Beyond the Romantic Spirit (1880--1922), Book 1

Beyond the Romantic Spirit (1880--1922), Book 1
19 Early Intermediate to Late Intermediate Piano Solos Reflecting Society, Style and Musical Trends at the Turn of the 20th Century

Ed. Nancy Bachus / perf. Daniel Glover Piano Book & CD Level: Early Intermediate / Late Intermediate Item: 00-21388
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The turn of the 20th century ushered in a new era in which several styles of art music existed simultaneously. In Beyond the Romantic Spirit Book 1, students can recapture the spirit of the environment in which composers lived, created and performed, and learn about influential events of this era. This edition presents 19 piano solos representing Impressionism, Pointillism, Neo-Classicism, Expressionism and other post-romantic movements. Early to late-intermediate.

Sample Pages


Title Composer
Album Leaf Claude Debussy (composer)
Bathing in the Sea from Sports and Divertissements Erik Satie (contributor)
Capricho Catalan from España [Op. 165, No. 5] Isaac Albéniz (contributor)
Gigue from Ten Little Performance Pieces [Op. 44, No. 9] Max Reger (contributor)
Honey (Humoresque) from in the Bottoms Nathaniel Dett (contributor)
Hungarian Song from for Children, Part 1 [No. 32] Béla Bartók (composer)
Jumping Jack [Op. 11, No. 4] Carl Nielsen (composer)
Le Petit Nègre Claude Debussy (composer)
Le Soir (The Evening) [Op. 43, No. 5] Reinhold Glière (contributor)
Los Tres Golpes Danza Cubana Ignacio Cervantes (contributor)
Prélude Maurice Ravel (contributor)
Prelude No. 2 from Three Preludes Charles Griffes (contributor)
Round Dance from for Children, Part 1 [No. 17] Béla Bartók (composer)
The Bear Vladimir Rebikov (composer)
The Returning Hunter from Eskimos [Op. 64, No. 2] Amy Beach (composer)
The Vast Expanse of Space Vladimir Rebikov (composer)
Vals Brillante from Valses Poético [No. 5] Enrique Granados (contributor)
Vals Sentimental from Valses Poético [No. 6] Enrique Granados (contributor)
Valsette from Penseés Lyriques [Op. 40, No. 1] Jean Sibelius (contributor)

Additional Information

Series: The Spirit Series
Artist: Daniel Glover
Instrument: Piano
Format: Book & CD
Page Count: 64
Item Number: 00-21388
ISBN 10: 0-7390-3217-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-7390-3217-6
UPC: 038081206455

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