Christian August Sinding: 6 Piano Pieces

Christian August Sinding: 6 Piano Pieces for piano op. 32 | UT50404

includes 'Rustle of Spring' op. 32/3

Sinding's music combines late-Romantic tonal charm with mysterious Nordic cadences, also typical of Edvard Grieg or Niels W. Gade.

Instrument:
for piano
Edition type:
urtext edition
Composer:
Sinding Christian August
Series:
Wiener Urtext Edition
Grade:
4-7
Theme:
Wiener Urtext Edition
Opus:
op. 32
  • UT50404
  • ISBN: 978-3-85055-759-7
  • ISMN: 979-0-50057-380-7
  • 23.1 × 30.3 cm
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Contents – 6 Piano Pieces for piano op. 32

  • Marche grotesque
  • Melodie
  • Frühlingsrauschen / Rustle of Spring / Gazouillement du printemps
  • Im Volkston / Popular Song / Chanson populaire
  • Rondoletto giocoso
  • Gobelin

Description

Christian Sinding's six Piano Pieces Op. 32 have become world famous due to third piece Rustle of Spring. Sinding's music combines late-Romantic tonal charm with mysterious Nordic cadences, also typical of Edvard Grieg or Niels W. Gade. The sometimes virtuosic character does not rival the complexity of Franz Liszt, meaning some pieces remain within the grasp of the advanced pupil. The whole opus, available in the original version for the first time, is based on a critical comparison of the first edition with the composer's autograph. The six pieces are each of a different character and level of difficulty. For both music lessons and concert performances, they are a welcome addition to the late 19th century piano repertoire. Sinding's music combines late-Romantic tonal charm with mysterious Nordic cadences. The six pieces are each of a different character and level of difficulty. They are a welcome addition to both music lessons and concert performances. Mysterious Nordic Inflections

Reviews

(…) This volume offers the comeback of yet another Iong-lost composer, and further volumes of his 24 piano salon pieces are eagerly awaited. Piano Journal Issue 106 2015, p. 35 (Nadia Lasserson)

(...) Intermediate to advanced pianists will find plenty to enjoy and explore in this volume. One can only hope that this marks the beginning of a journey into the piano repertoire of this neglected Norwegian composer. Piano Professional Issue 40 Spring 2016, p. 29 (Melvyn Cooper)

La musique de Sinding combine le charme tonal de la fin du romantisme avec les mystérieuses cadences nordiques typiques d'Edvard Grieg ou de Niels Gade. Les " Six pièces pour piano op. 32 " de Christian Sinding sont devenues célèbres en raison de la troisième pièce, " Gazouillement du Printemps ". (…) Disponible pour la première fois dans sa version originale, I' " op. 32 " est basée sur une comparaison critique de la première édition avec l'autographe du compositeur. Les six morceaux sont chacune d'un caractère et de niveau de difficulté différents et constituent un ajout bienvenu au répertoire pianistique de la fin du 19ème siècle. Crescendo Online, Februar 2016 (Bernadette Beyne) http://www.crescendo-magazine.be/2016/02/schumann-schubert-sinding-et-chostakovitch-chez-universal/

(…) Un punto di partenza ideale per scoprire questo compositore oggi poco conosciuto, e per farlo, non da ultimo, con l'innegabile piacere pianistico che i brani di Sinding concedono - seppur non gratuitamente - al loro esecutore. Musica+ Nr. 43, Jänner-März 2016, S. 47-48 (Diego Procoli)

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Additional information

Instrument:
for piano
Edition type:
urtext edition
Composer:
Sinding Christian August
Series:
Wiener Urtext Edition
Grade:
4-7
Theme:
Wiener Urtext Edition
Opus:
op. 32

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