Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: 6 Viennese Sonatinas

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: 6 Viennese Sonatinas for piano KV 439b | UE13354

After a contemporary version of the Wind Divertimenti

The Six Viennese Sonatinas are a contemporary arrangement of the Wind Divertimentos K 439b and make an excellent introduction to Mozart's piano music. Simpler versions for piano pupils are suggested.

Instrument:
for piano
Edition type:
sheet music
Composer:
Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus
Series:
Komponistenportraits
Grade:
2-4
Theme:
Pedagogy
Catalogue Number:
KV 439b
  • UE13354
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-1054-4
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-00096-6
  • 23.2 × 30.5 cm
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Contents – 6 Viennese Sonatinas for piano KV 439b

  • Sechs Wiener Sonatinen

Description

These Six Viennese Sonatinas were not originally composed by Mozart for the piano. They are a contemporary arrangement of the Wind Divertimentos K 439b which Mozart wrote in 1783. The Divertimentos are notable for their conciseness of form and their melodic richness. They therefore make an excellent introduction to Mozart's piano music, even though they are not completely typical of Mozart's piano writing. We do not know for certain who made the arrangement, but Alexander Weinmann has shown that it was probably Ferdinand Kauer. The order of movements is not the same as in the original; moreover, some of the Trios have been exchanged and recapitulations have been shortened in some instances. The original voice leading has been replaced by voice leading suitable to the piano. The 2oth_century editions by Rehberg (Schott), Rowley (Peters) and the old edition by Kapral (originally published by Universal Edition) are based on a Ricordi reprint edited by Muggelini in 1907; its musical text

Additional information

Instrument:
for piano
Edition type:
sheet music
Composer:
Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus
Series:
Komponistenportraits
Grade:
2-4
Theme:
Pedagogy
Catalogue Number:
KV 439b

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