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. Best Solo Piano Pieces: Classical Top 10 1: Beethoven: Sonata Op.106 in B flat major, ‘Hammerklavier’. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Mine is destined for the charity shop! Reviewed in the United States on December 15, 2019, Nice book for adult players. 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. I recommend this for pure enjoyment, relaxing and beautiful songs, and elegant non-tyrannical arrangements. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Very difficult for the early to intermediate player only recommend if you're very proficient at the keyboard. 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. If you're a beginner you will have a few songs you can play or at least a great book as a goal. Unable to add item to List. 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 … Definitely have to know how to read and play. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Overall the scope of the music is very nice, lovely music. 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". Hubby said "Blue Moon" is worth the purchase of my grand piano. Buy it. Be prepared for a very thick book which doesn't stand up that easily on the piano. 100 of the Most Beautiful Piano Solos Ever. I don't quite understand the reviews of this, saying it is for very advanced pianists. is that just a B? 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. Reviewed in the United States on August 22, 2016. This is an excellent collection of beautifully arranged love songs and light classics. 55 Of The Most Beautiful Classical Piano Solos: Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Debussy, Handel, Mozart, Satie, Schubert, Tchaikovsky and more Masterpieces of Music 4.6 out of 5 stars 271 Something went wrong. The arrangements are extremely simple and are mostly from Broadway musicals. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 19, 2019. Recommended for the pleasure-seeking intermediate pianist, Reviewed in the United States on April 17, 2017. Many of the tunes are lovely lullabies that calm a fussy baby (true story) or soothe a busy day. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Really good piano book and haven't stopped playing from it since we bought it. I thoroughly enjoy the selections. 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. (Piano Solo Songbook). To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 2, 2018. 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). Reviewed in the United States on September 24, 2015. Several of the arrangements have 3 flats or more, so be prepared to take your time learning and practicing these if you haven't played the piano for awhile. This book. The Most Beautiful & Relaxing Piano Pieces (Vol. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. I did not like the glued ribbed backing, but for a minimal charge, I had Copy Cornet change it to a spiral notebook and pages are easier to turn. Plenty of songs to choose from for that. Not that, Hal Leonard has great books, this being one of them, Reviewed in the United States on July 17, 2015. Other things are also confounding, like sometimes there will be a flat note next to a C, what is a C flat? To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Plus the book is so fat I have to force it to open. It is NOT. 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. 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. 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. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. 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. 100 of the Most Beautiful Piano Solos Ever. There are plenty of tunes to choose from, however, many are just cut down versions. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. 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. Good collection of regular and hard pieces. This deluxe songbook features 100 pop and classical standards that every piano player should master carefully arranged to sound terrific as piano solos. This 1741 masterpiece by JS Bach was composed for the two-manual harpsichord, but that has... 3: … Piano Solos for All Occasions: The Complete Resource for Every Pianist! Their instructional books just superb. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 18, 2019. I just feel this is a big book of very limited scope and not that exciting for someone who has much musical exposure. 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. 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