Piano Duets: The Ultimate Collection

This collection brings together over 60 duets for every technical level by twenty-four composers from the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Works include: Beethoven (Grosse Fuge, Variations on a Theme of Count von Waldstein); Bizet (Jeux d'enfants, Books I&II); Brahms (Hungarian Dances, Liebeslieder Waltzes); Clementi (Sonata in C major); Debussy (La Mer, Petite Suite); Diabelli (Twenty-eight Melodious Pieces); Dvorák (Slavonic Dances); Fauré (Dolly); Grieg (Norwegian Dances, Waltz-Caprices); Haydn (Il Masstro e Lo Scolare); Liszt (Les Preludes), Mendelssohn (Allegro Brilliant); Moszkowski (Spanish Dances); Mozart (Fugue, Sonatas); Mussorgsky (Sonata); Rachmaninoff (Six Pieces); Ravel (Mother Goose); Rimsky-Korsakov (Sheherezade), Satie (La Belle Excentrique, Parade, Trois Morceaux en forme de Poire); Schubert (Divertissement à la Hongroise, Lebensstürme, Three Military Marches); Schumann (Twelve Pieces for Large & Small Children, Kinderbal); Stravinsky (Five Easy Pieces; Le Sacre du Printemps); Weber (Mazurka, Romanza, Sonata in C), and more

Also includes composer biographies and relevant articles from the 1911 edition of Grove’s Dictionary of Music and Musicians

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Table of Contents:

BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN

Grosse Fuge, Op. 133/134
March in C Major, Op. 45, No. 1
March in D Major, Op. 45, No. 3
March in Eb Major, Op. 45, No. 2
Six Variations on the song “Ich Denke Dein,” WoO 74
Sonata in D Major, Op. 6
Variations in C Major, on a theme of Count von Waldstein, WoO 67

BIZET, GEORGES

Jeux d’enfants, Book I Show/Hide Movements
L’Escarpolette, Reverie (The Swing)
La Toupie, Impromptu (The Top)
La Poupée, Berceuse (The Doll)
Les Chevaux de Bois, Scherzo
Le Volant, Fantaisie
Trompette et Tambour, March (Trumpet and Drums)
Jeux d’enfants, Book II Show/Hide Movements
Les Bulles de Savon, Nocturne (Soap Bubbles)
Les Quatre Coins (Esquiseee)
Colin-Maillard (Blindman's Bluff)
Saute-Mouton, Caprice (Leapfrog)
Petit Mari, Petit Femme, Duo (Little Husband, Little Wife)
Le Bal, Galop (The Ball)

BRAHMS, JOHANNES

Hungarian Dance No. 1 in G Minor
Hungarian Dance No. 20 in E Minor
Hungarian Dance No. 3 in F Major,
Hungarian Dance No. 5 in F# Minor
Hungarian Dance No. 6 in Db Major
Liebeslieder Waltzes, Book 1, Op. 52a
Waltzes, Op. 39

CLEMENTI, MUZIO

Duettino in C Major
Duettino in G Major
Sonata in C Major

DEBUSSY, CLAUDE

La Mer (arranged by the Composer) Show/Hide Movements
I. De l’aube à midi sur La Mer
II. Jeux de Vagues
III. Dialogue du Vent et de La Mer
Petite Suite Show/Hide Movements
1. En Bateau
2. Cortège
3. Menuet
4. Ballet

DIABELLI, ANTON

The Pleasures of Youth, Six Sonatas
Twenty-Eight Melodious Pieces, Op. 149

DVORáK, ANTONíN

Slavonic Dance in A Major (original version by the Composer), Op. 46, No. 5
Slavonic Dance in Ab Major (original version by the Composer), Op. 46, No. 3
Slavonic Dance in C Major (original version by the Composer), Op. 46, No. 1
Slavonic Dance in C Major (original version by the Composer), Op. 72, No. 7
Slavonic Dance in E Minor (original version by the Composer), Op. 46, No. 2
Slavonic Dance in G Minor (original version by the Composer), Op. 46, No. 8

FAURé, GABRIEL

Dolly, Op. 56 Show/Hide Movements
1. Berceuse (Lullaby)
2. Mi-a-ou
3. Le jardin de Dolly (Dolly's Garden)
4. Kitty-Valse (Kitty Waltz)
5. Tendresse (Affection)
6. Le pas Espagnol (The Spanish Dance)

