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.
The Man I Love (from "Strike Up the Band") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Prelude II (Blue Lullaby) (Andante Con Moto e Poco Rubato) George Gershwin (composer)
Swanee George Gershwin (composer); Irving Caesar (lyricist)
Sleigh Ride (Instrumental) Leroy Anderson (composer)
Nola (Instrumental Version) Felix Arndt (composer)
Pavane (from "Symphonette No. 2") Morton Gould (composer)
Fiddle-Faddle Leroy Anderson (composer)
Prelude (Novelette in Fourths) George Gershwin (composer)
Yankee Doodle Arranged As a Rondo Benjamin Carr (composer)
Medley (Campfire on the Ice) Ross Lee Finney (composer)
Love Song Samuel Barber (composer)
Bethena -- A Concert Waltz Scott Joplin (composer)
Juba Nathaniel Dett (composer)
The Lake at Evening [Op. 5, No. 1] Charles Griffes (composer)
Laura David Raksin (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Boogie Woogie Etude Morton Gould (composer)
The Jitterbug Waltz (Instrumental Version) Fats Waller (composer)
Kitten on the Keys Zez Confrey (composer)
Blue Rondo a la Turk Dave Brubeck (composer)
The Syncopated Clock (Instrumental) 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)
Jazz Pizzicato Leroy Anderson (composer)
The Duke and the Count Mary Lou Williams (composer)
Eager Beaver Stan Kenton (composer)
All That Meat and No Potatoes Fats Waller (composer); Ed Kirkeby (composer)