20 Easy Classical Guitar Pieces for Kids (Book/CD Set)
30437BCD
This book and accompanying audio present the most popular themes from the classical orchestral repertoire adapted for guitar. Historical background is provided for each piece, as well as warm-ups for both hands. The selections include works by Vivaldi, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Rossini, Bizet, Tchaikovsky, Grieg, Rimsky-Korsakov, Grieg and others. The material is written in tablature and standard notation.
Product Number:
30437BCD
Format:
Book/CD Set
Skill Level:
Beginning
Notation Type:
Standard Notation and Tab
Pages:
52
Binding:
Saddle Stitched
Size:
8.75 x 11.75
ISBN:
0-7866-8552-2
ISBN13:
978-07866-8552-3
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
10/23/2013
This book and accompanying audio present the most popular themes from the classical orchestral repertoire adapted for guitar. Historical background is provided for each piece, as well as warm-ups for both hands. The selections include works by Vivaldi, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Rossini, Bizet, Tchaikovsky, Grieg, Rimsky-Korsakov, Grieg and others. The material is written in tablature and standard notation.

Contents

About this Book........................................................................................................................................................3

Historical Background

The Medieval Period

Medieval Monks’ Chant....................................................................Prudentius.....................................................13

The Renaissance

Bianco Fiore....................................................................................Cesare Negri...................................................14

The Baroque Period

Spring, From the Four Seasons...........................................................Vivaldi........................................................15

Minuet in G...........................................................................................Bach..........................................................16

Hallelujah Chorus...............................................................................Handel........................................................17

The Classical Period

Theme from The Surprise Symphony..................................................Haydn.........................................................18

Turkish March.....................................................................................Mozart........................................................19

Beethoven Rock (Theme from the Fifth Symphony).......................Beethoven.....................................................21

Fur Elise............................................................................................Beethoven.....................................................23

Variation on a Theme by Mozart...........................................................Sor...........................................................24

The Romantic Period & the Age of Nationalism

The William Tell Overture..................................................................Rossini........................................................25

The Cat’s Duet....................................................................................Rossini........................................................27

Can Can.............................................................................................Offenbach.....................................................30

Habanera...............................................................................................Bizet..........................................................32

The Theme from Swan Lake...........................................................Tchaikovsky....................................................34

March of the Toy Soldiers...............................................................Tchaikovsky....................................................35

Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy.......................................................Tchaikovsky....................................................36

In the Hall of the Mountain King..........................................................Grieg.........................................................37

Flight of the Bumble Bee............................................................Rimsky-Korsakov...............................................38

Finale and Encore

Teddy Bears’ Picnic............................................................................Bratton........................................................39

Carol of the Bells (Bonus Song)................................................Russian Folk Song...............................................41

Warm Up Routine Contents

Right Hand Warm Ups............................................................................................................................................44

Left Hand Warm Ups..............................................................................................................................................48

 
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