Easy Classical Masterworks for Violin: Music of Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Vivaldi and Wagner

This collection features a selection of classical masterworks by the most renowned composers: Johann Sebastian Bach, Ludwig van Beethoven, Johannes Brahms, George Frideric Handel, Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Franz Schubert, Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Antonio Vivaldi and Richard Wagner. All the pieces are presented in simplified version for the beginner. Illustrated with line drawings throughout.

Includes:

Bach
Bourrée, BWV 996
Gavotte II, BWV 808
Menuett, BWV Anh 114

Beethoven
Chorfantasie Op. 80
Für Elise, WoO 59
Ode an die Freude, Op. 125

Brahms
Ungarischen Tänze Nº 5, WoO 1
Poco allegretto 3. Sinfonie F-Dur, op. 90
Guten Abend, gut’ Nacht

Handel
Sarabande, HWV 437
Hallelujah, HWV 56
Water Music, HWV 349

Haydn
Sinfonie Nr. 94 G-Dur, Hob.I:94

Mozart
“Ah vous dirais-je, Maman”, K. 265
Rondo Alla Turca, K. 331
40. Sinfonie, K.550

Schubert
Ständchen, D.957

Tchaikovsky
Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, Op. 71a
March, Op. 71a
Sleeping Beauty Waltz, Op.66a

Vivaldi
Le quattro stagioni
la Primavera, RV. 269
l’Estate, RV. 315
l’Autunno, RV. 293
l’Inverno, RV. 297

Wagner
Tannhäuser Ouvertüre, WWV 70

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55 Of The Most Beautiful Classical Piano Solos: Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Debussy, Handel, Mozart, Satie, Schubert, Tchaikovsky and more | Classical Piano Book | Classical Piano Sheet Music

This great classical piano book includes 55 of the most beautiful Piano Solos of all times.Piano Masterpieces from the following great composers: Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, Johann Sebastian Bach, Ludwig van Beethoven, Johann Friedrich Burgmuller, Federic Chopin, Muzio Clementi, Claude Debussy, Edvard Grieg, George Frideric Handel, Franz Jospeh Haydn, Friedrich Kuhlau, Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Johann Pachelbel, Christian Petzold, Eric Satie, Robert Alexander Schumann, Georg Philipp Telemann, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Also great as as gift for piano players, piano students and of course piano teachers and pianists.

    What’s inside

    Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach

  • Solfeggio in D Major
    Johann Sebastian Bach

  • March in D Major (BWV Anh. 122)
  • March in G Major (BWV Anh. 124)
  • Invention no. 4 in D Minor (BWV 775)
  • Invention no. 8 in F Major (BWV 779)
  • Invention no. 13 in A Minor (BWV 784)
  • Minuet in G Major (BWV 116)
  • Polonaise in G Major (BWV Anh. 119)
  • Praeabmulum 1 in C Major (BWV 924)
  • Prelude in C Minor (BWV 999)
  • Prelude in C Major (BWV 846)
  • Musette in D Major (BWV Anh. 126)
    Ludwig van Beethoven

  • For Elise A Minor (WoO.59)
  • Sonate in G Major (Op.49, No.20)
  • Sonatina in F Major (Anh. 5, No.2)
  • Sonatina in G Major (Anh. 5, No.1)
    Johann Friedrich Burgmuller

  • Arabesque (Op.100, No.2)
  • Tarantella (Op.100, No.20)
  • Ballade (Op.100, No.15)
    Federic Chopin

  • Polonaise in G Minor (B1)
  • Prelude in E Minor (Op.28, No.4)
  • Prelude in D-flat Major (Op.28, No.15)
  • Prelude in B Minor (Op.28, No.6)
    Muzio Clementi

  • Sonatina 1 in C Major (Op.36, No.1)
    Claude Debussy

  • The Little Nigar (Op.28, No.6)
    Edvard Grieg

  • Arietta (Op. 12, No.1)
  • Norwegian Melody (Op.12, No.6)
    George Frideric Handel

  • Chaconne from Suite in D Minor
  • Suite in D Minor (HWV 437)
    Franz Joseph Haydn

  • Minuet in F Major (HWV 437)
    Friedrich Kuhlau

  • Variations on an Austrian Folk Song (Op.42, No.1)
    Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

  • Songs Without Words (Op.30, No.3)
  • Songs Without Words (Op.19, No.6)
  • Songs Without Words (Op.30, No.6)
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  • Allegro in B-Flat Major (K.3)
  • Minuet in C Major (K.6)
  • Minuet in F Major (K.2)
  • Minuet in F Major (K.5)
  • Minuet in G Major (K.1)
  • Piano Sonata No.11 in A Major (K.331/3)
  • Sonate in C Major (K.545)
    Johann Pachelbel

