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The Piano Works of Claude Debussy

by E. Robert Schmitz

Part biography, part criticism, and part analysis, this fascinating study of one of music's greatest geniuses is above all an authoritative commentary on the entire corpus of Debussy's work for solo piano. Includes...


The (Well) Informed Piano: Artistry and Knowledge

by Miguel G. Henriques

The (Well) Informed Piano addresses the technical, musical, artistic, ethical, and philosophical issues in piano methodology. Adding a new perspective and approach criteria to piano methodology, this book is...


Great Contemporary Pianists Speak for Themselves

by Elyse Mach

Revealing interviews with Arrau, Brendel, de Larrocha, Gilels, Horowitz, Tureck, Watts, 18 other artists. Intimate look at the concert scene and the life of a concert pianist. Introduction by Sir George Solti....


Leo Ornstein's Piano Sketch Books with Downloadable MP3s: Progressive Pieces from Beginner to Intermediate

by Leo Ornstein, Severo Ornstein & Janice Weber

These original pieces for beginners provide an interesting and positive musical experience while building technical skills and sight reading. Pieces start simply and incrementally add more difficulty. Includes...


Piano Playing: With Piano Questions Answered

by Josef Hofmann

A master of technique discusses practice methods, pedal use, playing pieces as written, and other rules. He also offers suggestions for body and hand positions, wrist and arm action, phrasing, and much more....


Basic Principles in Pianoforte Playing

by Josef Lhevinne

Written at the height of his career, this little book by the "inward poet of the piano" is a clear statement of principles based on his lifelong experience in performance and teaching.


Complete Organ Method: A Classic Text on Organ Technique

by John Stainer & F. Flaxington Harker

This classic method for beginners provides a brief history of the instrument, an explanation of organ construction, a discussion of the various stops and their management, a section devoted to practical study,...


Beethoven's Piano Playing: With an Essay on the Execution of the Trill

by Franz Kullak & Anton Kuerti

Originally written as an introduction to a critical edition of Beethoven's piano concertos, this informative performance guide provides general rules of performance and an essay on the execution of the trill....


A First Book of Schumann: 32 Arrangements for the Beginning Pianist

by David Dutkanicz

Accessible to novices of all ages, these easy-to-play renditions include selections from "Forest Scenes," "Scenes from Childhood," "Album for the Young," and "Carnaval."


Men, Women and Pianos: A Social History

by Arthur Loesser

A renowned concert pianist traces the instrument's design, manufacture, and music in a delightful "piano's eye-view" of the social history of Western Europe and the United States from the 16th to the 20th centuries....


Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel Piano Music

by Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel & R. Larry Todd

This first American publication of Hensel's important early works features Vier Lieder für das Pianoforte, Op. 2, Op. 6, and Op. 8, and 2 selections from Six Mélodies pour le Piano, Op. 4 and Op. 5.


A First Book of Bach: 26 Pieces for the Beginning Pianist

by David Dutkanicz

Students of all ages will delight in these 26 simple piano arrangements of familiar melodies such as Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring and Wachet Auf, plus other fun-to-play pieces.


Guide to the Pianist's Repertoire, Fourth Edition

by Maurice Hinson & Wesley Roberts

Guide to the Pianist's Repertoire continues to be the go-to source for piano performers, teachers, and students. Newly updated and expanded with more than 250 new composers, this incomparable resource expertly...


Play It Again

by Alan Rusbridger

As editor of the Guardian, one of the world's foremost newspapers, Alan Rusbridger abides by the relentless twenty-four-hour news cycle. But increasingly in midlife, he feels the gravitational pull of music--especially...


Pianists on Playing: Interviews with Twelve Concert Pianists

by Linda J. Noyle

Twelve internationally-known keyboard artists discuss their daily lives of practicing and performing.


Portuguese Piano Music: An Introduction and Annotated Bibliography

by Nancy Lee Harper

The first of its kind, Nancy Harper’s Portuguese Piano Music: An Introduction and Annotated Bibliography aims to fill the lacunae in the historical record of Portuguese piano music from its start in the 18th...


Shura Cherkassky: The Piano's Last Czar

by Elizabeth Carr

This biography documents the unique artistry and highly unusual life of the internationally acclaimed pianist Shura Cherkassky, who, at the time of his death in 1995, was universally recognized to be among the...


Bartók's Mikrokosmos: Genesis, Pedagogy, and Style

by Benjamin Suchoff

Béla Bartók's Mikrokosmos is a collection of 153 pieces for piano designed by the composer as a series graded according to difficulty. The pieces were written between 1926 and 1939, and have become by far...


An Intimate Portrait of Sidney Foster: Pianist... Mentor

by Imelda Delgado

The great American pianist Sidney Foster is remembered here by a former student for his outstanding ability and generous character. This book includes commentary by numerous students, Mr. Foster’s own words...


The Jazz Life of Dr. Billy Taylor

by Billy Taylor

The Jazz Life of Dr. Billy Taylor: America's Classical Musician is the autobiography of the legendary jazz ambassador whose work spans more than six decades, from the heyday of 52nd Street in 1940s New York...