School of Velocity, Op. 299: Complete


Author: Carl Czerny
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780757928192
Category: Music
Page: 104
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Carl Czerny (1791?1857) was an Austrian pianist, composer and teacher. Today he is best remembered for his volumes of ?tudes for the piano. Czerny's music was greatly influenced by his teachers, Clementi, Hummel, Salieri and Beethoven. This book contains Czerny's Opus 299 (Books 1-4), "The School of Velocity," Exercises 1-40.

The Art of Finger Dexterity, Op. 740 (Complete)

Intermediate to Advanced Piano Collection
Author: Carl Czerny,Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457442221
Category: Music
Page: 208
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These 50 excellent and systematic exercises Czerny devised for developing finger dexterity are as useful today as when they were first written. Each exercise is preceded by a statement of specific goals. Exercises range from achieving even finger action with a quiet hand to virtuoso studies that emphasize affectations such as the bravura touch.

160 8-Measure Exercises, Op. 821

For Intermediate to Advanced Piano
Author: Carl Czerny,Maurice Hinson
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 9781457440144
Category: Music
Page: 84
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Czerny's Op. 821 is an enjoyable collection of eight-measure exercises including scalar figurations, contrast of legato and staccato, trills, arpeggios, transposition, ornamentation and more. Their brevity and attractive melodies and figurations make them most appealing. Czerny himself recommended that each of these exercises be practiced at least eight times in succession. They are written for the intermediate to advanced student.

24 easy studies for the left hand

opus 718, for the piano
Author: Carl Czerny,Maurice Hinson
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 9780739005439
Category: Music
Page: 32
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Czerny's Op. 718 is a set of 24 studies that emphasize training of the left hand. The work is not a collection of left-hand solo studies as one might guess from the title, though it focuses on the dexterity of the left hand. The studies include the following types of technique: scales, double thirds, full (four-note) chords, arpeggios, skips, melody and accompaniment in the left-hand part, and many others.

Hanon

In Sixty Exercises, Complete (Schirmer's Library of Musical Classics, Vol. 925): the Virtuoso Pianist
Author: C. L. Hanon
Publisher: Echo Point Books & Media
ISBN: 9781626545908
Category: Music
Page: 120
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Studying the exercises in Hanon's "The Virtuoso Pianist "is a rite of passage for serious piano players-and it has been for over 100 years. A staple of conservatory curricula around the world, the thorough technical training offered by this book is unmatched by any other. Hanon's drills are divided into three distinct sections, progressing from simple to complex. The first set aims to develop strength and independence in the fingers. The second set moves on to scales and arpeggios. The final group of exercises is considerably more difficult and focuses on surmounting the greatest technical challenges of piano playing. This part includes repeated notes, repeated double notes, scales in thirds and octaves, tremolos, trills, and more. "The Virtuoso Pianist "is a challenging and instructive book for players of all ages, skill levels, and traditions.

100 Progressive Studies without Octaves, Op. 139

Piano Sheet Music - Alfred Masterwork Edition
Author: Carl Czerny,Maurice Hinson
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 9781457440175
Category: Music
Page: 72
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Op. 139 begins with an easy level of pieces and gradually increases to a moderately difficult level. Some of the technical devices in these pieces include: right-hand melody with left-hand accompaniment; diatonic and chromatic scalar and arpeggio figurations; syncopated melodies and trills. Many of the studies can be transposed into other keys and practiced at varied tempos.

Practical Method for Beginners, Op. 599

For Piano
Author: Carl Czerny
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 9781457473500
Category: Music
Page: 56
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Contents: * First exercises for the knowledge of the notes * Exercises for the 5 fingers with quiet hand * The first exercises for the thumb * Exercises exceeding an octave * Exercises with the bass-clef * Exercises in sharps and flats * Exercises in other easy tunes * Rests * Exercises of velocity * Melodies with and without ornaments

School of Velocity, Opus 299 (Complete)

For Piano
Author: Carl Czerny
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 9781457473494
Category: Music
Page: 104
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Carl Czerny (1791–1857) was an Austrian pianist, composer and teacher. Today he is best remembered for his volumes of études for the piano. Czerny's music was greatly influenced by his teachers, Clementi, Hummel, Salieri and Beethoven. This book contains Czerny's Opus 299 (Books 1-4), "The School of Velocity," Exercises 1-40.

