced Works by 31 Composers
Ed. Maurice Hinson
Item: 00-34655
UPC: 038081387383
ISBN 10: 0739068792
ISBN 13: 9780739068793
PRICE: $24.99
Series: Alfred Masterwork Edition
Category: Piano Collection
Format: Comb Bound Book
Instrument: Piano
Level: Intermediate / Early Advanced
This 212-page collection focuses on the varied styles and ethnic influences found in American piano music over the last two and a quarter centuries. Historical and biographical background, performance notes, and suggested realizations of ornaments are provided by Dr. Hinson. TItles: 12th Street Rag (Bowman) * All That Meat and No Potatoes (Waller) * Barcarolle, Op. 28, No. 1 (Beach) * Battle of Manassas (Wiggins) * Bethena (A Concert Waltz) (Joplin) * Blue Moon (Rodgers) * Blue Rondo a la Turk (Brubeck) * Boogie Woogie Etude (Gould) * The Cat and the Mouse ("Scherzo Humoristique") (Copland) * Columbia (Caprice Americaine on "My Old Kentucky Home") (Gottschalk) * Dizzy Fingers (Confrey) * Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me (Ellington) * Don't Get Around Much Anymore (Ellington) * The Duke and the Count (Williams) * Eager Beaver (Kenton) * Euphonic Sounds (A Syncopated Two Step) (Joplin) * Fiddle-Faddle (Anderson) * In a Mist (Beiderbecke) * Jazz Pizzicato (Anderson) * The Jitterbug Waltz (Waller) * Juba (Dett) * Kitten on the Keys (Confrey) * The Lake at Evening, Op. 5, No. 1 (Griffes) * Laura (Mercer/Raksin) * Love Song (Barber) * The Man I Love (Gershwin) * March Wind, Op. 46, No. 10 (MacDowell) * Medley---Campfire on the Ice (Finney) * Narcissus, Op. 14, No. 4 (Nevin) * Nola (Arndt) * Old Folks at Home (Way Down Upon the Swanee River) (Foster) * On Bended Knees (Burleigh) * Over the Rainbow (Arlen/Harburg) * Pavanne (Gould) * Prelude (Novelette in Fourths) (Gershwin) * Prelude II (Blue Lullaby) (Gershwin) * Sleigh Ride (Anderson) * Swanee (Gershwin) * The Syncopated Clock (Anderson) * Tiger Rag (Original Dixieland Jazz Band) * Variations on Adeste Fideles (Taylor) * Yankee Doodle (Arranged as a Rondo) (Carr). The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance.
Fiddle-Faddle Leroy Anderson (composer)
The Man I Love (from "Strike Up the Band") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Pavane (from "Symphonette No. 2") Morton Gould (composer)
Prelude (Novelette in Fourths) George Gershwin (composer)
The Lake at Evening [Op. 5, No. 1] Charles Griffes (composer)
Yankee Doodle Arranged As a Rondo Benjamin Carr (composer)
Medley (Campfire on the Ice) Ross Lee Finney (composer)
Love Song Samuel Barber (composer)
Juba Nathaniel Dett (composer)
Bethena -- A Concert Waltz Scott Joplin (composer)
Laura David Raksin (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Boogie Woogie Etude Morton Gould (composer)
Eager Beaver Stan Kenton (composer)
All That Meat and No Potatoes Fats Waller (composer); Ed Kirkeby (composer)
Kitten on the Keys Zez Confrey (composer)
The Syncopated Clock (Instrumental) Leroy Anderson (composer)
Jazz Pizzicato Leroy Anderson (composer)
Dizzy Fingers Zez Confrey (composer)
Blue Moon Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me Duke Ellington (composer); Bob Russell (lyricist)
Don't Get Around Much Anymore Duke Ellington (composer); Bob Russell (lyricist)
Over the Rainbow (from "The Wizard of Oz") Harold Arlen (composer); E. Y. Harburg (lyricist)
The Duke and the Count Mary Lou Williams (composer)
Blue Rondo a la Turk Dave Brubeck (composer)
The Jitterbug Waltz (Instrumental Version) Fats Waller (composer)
Swanee George Gershwin (composer); Irving Caesar (lyricist)
Prelude II (Blue Lullaby) (Andante Con Moto e Poco Rubato) George Gershwin (composer)
Sleigh Ride (Instrumental) Leroy Anderson (composer)
Nola (Instrumental Version) Felix Arndt (composer)