GRIEG, EDVARD

Norwegian Dances, Op. 35
Waltz-Caprices, Op. 37

HAYDN, FRANZ JOSEPH

Il Maestro e Lo Scolare

LISZT, FRANZ

Les Préludes (arranged by the Composer)

MENDELSSOHN, FELIX

Allegro Brilliant, Op. 92
Variations in Bb Major, Op. 83a

MOSZKOWSKI, MORITZ

Spanish Dances, Op. 12

MOZART, WOLFGANG AMADEUS

Fugue in G Minor, K. 401/375e
Sonata in Bb Major, K. 358/186c
Sonata in C Major, K. 521
Sonata in D Major, K. 381/123a
Sonata in F Major, K. 497

MUSSORGSKY, MODEST

Sonata

RACHMANINOFF, SERGEI

Six Pieces, Op. 11 Show/Hide Movements
1. Barcarolle
2. Scherzo
3. Thème Russe
4. Waltz
5. Romance
6. Slava

RAVEL, MAURICE

Mother Goose Show/Hide Movements
I. Pavane de la Belle au bois dormant
II. Petit Poucet
III. Laideronnette, Impératrice des Pagodas
IV. Les entretiens de la Belle et de la Bête
V. Le jardin féerique

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV, NIKOLAI

Sheherezade (arranged by the Composer), Op. 35-Part II

SAINT-SAëNS, CAMILLE

Pas Redoublé, Op. 86

SATIE, ERIK

La Belle Excentrique (The Eccentric Beauty), A Serious Fantasy Show/Hide Movements
Grand ritournelle (Grand Ritornello)
Marche franco-lunaire (French Moon-march)
Valse do “Mystérieux Baiser dans l'Oeil" (Waltz of "The Mysterious Kiss within the Eye")
Cancan grand mondain (High Society Cancan)
Parade, A Realist Ballet in One Scene Show/Hide Movements
Prélude du rideau rouge (Prelude of the Red Curtain)
Prestidigitateur chinois (Chinese Magician)
Petite fille américaine (Young American Girl)
Rag-time du paquebot (Ragtime of the Excursion Boat)
Acrobates (Acrobats)
Suite au Prélude du rideau Rouge (Prelude of the Red Curtain)
Trois morceaux en forme de poire (Three Pieces in the Shape of a Pear) Show/Hide Movements
Manière de Commencement (In Order to Begin)
Prolongement du même (Prolongation of the Same)
En plus (Once Again)
Redite (A Gratuitous Repetition)

SCHUBERT, FRANZ

Divertissament à la Hongroise, Op. 54
Fantasia in F Minor, Op. 103
Lebensstürme, Op. 144
Rondo in A Major, Op. 107
Three Military Marches, Op. 51
Two Marches, Op. 121

SCHUMANN, ROBERT

12 Pieces for Large and Small Children, Op. 85 Show/Hide Movements
1. Geburtstagmarsch (Birthday March)
2. Bärentanz (Bear Dance)
3. Gartenmelodie (Garden Melody)
4. Bein Kränzewinden (Intertwined Wreaths)
5. Kroatenmarsch (Croation March)
6. Trauer (Mourning)
7. Turniermarsch (Tournament March)
8. Reigen (Round Dance)
9. Am Springbrunnen (At the Fountain)
10. Versteckens (Hide and Seek)
11. Gespenstermärchen (Ghost Stories)
12. Abendlied (Evening Song)
Ballszenen, Op. 109
Bilder Aus Osten (Pictures from the East), Op. 66
Kinderbal, Op. 130 Show/Hide Movements
1. Polonaise
2. Walzer
3. Minuet
4. Ecossaise
5. Francaise
6. Ringelreihe

STRAVINSKY, IGOR

Five Easy Pieces Show/Hide Movements
1. Andante
2. Española
3. Balalaïka
4. Napolitana
5. Galop
The Rite of Spring (La Sacre du Printemps), arranged by the Composer Show/Hide Movements
Part I: The Adoration of the Earth, Introduction
Augurs of Spring (Dance of the Young Maidens)
The Ritual of Abduction
Spring Rounds
The Ritual of the Two Rival Tribes
Procession of the Elders
The Kiss of the Earth
Dance of the Earth
Part II - The Sacrifice
Introduction
Mystic Circle of the Young Maidens
The Chosen One
Evocation of the Ancestors
Ritual of the Ancestors
Sacrificial Dance of the Chosen One
Three Easy Pieces Show/Hide Movements
1. March
2. Valse
3. Polka

WEBER, CARL MARIA VON

Adagio
Mazurka
Menuetto
Romanza
Sonatina in C Major