Czerny for Guitar (Songbook)

12 Scale Studies for Classical Guitar
Author: David Patterson
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 1458444848
Category: Music
Page: 40
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(Guitar Book). Adapted from Carl Czerny's School of Velocity, Op. 299 for piano, this lesson book explores 12 keys with 12 different approaches or "treatments." You will explore a variety of articulations, ranges and technical perspectives as you learn each key. These arrangements will not only improve your ability to play scales fluently, but will also develop your ears, knowledge of the fingerboard, reading abilities, strength and endurance. In standard notation and tablature.

Music Lovers' Encyclopedia

Containing a Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of Terms, Instruments, &c., Including a Key to the Pronunciation of Sixteen Languages, Many Charts; an Explanation of the Construction of Music for the Uninitiated; a Pronouncing Biographical Dictionary; the Stories of the Operas; and Numerous Biographical and Critical Essays by Distinguished Authorities
Author: Rupert Hughes
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Music
Page: 949
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School of Velocity, Op. 299 (Complete)


Author: Carl Czerny,Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 9781457442827
Category: Music
Page: 112
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This popular volume offers practical training in well-articulated pianistic passage work, particularly in playing the virtuoso music of the romantic period. In addition to this, each study is a complete music composition, demanding attention to dynamics and phrasing. Students who master Opus 299 have indeed progressed a long way in the "school of velocity." Available in a 112-page complete volume or in two separate books.

Six Sonatinas, Opus 36

For Piano
Author: Muzio Clementi
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 9781457473142
Category: Music
Page: 32
View: 1971

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Muzio Clementi (1752–1832) was a famed composer, pianist, pedagogue, conductor, music publisher, editor, and piano manufacturer. Although born in Italy, he spent most of his life in England. In his time, he was known as "the father of the pianoforte," "father of modern piano technique", and "father of Romantic pianistic virtuosity." Titles: * No. 1 in C major * No. 2 in G major * No. 3 in C major * No. 4 in F major * No. 5 in G major * No. 6 in D major

Cramer 84 Studies


Author: Johann Baptist Cramer
Publisher: Warner Bros Publications
ISBN: 9780769276618
Category: Music
Page: 48
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Johann Baptist Cramer (1771?1858) was the son of Wilhelm Cramer, a famous London violinist. He studied piano under Muzio Clementi and enjoyed a worldwide reputation, particularly appreciated by Beethoven. Both were considered the greatest pianists of their time, Beethoven excelling in interpretive expressiveness, Cramer in pure technical perfection. This volume includes technical studies Nos. 1 through 21 of his 84 Studies for piano.

First Lessons in Bach


Author: Johann Sebastian Bach,Walter Carroll,Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 9781457440472
Category: Music
Page: 32
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Willard A. Palmer updates this popular volume by turn-of-the-century British educator, Walter Carroll. The easiest keyboard works of J.S. Bach and others are presented primarily as Carroll edited them, with complete fingering, tempo, dynamic, and articulation markings. Improvements over Carroll's edition include wider line spacing and the restoration of Bach's ornaments that were previously omitted.

Complete Preludes, Nocturnes and Waltzes

26 Preludes, 21 Nocturnes, 19 Waltzes for Piano
Author: Frederic Chopin
Publisher: WWW.Snowballpublishing.com
ISBN: 9781607962465
Category: Music
Page: 250
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This new volume presents 26 preludes, 21 nocturnes and 19 waltzes - a large amount of music at a value price. There are new urtext editions of seven pieces included: Prelude in A-flat Major, Nocturne in C-sharp minor, Nocturne in C minor, and Waltzes in A-flat Major, E-flat Major, E-flat Major, and A minor.

Preparatory Exercises

Five-Finger Exercises for the Piano, Op. 16 - Scholar's Choice Edition
Author: Aloys Schmitt
Publisher: Scholar's Choice
ISBN: 9781294988373
Category:
Page: 40
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