  • Fugue in A Major (P 162)
    Christian Petzold

  • Minuet in G Major (BWV Anh.114)
    Eric Satie

  • Gymnopedie No.1
    Robert Alexander Schumann

  • Scenes from Childhood (Op.15, No.4)
  • First Loss (Op.68, No.16)
  • Siciliana (Op.68, No.11)
  • Scenes from Childhood 7 (Op.15, No.7)
  • The Wild Rider (Op.68, No.8)
    Georg Philipp Telemann

  • Gigue in G Major
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

  • The Sick Doll (Op.39, No.7)
  • Old French Song (Op.39, No.16)
  • The Doll’s Funeral (Op.39, No.7)
  • The New Doll (Op.39, No.6)
  • Italian Song (Op.39, No.15)

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Music for Four, Volume 1 – Baroque, Classical & Romantic Favorites SET of 4 PARTS (for String Quartet – 2 Violins, Viola, Cello)

Set of 4 parts includes: Part 1 Flute or Oboe or Violin [70111] Part 2 Flute or Oboe or Violin [70121] Part 3 Viola [70131] Part 4 Cello or Bassoon [70141] Parts Available: Part 1 Flute or Oboe or Violin [70111] Part 1 Clarinet in Bb [available by digital download] Part 2 Flute or Oboe or Violin [70121] Part 2 Clarinet in Bb [available by digital download] Part 3 Viola [70131] Part 3 French Horn or English Horn [70132] Part 3 Clarinet in Bb [70133] Part 4 Cello or Bassoon [70141] Part 4 Bass Clarinet in Bb [70143] Keyboard or Guitar [70150] Score (parts 1-4 in C) [70199] Table of Contents Ave Maria, adapted by Gounod (Bach) Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (Bach) Suite #3 in D Major – Air, Bourree, Gavotte, Gigue, Overture (Bach) Trumpet Voluntary (Clarke) Berceuse from “Dolly” Suite Op. 56 (Faure) Sicilienne from Pelleas et Melisande, Op. 78 (Faure) Minuet & Dance of the Blessed Spirits from Orpheus (Gluck) Water Music Suite – Air, Allegro, Andante, Hornpipe (Handel) Regrets from Songs Without Words Op. 19, #2 (Mendelssohn) Spring-Song from Songs Without Words Op. 62, #6 (Mendelssohn) Andante from Piano Concerto #21, K. 467 (Mozart) Romanza from Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525 (Mozart) Canon (Pachelbel) Andante from String Quartet “Rosamunde” (Schubert) Danses des petit cygnes from Swan Lake (Tschaikovsky) Theme from Swan Lake (Tschaikovsky) Londonderry Air (Traditional Irish) Bridal Chorus from Act III of Lohengrin (Wagner)

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  • Music for Four, Volume 1 – Baroque, Classical & Romantic Favorites SET of 4 PARTS (for String Quartet – 2 Violins, Viola, Cello)
  • 30 Arrangements per volume
  • Mix ‘n’ Match Parts – Choose from 10 parts
  • Optional Keyboard/Guitar Part
  • For String Quartet, Piano Quartet, 3 Clarinets and Piano, Flute, Violin and Cello – You pick the combination!

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Classical Music for Dummies, 2nd Edition

Haydn, Tchaikovsky, and Brahms, oh, my! The beginner’s guide to classical music.  

Classical Music for Dummies is a friendly, funny, easy-to-understand guide to composers, instruments, orchestras, concerts, recordings, and more. Classical music is widely considered one of the pinnacles of human achievement, and this informative guide will shows you just how beautiful and rewarding it can be. You’ll learn how Bach is different from Beethoven, how Mozart is different still, and why not all “classical” music is actually Classical if it’s really Baroque or Romantic. You’ll be introduced to the composers and their work, and discover the groundbreaking pieces that shake the world every time they’re played. 

Begin building your classical music library with the essential recordings that define orchestral, choral, and operatic beauty as you get acquainted with the orchestras and musicians that bring the composers to life. Whether you want to play classical music or just learn more about it, Classical Music for Dummies will teach you everything you need to know to get the most out of this increasingly popular genre.

