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Catalogue to the Series Leggiero and Leggierissimo with DEMO CD

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Catalog with CD

Setting: Catalogue
Series: Leggierissimo
Language: Hungarian, English
Length: 24 pages
Published: March 2007
Item number: 80143
ISMN: 9790080801437
Download:
80143.pdf (302 kB)
Series Leggiero and Leggierissmo - growing repertoire for children's and youth string orchestras. This catalogue contains the detailed contents of all volumes of both series, and an audio CD with 43 selected pieces.

Contents

1.
Bartók Béla: Ten Pieces from the Series 'For Children' - Andante grazioso
(Z. 865)
2.
Bartók Béla: Ten Pieces from the Series 'For Children' - Vivace
(Z. 865)
3.
Bartók Béla: Ten Pieces from the Series 'For Children' - Moderato sostenuto
(Z. 865)
4.
Bartók Béla: Ten Pieces from the Series 'For Children' - Allegro robusto
(Z. 865)
5.
Bartók Béla: Ten Pieces from the Series 'For Children' - Allegretto
(Z. 865)
6.
Bartók Béla: Ten Pieces from the Series 'For Children' - Kánon. Vivace risoluto
(Z. 865)
7.
Bartók Béla: Ten Pieces from the Series 'For Children' - Poco allegro
(Z. 865)
8.
Bartók Béla: Ten Pieces from the Series 'For Children' - Allegro giocoso
(Z. 865)
9.
Bartók Béla: Ten Pieces from the Series 'For Children' - Andante sostenuto
(Z. 865)
10.
Bartók Béla: Ten Pieces from the Series 'For Children' - Risoluto
(Z. 865)
11.
Bach, Johann Sebastian: Goldberg Variationen, BWV 988 - Aria
(Z. 13785)
12.
Bach, Johann Sebastian: Goldberg Variationen, BWV 988 - Allegretto (Variatio 19)
(Z. 13785)
13.
Bach, Johann Sebastian: Goldberg Variationen, BWV 988 - Canone alla settima (Variatio 21)
(Z. 13785)
14.
Bach, Johann Sebastian: Goldberg Variationen, BWV 988 - Alla breve (Variatio 22)
(Z. 13785)
15.
Soós András: Christmas Music - Bach, J. S.: From heaven above
(Z. 14304)
16.
Soós András: Christmas Music - Praetorius: A rose has sprung
(Z. 14304)
17.
Zempléni László: Musical Journey - Denmark
(Z. 14451)
18.
Zempléni László: Musical Journey - Poland
(Z. 14451)
19.
Soós András: European Children's Songs 1 - Ade, zur guten Nacht (German)
(Z. 14336)
20.
Soós András: European Children's Songs 2 - Ábécédé (ABC) (Hungarian)
(Z. 14337)
21.
Soós András: European Children's Songs 1 - Cockadoodle-doo! (English)
(Z. 14336)
22.
Soós András: European Children's Songs 2 - Russian Children's Song
(Z. 14337)
23.
Telemann, Georg Philipp: Sixteen Little Pieces - Rondeau. Der Hexen-Tantz
(Z. 14560)
24.
Händel, Georg Friedrich: Fifteen Easy Pieces - Air, HWV 430
(Z. 14375)
25.
Rameau, Jean-Philippe: Dance Suite - 2 Tambourins
(Z. 5435)
26.
Haydn, Joseph: Fourteen Easy Pieces - Allegro, Hob. II: 3/1
(Z. 14338)
27.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Sixteen Easy Pieces - Marcia, K 32, No. 6
(Z, 14444)
28.
Beethoven, Ludwig van: Thirteen Easy Pieces - Sechs Variationen, Op. 34 (Thema)
(Z. 14308)
29.
Beethoven, Ludwig van: Thirteen Easy Pieces - Türkischer Marsch, Op. 76
(Z. 14308)
30.
Schubert, Franz: Dances - Valse noble, D 969/9
(Z. 14335)
31.
Schumann, Robert: Album für die Jugend, Op. 68, Five Pieces - Ländliches Lied
(Z. 3629)
32.
Grieg, Edvard: Lyrische Stücke - Sailor's song, Op. 68 No. 1
(Z. 14275)
33.
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich: Chanson triste, Humoresque- Humoresque, Op. 10/2
(Z. 14190)
34.
Farkas Ferenc: Hungarian Dances from the 17th Century - Andante moderato
(Z. 14249)
35.
Farkas Ferenc: Hungarian Dances from the 17th Century - Allegro
(Z. 14249)
36.
Szőnyi Erzsébet: Piccola introduzione
(Z. 4488)
37.
Papp Lajos: Knight's Games - Knighting ceremony in the castle chapel
(Z. 14401)
38.
Papp Lajos: Knight's Games - Pages' dance
(Z. 14401)
39.
Papp Lajos: Knight's Games - Festive procession
(Z. 14401)
40.
Soós András: Children's Games - The ball bounces, then flies through the air
(Z. 14453)
41.
Soós András: Children's Games - The snake coils up
(Z. 14453)
42.
Sugár Rezső: Rondó
(Z. 1784)
43.
Kókai Rezső: Little Hungarian Verbunkos Dance
(Z. 14343)
Leggierissimo
Modelled on the popular Leggiero series, Leggierissimo was launched by the publisher with the music schools’ youngest string players in mind. In the very easy pieces for string orchestra in the new series, a third violin part replaces the viola. Everything is in the first position, so even after just a few years’ instrumental study children can experience the pleasure of orchestral playing. Most of the volumes published so far were compiled by András Soós and László Zempléni, partly as composers of original works and arrangements, partly as transcribers of works, mainly for piano, by the greatest masters (Händel, Haydn, Beethoven, Schubert, Tchaikovsky). Every volume appears in the form of a folder, containing both the score and the individual parts.
 

