Catalogue No: 9781860962356
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ISBN: 9781860962356

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Subtitle: 25 Contemporary works for solo piano from around the world. Thalia Myers: Piano

Editor: Myers, Thalia

Series: ABRSM Spectrum

Department: CDs - Save up to 15% - Educational CDs & Cassettes

Publisher: ABRSM

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• a collection of twenty-five piano pieces, written at the turn of the millennium by composers from twenty-five different countries
• demonstrates how composers from around the world have absorbed and adapted for their personal use the traditions of Western classical music
• an excellent introduction to contemporary music
• suitable for student, amateur and professional pianists of all ages
• has a level of difficulty of Grade 3 to Grade 7
• commissioned by Thalia Myers, pianist and teacher
• CD of the pieces, performed by Thalia Myers, is available from Metronome Recordings: MET CD 1053


Contents and Reviews


  • Distant Song [Peteris Plakidis]

  • White Light Chorale [Param Vir]

  • Lavender Field [Karen Tanaka]

  • n mambo [Javier Alvarez]

  • Lied im Berg [Detlev Glanert]

  • Still, Suspended [Sohrab Uduman]

  • Silent Island [Victoria Borisova-Ollas]

  • King Lear’s Distant War [Aulis Sallinen]

  • la pierre magenta [Joyce Beetuan Koh]

  • Root Position [Gerald Barry]

  • Apteryx [Lyell Cresswell]

  • Bergen [Toek Numan]

  • Earring [Julia Wolfe]

  • tempo absurdo [Alexandre Lunsqui]

  • Song for a Penny [Peter Sculthorpe]

  • Shooting Stars [Poul Ruders]

  • Yassemí [Faidros Kavallaris / Thomas Chilcot]

  • Dumia [Naji Hakim]

  • Fragments distincts, fouillis d’instants [Jean Marc Singier]

  • Carousel [Sylvie Bodorová]

  • Yellow Bean Leaves [Julian Yu]

  • The Anglo Tango [Rodney Sharman]

  • Zortziko [Ramon Lazkano]

  • Drymla [Haflidi Hallgrímsson]

  • Wrist Rock [Kevin Volans]