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The Classical Music Lover’s Companion to Orchestral Music

An invaluable guide for lovers of classical music designed to enhance their enjoyment of the core orchestral repertoire from 1700 to 1950

Robert Philip, scholar, broadcaster, and musician, has compiled an essential handbook for lovers of classical music, designed to enhance their listening experience to the full. Covering four hundred works by sixty-eight composers from Corelli to Shostakovich, this engaging companion explores and unpacks the most frequently performed works, including symphonies, concertos, overtures, suites, and ballet scores. It offers intriguing details about each piece while avoiding technical terminology that might frustrate the non-specialist reader.
 
Philip identifies key features in each work, as well as subtleties and surprises that await the attentive listener, and he includes enough background and biographical information to illuminate the composer’s intentions. Organized alphabetically from Bach to Webern, this compendium will be indispensable for classical music enthusiasts, whether in the concert hall or enjoying recordings at home.

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Year of Wonder: Classical Music to Enjoy Day by Day

Year of Wonder is an absolute treatthe most enlightening way to be guided through the year. Eddie Redmayne

A unique celebration of classical music that showcases one inspirational piece each day of the year, written by an award-winning violinist and BBC Radio personality

Classical music has a reputation for being stuffy, boring, and largely inaccessible, but Burton-Hill is here to change that. An award-winning writer, broadcaster and musician, with a deep love of the art form she wants everyone to feel welcome at the classical party, and her desire to share her passion for its diverse wonders inspired this unique, enlightening, and expertly curated treasury. As she says, “The only requirements for enjoying classical music are open ears and an open mind.”

Year of Wonder introduces readers to one piece of music each day of the year, artfully selected from across genres, time periods, and composers. Burton-Hill offers short introductions to contextualize each piece, and makes the music come alive in modern and playful ways. From Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, and Puccini to George Gershwin, Clara Schumann, Philip Glass, Duke Ellington, and many remarkable yet often-overlooked voices, Burton-Hill takes us on a dazzling journey through our most treasured musical landscape.

Thoughtfully curated and masterfully researched, Year of Wonder is a book of classical music for everyone. Whether you’re a newcomer or an aficionado, Burton-Hill’s celebration will inspire, nourish, and enrich your life in unexpected ways.

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The Classical Music Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

This original, graphic-led book explores and explains the key ideas underpinning the world’s greatest classical compositions and musical traditions, defines their importance to the musical canon, and places them into their wider social, cultural, and historical context.

The nineteenth title in DK’s bestselling Big Ideas series, The Classical Music Book combines accessible, authoritative text with bold explanatory graphics to make the subject of classical music approachable to readers with an interest in the subject who want to learn more while still offering enough to appeal to music aficionados.

From early devotional works to the great symphonies of the Classical and Romantic eras and the diverse and often challenging works of the modern era, The Classical Music Book looks at more than 90 key pieces of music and explores the salient themes and ideas behind each of them.

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Music Alley MA-51 Music Alley 1/2 Size 30″ Junior Classical Guitar, Pink

The Music Alley 1/2 Size Junior Classical Guitar Pack is ideal for children ages 3-6. Using Nylon strings makes it much easier for little hands and fingers to hold down the strings rather than metal strings. The compact size makes this guitar easy for youngsters to hold and play, is available in a wide variety of colors. The guitar comes with a nylon carry case with zip and carry handle. For the little beginner this is an ideal first instrument that can be tuned and played properly which can be used as a great first step to learning to play guitar.

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  • Junior size Pink classical guitar
  • Comes with Nylon Strings which are easy on the fingers
  • Suitable for ages 3-7
  • Includes convenient carry case

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A First Book of Christmas Songs for the Beginning Pianist: with Downloadable MP3s (Dover Classical Music for Keyboard and Piano Four Hands)

Beginning pianists will love playing the music of Christmas with this new volume of holiday songs in musically attractive, pedagogically sound, and fun-to-play arrangements. These expert settings explore a full and satisfying piano sound within the natural capabilities of the novice performer. Twenty holiday favorites include Silent Night; O, Come All Ye Faithful; O Little Town of Bethlehem; Jingle Bells; Deck the Hall; O Christmas Tree; and more.
Each of the melodies features a free MP3 download that will assist students with practice. Delightful illustrations add a festive note to this modestly priced collection, which will be welcomed by beginning pianists of all ages.

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  • Dover Publications

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A Brief History of Classical Music: A Tale of Time, Tonality and Timbre

Learn about music history in musical terms
What distinguishes the major periods in music history: Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Modern? By focusing on twenty-four works by twenty-four composers–four for each historical period–I hope to create a picture that the reader can hold in mind all at once.
Time, tonality and timbre serve as points of comparison by which we can define both the style of an individual composer and the style associated with each musical period.

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