Beethoven: Thirteen easy pieces for children's string orchestra (first position)

Grieg: Fourteen easy pieces for children's string orchestra (first position)

Beethoven's piano pieces, that is two bagatelles and various variation series composed to themes by other composers form the basis of this volume. The style, tone and world of harmony of these short…
The latest volume in this popular series contains little character pieces and dances (Heroic ballad, Lullaby, Peasant song, Religious song, The Suitor's song, Solveig's song, Peasant dance, etc.),…

Händel: Fifteen easy pieces for children's string orchestra (first position)

Haydn: Fourteen easy pieces for children's string orchestra (first position)

András Soós, who arranged and edited this volume, has selected from the composer's popular harpsichord suites, concerti grossi, operas and his Water Music movements and arias that are relatively…
This latest volume in the series is devoted mainly to works written by Joseph Haydn in his youth: dances, divertimento and quartet-movements, arranged for three violins and cello. Every part can be…

Mozart: Sixteen Easy Pieces for children's String orchestra (first position)

Papp: Knights' Games for children's string orchestra

The varied contents of this volume enable young orchestral players to become acquainted with compositions written by Mozart in his childhood and youth: the earliest of the pieces, a contredanse…
Lajos Papp, the author of innumerable popular pedagogical works, this time offers the youngest string players technically really easy little orchestral pieces that can nevertheless be successful…

Schubert: Dances for children's string orchestra (first position)

European Children's Songs for children's string orchestra (first position) 1

The material of this volume consists of the dances most popular in Vienna at he beginning of the 19th century: ländler, écossaises and German dances. They were originally piano pieces, but were…
These are easy arrangements for the same string ensemble (3 violin parts and one cello parts) as in other volumes in the series, and feature tunes familiar to and popular with children (German,…

European Children's Songs for children's string orchestra (first position) 2

Soós: Children's games for children's string orchestra

These are easy arrangements for the same string ensemble (3 violin parts and one cello parts) as in other volumes in the series, and feature tunes familiar to and popular with children (German,…
In this new volume by András Soós (1954) every piece refers to a children's game: Hide-and-seek, Tag, Kite-flying, Swinging, Skating, Playing soldiers, etc. These little character pieces not only…

Christmas Music for children's string orchestra

Tchaikovsky: Thirteen easy pieces for children's string orchestra (first position)

The volume is divided into three major parts containing early Christmas songs known all over the world (as e.g. In dulci jubilo), the most popular Hungarian items and Christmas carols from abroad in…
This volume in Leggierissimo series contains character pieces and dances, most of them transcriptions of piano pieces, though they also include excerpts from the ballets Swan Lake, The Nutcracker and…

Baroque Music for children's string orchestra (first position)

Classical Music for children's string orchestra (first position)

Following the Renaissance volume, this time it is Baroque works (more precisely, transcriptions of Baroque vocal and instrumental works) that are presented in the Leggierissimo series, extending the…
The very easy transcriptions for string orchestra in the Leggierissimo series can be played by children even after just a few years of instrumental study. In the pieces the viola has been replaced by…

Zempléni: Early Hungarian Dances

Renaissance Music for children's string orchestra (first position)

Editio Musica Budapest launches a new series for the youngest pupils of string instruments based on the model of the popular 'Leggiero' series. Each part of the pieces included in the volumes of…
The volumes in the Leggierissimo series, each containing works by a different composer, are now followed by albums presenting easily playable music from the various historical periods: renaissance,…