Handel

George Frideric Handel

Edited by Marvin Blickenstaff & Leann House
Soft Cover
Performing Ensemble: Piano Unaccompanied
Instrumentation: Piano
Item Number: PL116
Number of Pages: 47
Publisher: Carl Fischer Music
Print Status: In Print

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Quick Overview

This collection, part of the Basic Piano Literature Series is devoted to the keyboard music of Baroque master George Frideric Handel (1685-1759). In addition to the thirteen pieces included in Handel – An Album, the editor has provided fascinating notes on Baroque performance practice, covering Affect, Articulation, Ornamentation and determining correct or appropriate Tempo. Each piece is also provided with specific performance suggestions and guidelines for determining what the composer’s musical intentions were. This is a great collection with which to introduce Handel’s music to a serious intermediate student or amateur player. The book contains: Air with Five Variations in E Major (The Harmonious Blacksmith), Allegro from “Suite in D Minor,” Capriccio in G Minor, Entrée from “Suite in G Minor,” Gigue in F Major, Sarabande (with Two Variations) from “Suite in D Minor,” Toccata in G Minor and more – thirteen selections in all.

Handel

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Editor Blickenstaff, Marvin , House, Leann

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Allegro
Gigue in F Major
Allegro
Passacaille
Allegro
Sarabande (with Two Variations)
Gigue
Aria
Jigg
Entree
Toccata in G Minor
Capriccio in G Minor
Air with Five Variations in E Major