I hope this will be of interest to piano teachers and students. The new Schirmer Student Piano Library has made my edition of SchumannÂ´s Scenes from Childhood available at the Hal Leonard website www.halleonard.com The new edition is true to the original Schumann text, and provides a foreword, historical overview, performance comments and a cd which I recorded for the edition. I hope it will be enjoyed for many generations to come!
SCHUMANN – SCENES FROM CHILDHOOD (KINDERSCENEN) OPUS 15
Schirmer Performance Editions SeriesSeries: Educational Piano Library Publisher: G. Schirmer, Inc.
Medium: Softcover with CD
Editor: Jeffrey Biegel Composer: Robert Schumann
Perfect literature for the intermediate to early advanced pianist, these miniatures by Schumann have been favorites of many generations of students. The pieces are an excellent introduction to Schumann’s piano music and to Romantic musical literature in general. Includes the famous “Träumerei.”
Contents: Of Strange Lands and People (Von fremden Ländern und Menschen) “Curious Story (Kuriose Geschichte) “Blindman’s Bluff (Hasche-Mann) “Pleading Child (Bittendes Kind) “Perfect Happiness (Glückes genug) “Great Adventure (Wichtige Begebenheit) “Reverie (Träumerei) “By the Fireside (Am Kamin) “On the Rocking Horse (Ritter vom Steckenpferd) “Almost Too Serious (Fast zu ernst) “Hobgoblin (Fürchtenmachen) “A Child Falling Asleep (Kind in Einschlummern) “The Poet Speaks (Der Dichter spricht)
View Songlist$9.95 (US) Inventory # HL 00296641ISBN: 1423405439UPC: 73999753141Width: 9Length: 1232 pages