Recall an event, then ‘re-tell’ it in different ways: that is the raison d’être of Stephen Pratt’s Telling the Tale. As the piece progresses, the focus slips away from the original event to become a lens for other pertinent memories, yet the tale’s basic components are never far from the surface.
Composer:Stephen Pratt Publication date: April 2019 Instruments: Flute (piccolo, alto), clarinet (bass clarinet), percussion, violin, violoncello, piano Format: Full score and parts Duration:c.12' Pages: iv/23 + 5 x 8 + 12 ISMN: 979 0 708146 83 4 Code:HH472.FSP Price: £28.00 More information
For the first time in modern edition is the fourth in our series of Johann Nepomuk Hummel’s superb arrangements of seven of Mozart’s piano concertos, the Concerto in C minor, K491.Read full description
Editor:Leonardo Miucci Publication date: June 2017 Instruments: Flute, violin, violoncello, pianoforte Format: Full score and parts Pages: xviii/45 + 3 x 16 ISMN: 979 0 708146 44 5 ISBN: 978 1 910359 51 8 Code: HH439.FSP Price: £39.00 more information
“The changes to the originals in these transcriptions reflect both the aesthetic and technical developments of this period and also Hummel’s unique appreciation of how Mozart actually performed these pieces.”
Among Vienna’s many composers and pianists of the time, Anton Eberl (1765–1807) was the one considered most worthy of comparison with Beethoven. His Sonata in B flat major, Op. 35, the last of seven sonatas with violin, was composed around 1805 and dedicated to the Princess Bretzenheim (Maria Walburga). This was one of the final pieces Eberl composed before his premature death,
Den lille danserinnen (‘The Little Ballerina’) evokes a charming, gracious, light-footed dancer, while Nocturne makes the piano sing in the romantic tradition. Both these delightful short pieces would be ideal encores!
Composer:Christian Hartmannn Publication date: April 2016 Instruments: Piano Format: Performing score Duration:c.4' Pages: iii/4 ISMN: 979 0 708146 15 5 Code: HH398.SOL Price: £7.95 More information