Book is printed with stay-open binding so it lays flat on your music stand, Hal Leonard; 1st edition (January 1, 2014), Reviewed in the United States on January 7, 2017. This 1741 masterpiece by JS Bach was composed for the two-manual harpsichord, but that has... 3: … Something went wrong. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. There is a range of difficulty in this volume that makes many of the songs accessible to the intermediate pianist with room for embellishment for the advanced musician. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. But it is relaxing to sit down and sight-read, and I'm keeping it for my little ones to work through once I teach them to play piano. 100 of the Most Beautiful Piano Solos Ever. (Piano Solo Songbook). I recommend this for pure enjoyment, relaxing and beautiful songs, and elegant non-tyrannical arrangements. I would call it intermediate more so than beginner. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. It is definitely for beginning to intermediate pianists, and I almost returned it for that reason. Many of the tunes are lovely lullabies that calm a fussy baby (true story) or soothe a busy day. 65 Famous Pieces of Classical Music for Solo Piano: Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Debussy, Mendelssohn, Scarlatti, Schubert, Tchaikovsky and More. Plus the book is so fat I have to force it to open. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Be prepared for a very thick book which doesn't stand up that easily on the piano. Definitely have to know how to read and play. The mighty Op.106, the largest and most dense of... 2: Bach: Goldberg Variations. This is an excellent collection of beautifully arranged love songs and light classics. Plenty of songs to choose from for that. Recommended for the pleasure-seeking intermediate pianist, Reviewed in the United States on April 17, 2017. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. .. a definite keeper. Ya know, I think I'm hooked on Hal Leonard books. They represent many of the greatest songwriters and artists of all time and publish and distribute works from all genres of music for all styles of musicians and ensembles. Lovely selection of piano pieces for Intermediate and above players, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 26, 2020, To select a hundred pieces as The Most Beautiful Piano Solos Ever is always going to have its detractors, but the selections in this book by and large fit the 'beautiful' bill if not the 'most beautiful'. I thoroughly enjoy the selections. If you want to stir up beautiful haunting memories with rich melodies embellished by generous chords with surprising, fine-tuned voicings, this just might be the book for you. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Series: Piano Solo Songbook Format: Softcover Composer: Various. Founded in 1947, Hal Leonard LLC has become the worlds largest source of music performance and instructional materials, with a catalog of over a million products in both physical and digital form. Other things are also confounding, like sometimes there will be a flat note next to a C, what is a C flat? And you also will see things like a natural notation next to a note (which tells if you to switch from the flat/sharp to the normal note) but there's no reason for you to be playing that note sharp/flat in the first place based on the sheet music. The book is too ungainly to fit on the piano ledge and as each tune includes a long intro some of them are pages long so you're constantly turning the page to get to the main theme with the book falling off it's perch. Best Solo Piano Pieces: Classical Top 10 1: Beethoven: Sonata Op.106 in B flat major, ‘Hammerklavier’. First 50 Popular Songs You Should Play On Piano, 55 Of The Most Beautiful Classical Piano Solos: Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Debussy, Handel, Mozart, Satie, Schubert, Tchaikovsky and more, The Great American Songbook - Pop/Rock Era: Music and Lyrics for 100 Classic Songs, Rolling Stone Easy Piano Sheet Music Classics, Vol 1: 39 Selections from the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Rolling Stone(R) Easy Piano Sheet Music Classics). Really good piano book and haven't stopped playing from it since we bought it. Reviewed in the United States on September 24, 2015. Unable to add item to List. Reviewed in the United States on December 15, 2019, Nice book for adult players. Bottom line - if you're looking for popular sheet music just search 'piano sheet music reddit' and you will find much better results for free, bc paying for it doesn't guarantee quality as i've just found out. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. This deluxe songbook features 100 pop and classical standards that every piano player should master carefully arranged to sound terrific as piano solos. I was imagining a wider cross-section of classical, pop, romantic, religious, ballads, etc. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 18, 2019. Some of the songs in here like 'imagine' sound nothing like the actual song, I could improv a better version and i'm not that good. Their instructional books just superb. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 19, 2019. Buy it. 2 Hours Of The Most Beautiful Piano Solo Music | Mix - YouTube Please try again. Please try again. If you're advanced you'll still have fun. Mostly classics. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Piano Solos for All Occasions: The Complete Resource for Every Pianist! Clair de Lune, Fur Elise, and Canon in D are examples of the classical pieces included in this book, and they are lovely arrangements. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. This book. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Not that, Hal Leonard has great books, this being one of them, Reviewed in the United States on July 17, 2015. Very difficult for the early to intermediate player only recommend if you're very proficient at the keyboard. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. There are frequent key changes (that sometimes make sense and sometimes do not) in the longer pieces. Reviewed in the United States on November 30, 2018. If you're a beginner you will have a few songs you can play or at least a great book as a goal. I have been playing the piano for over 40 years and to be honest some of these tunes are so badly composed they are almost unrecognisable and do not relate very much to the original tunes. Reviewed in the United States on August 22, 2016. 100 pop and classical standards that every piano player should master, including: Air on the G String • Bridge over Troubled Water • Canon in D • Clair de Lune • Fields of Gold • Fur Elise • I Dreamed a Dream • I Will Always Love You • Imagine • Lullaby of Birdland • Memory • Misty • Moon River • On My … Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 2, 2018. This isn't intended as solely classical piano, for that many books are available, however it contains some very sweet popular music from Billy Joel to Sting and terrific oldies like "Jean" or classics by Gershwin such as "Summertime". Or play the melody right hand. Please try your request again later. Level of difficulty is probably between grade 3 and 5, most pieces are quite challenging. My training was mostly classical and there are MANY classical solos that could have been simplified down for this book to add another level of interest.