Humor in Piano Music---Baroque to Modern

Ed. Maurice Hinson Piano Book Level: Intermediate / Early Advanced Item: 00-4526

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This pedagogical, performance-oriented collection of 20 piano works offers an enticing study in musical humor for intermediate- to advanced-level performers. A broad cross-section of piano music from the last four centuries is represented, along with a suggested teaching order.

Sample Pages


Title Composer
A la Manière de Borodin -- Valse Maurice Ravel (composer)
Bagatelle in C Major [Op. 33, No. 2] Ludwig van Beethoven (composer)
Bear Dance [Sz. 39] Béla Bartók (composer)
Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum [Lesure 113:1] Claude Debussy (composer)
Écossaise [WoO 23] Ludwig van Beethoven (composer)
Gladiolus Rag Scott Joplin (composer)
Grillen [Op. 12, No. 4] Robert Schumann (composer)
His Humor Giles Farnaby (composer)
Humoreske [Op. 6, No. 3] Edvard Grieg (composer)
Humoresque [Op. 29, No. 3] Theodor Kirchner (composer)
Jimbo's Lullaby [Lesure 113:2] Claude Debussy (composer)
La Boîte À Joujoux [Lesure 128] Claude Debussy (composer)
Le Petit Nègre [Lesure 114] Claude Debussy (composer)
March of the Grasshoppers [Op. 65, No. 7] Sergei Prokofiev (composer)
Moderato [Hob. XVI:2] Franz Joseph Haydn (composer)
Peccadilles Impotunes Erik Satie (composer)
Prelude [Op. 34, No. 17] Dmitri Shostakovich (composer)
Presto [Hob. XVI:40] Franz Joseph Haydn (composer)
Presto, Ma Non Troppo [Hob. XVI:37] Franz Joseph Haydn (composer)
Rondo a Capriccio [Op. 129] Ludwig van Beethoven (composer)
Sonata in B-Flat Major [K. 248; L. Suppl. 35] Domenico Scarlatti (composer)

Additional Information

Instrument: Piano
Format: Book
Page Count: 96
Item Number: 00-4526
ISBN 10: 0-7390-0863-3
ISBN 13: 978-0-7390-0863-8
UPC: 038081006574

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