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Salter, Lionel: Short Romantic Pieces for Piano, Book I


A five-volume graded anthology of short piano pieces from the Romantic era. As well as featuring the great German composers from the period, this collection includes works by Rimsky-Korsakov, Moszkowski, Glazunov, Albeniz, Granados, Delius and many others.

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The Bells: No. 4 from ‘Esquisses’, Op. 63 [Valentin Alkan]; Study in A minor, Op. 101 No. 93 [Ferdinand Beyer]; Going to Sleep, Op. 31 No. 2 [K. J. Bishkoff]; A Romp, Op. 46 No. 32 [Emil Breslauer]; Study in D, Op. 777 No. 15 [Carl Czerny]; Lesson in C, Op. 125 No. 6 [Anton Diabelli]; Night in the Woods, Op. 36 No. 32 [Alexander Gedike]; Sad Song, Op. 36 No. 39 [Alexander Gedike]; Polka in D minor [Mikhail Glinka]; Study in D, Op. 187 No. 51 [Cornelius Gurlitt]; Undismayed: No. 7 from ‘The Friend of the Family’, Op. 197 [Cornelius Gurlitt]; Melody in C, Op. 44 No. 1 [G. Hasse]; Country Dance [Franz Hunten]; Little Song: from 30 Pieces for Children, Op. 27, No. 1 [Dmitri Kabalevsky]; Waltz in D minor, Op. 39 No. 13 [Dmitri Kabalevsky]; Prelude in A minor, Op. 65 No. 2 [T. F Kirchner]; A Fairy Story (There was once a princess . . .): No. 1 from ‘Kinderleben’ (Youthful Days), Op. 62 [Theodor Kullak]; A Slight Misunderstanding [Nikolay Ladukhin]; Study in A, Op. 17 No. 7 [Felix le Couppey]; Invention in F sharp minor [Aleksandr Lyapunov]; A Miniature, Op. 4 No. 3 [Samuel Maikapar]; Children’s March, Op. 31 No. 1 [Gustav Merkel]; Allegretto: No. 2 from ‘Piano Music for Big and Small’, Op. 53 [Carl Nielsen]; ‘Marziale’, No. 7 from Piano Music for Young and Old, Op. 53 [Carl Nielsen]; Prelude: Serenade in C, Op. 183 No. 1, 1st movement [Carl Reinecke]; Sonatina in A minor, Op. 127A No. 6: 2nd movement, Ein Marchen (A Fairy Tale) [Carl Reinecke]; Dance of the Dragonflies, Op. 76 No. 7 [Eduard Rohde]; Down in the Dumps: No. 5 from ‘For the Little Ones’ [Gustave Sandre]; To My Little Friends, from ‘For the Little Ones’ [Gustave Sandre]; German Dance in A: No. 3 from Three German Dances, D. 972 [Franz Schubert]; Grandmother’s Song, Op. 27 No. 4 [Robert Volkmann]; Allegro in c, from ‘Piano Method for Children’ [Heinrich Wohlfahrt]; Waltz in C, from ‘Piano Method for Children’ [Heinrich Wohlfahrt]; All Forlorn: No. 1 from ‘Odd Moments’ [William Alwyn]; Swaying Branches: No. 11 from ‘First Year Pieces’ [Thomas Dunhill]; Waltz in F: No. 2 from ’12 Easy Pieces’ [George Dyson]; Der kleine Trompeter (The Little Trumpeter), Op. 32 No. 4 [Robert Fuchs]; Herzeleid (Heartache), Op. 32 No. 2 [Robert Fuchs]; Mazurka in B minor, Op. 98 No. 13 [Alexander Grechaninov]; Scabious, Op. 138 No. 14 [Stephen Heller]; Melodie, Op. 77 No. 5 [Heinrich Karl Johann Hofmann]; Vivace in A minor, Op. 55 No. 23 [T. F Kirchner]; Catch-me-if-you-can (Haschemann) [Robert Schumann]; Hide-and-Seek (Gukkuk in Versteck) [Robert Schumann]; Gavotte in G: No. 1 from ‘Six Sketches’ [Charles Villiers Stanford]; Scherzo in F: No. 2 from ‘Six Sketches’ [Charles Villiers Stanford]; Old French Song, No. 16 from Album for the Young, Op. 39 [Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky]

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Weight 188 g

ABRSM Publishing

Primary composer/editor/arranger

Lionel, Salter

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Short Romantic Pieces for Piano (ABRSM)