This collection of important piano works by the turn-of-the-century French composer, Cécile Chaminade (1857-1944) has been edited and fingered by William Scharfenberg. Affiliating herself with nationalist composers such as Saint-Saëns and Gounod, her style was very much rooted in both Romantic and French tradition, her tuneful and highly accessible works were also tremendous favorites in the United States. Volume 2 of this collection includes the following: Pierrette, Op. 41; La Lisonjera, Op. 50; La Morena, Op. 67; Les Sylvains, Op. 60; Arabesque, Op. 61; Valse-Caprice, Op. 33; Danse pastorale, Op. 37; No. 5, Arlequine, Op. 53.