Ponce: 20 Piezas fáciles sobre temas mexicanos

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 Desireé González-Miller presents 20 Piezas fáciles sobre temas mexicanos by Manuel M. Ponce, a composer from Mexico.
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Matarrita: 15 Invenciones Ticas

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Juan Pablo Andrade presents 15 Invenciones Ticas by Manuel Matarrita, a composer from Costa Rica. 
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Durán: Cuatro obras para piano

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Angelica Sanchez presents Cuatro obras para piano by Corsina Durán, a composer from Ecuador.
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Fernandez: Suite Bonecas

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Bernardo Scarambone presents Suite Bonecas by Lorenzo Fernandez, a composer from Brazil 
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Gianneo: Siete Piezes Infantiles

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Luis Sanchez presents Siete PIezes Infantiles by Luis Gianneo, a composer from Argentina.
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Schumann: Mazurka, Op 6, No. 3

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Le Sommeil de l'Enfant (Berceuse), Op. 35 by Teresa Carreño Prelude Op. 29, No. 6 by Frederic Chopin Abschied von Rom by Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel Humming Song Op. 68, No. 3 by Robert Schumann Mazurka Op. 39, No...
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Guastavino: Mis Amigos: No. 8, Casandra

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Khachaturian – Ivan Sings McDowell – To a Wild Rose, Op. 51, No. 1 Chopin: Prelude in E minor, Op. 28, No. 4 Get Ready: Creative activities to explore before the first encounter with the score, to prepare a student for d...
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BURGMÜLLER: "L'ORAGE," OP. 109, NO. 13

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Night Rider by Melody Bober Little Prelude in F major, BWV 927 by J.S. Bach Etude in C minor, Op. 27, no. 9 by Henri BertiniAt the Skating Rink, Op. 28, no. 23 by Samuel Maykapar Get Ready: Creative activities to explore...
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Stolzel: Minuet in G minor

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Menuet en Rondeau, Jean-Philippe RameauPolonaise in G minor, BWV Anh. 119, composer unknown, from J.S. Bach's notebook forAnna MagdalenaMinuet, #16 from First Term at the Piano, Béla BartókBourrée in A minor, Johann Ludwig KrebsBa...
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Reinecke: Elegy, Op 183, No. 2

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Pagoda Bells by Mona Rejino La candeur, Op. 100, No. 1 by Freidrich BurgmullerThe Sleepy Groundhog by Martin Kutnowski Get Ready: Creative activities to explore before the first encounter with the score, to prepare a student ...
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Debussy: La Fille aux Cheveux de Lin, L. 177/8

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one F. Mendelssohn, Song Without Words in E Major, Op. 30 No. 3  E. MacDowell, from Woodland Sketches, To a Wild Rose Op. 51 No. 1P. Tchaikovsky, Morning Prayer Op. 39 No. 1F. Burgmüller, Consolation, Op. 100 no. 13  Ge...
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Nancy Nagy Sen
Dear Dr. Villemez, Thank-you very much for your very insightful presentation on Debussy's "The Girl with the Flaxen Hair". You ... Read More
Sunday, 10 January 2021 13:16
ANDY VILLEMEZ
Thank you, Nancy! I have definitely done the same thing too many times. I'm glad to hear the content was helpful!
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Mozart: Fantasie in D Minor, K.397

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Clementi: Sonatina Op. 36, No. 6Burgmuller: The Knight Errant Op.100, No. 25Tchaikovsky: Album for the Young (The New Doll, Reverie)Kuhlau Sonatina Op.20, No. 1JS Bach: Short Prelude BWV 925 Get Ready: Creative activities to explo...
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Beethoven: Sonatina in G Major

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Students should be playing the earliest selections of original piano works.Sonatinas by Lynes, Attwood, Latour, and other selections in any level 1 and 2 Sonatina books.Method book pieces introducing Alberti bass (approx. level 3)...
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Evelyn Lee
Great preparation comments. I appreciate it. several comments: 1. you played this piece very matter of fact. I see it as an expres... Read More
Friday, 11 December 2020 17:45
Suzanne Newcomb
Thank you, Evelyn, for your comments and questions. I see this as an expressive piece, too, but it is also an early Classical-era ... Read More
Friday, 11 December 2020 19:15
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Pinto: Run! Run! from Memories of Childhood

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Burgmuller: Ballade Op. 100 No.15 from 25 Progressive PiecesCatherine Rollin: Prelude in D Flat Major Get Ready: Creative activities to explore before the first encounter with the score, to prepare a student for deeper engagement ...
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Khachaturian: Ivan Sings

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one William Bolcom The Plaid Miss from MonsterpiecesDmitri Kabalevsky Little Story, Op. 27, No. 2Alexander Gretchaninoff Farewell, Op. 98, No. 4 Get Ready: Creative activities to explore before the first encounter with the score, to p...
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Streabbog: A Pleasant Morning, Op. 63, No. 1

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Nancy Faber – Classic Sonatina (1st movement)Cornelius Gurlitt – 24 Easy Melodious Studies, Op. 50, no. 1Any additional pieces in which standard scale fingerings appear Get Ready: Creative activities to explore before the first en...
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Chopin: Waltz in B Minor, Op. 69, No. 2

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Pyotr Tchaikovsky, The Sick Doll, op. 39, no. 6Dmitri Kabalevsky, Slow Waltz, op. 39, no. 23Frédéric Chopin, Waltz in A minor, op. post.Edvard Grieg, Waltz, op. 12, no. 2Samuil Maykapar Waltz, op. 28, no. 5 Get Ready: Creative act...
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Christine Bookman
This is excellent! Thank you!
Thursday, 25 March 2021 09:44
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Kabalevsky: Running Along, Op. 39, No. 6

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Kabalevsky, A Little Porcupine, op. 89, No. 8Köhler, Melody, op. 190, no. 27Diabelli, Scherzo in C, Op. 149, No. 6 Get Ready: Creative activities to explore before the first encounter with the score, to prepare a student for deepe...
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Susan Baugh
This was great! Thanks for all your ideas!
Thursday, 22 August 2019 20:42
Janet Kelly
Absolutely wonderful! I meant to give you 5 stars but somehow it only filled up 4.5 stars when I clicked on the last star! So many... Read More
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Burgmüller: Ballade, Op.100, No.15

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Burgmüller - ArabesqueRossi - Atacama DesertAtwood - SonatinaKabalevsky – Clowns Get Ready: Creative activities to explore before the first encounter with the score, to prepare a student for deeper engagement and more immedia...
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Schumann: A Little Piece, Op.68, No.5

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Preparation and Presentation Context: Pieces that are helpful to have experienced or played before approaching this one Berens: Op. 70, No. 8 & No. 23Christopher Norton: Duet for One (from The Microjazz Collection 1) Czerny: Op. 777, No. 3Konrad Kuhner: School of Etudes, No. 1(right before or after) Schumann: Op. 68, No. 3 Get Ready: creative a...
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Andrew McMillan
Hi. A great approach for learning this piece. Note the score image above relates to no 3 ‘Humming Tune’ not no.5 ‘A Little Piece’... Read More
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