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Introduction to the Great Composers: 15 Easy Pieces [Violin & Piano]

Edited by Istvan Nagy


From the Publisher

This volume offers a varied repertoire with works by famous composers.  It presents 15 pieces from the 17th to 19th centuries ranging from Purcell through to Tchaikovsky.

The piano accompaniments are not difficult to play, and the violin part itself can be mastered frequently in first position.

Performance duration (approx):


  • Bourrée (from the Suite in G major) [Purcell, Henry]
  • Réjouissance (from Klingende Geographie) [Telemann, Georg Philipp]
  • Musette (from Alcina) [Handel, George Frideric]
  • Lied (from the Peasant Cantata) [Bach, Johann Sebastian]
  • Dance (from Sémiramide) [Gluck, Christoph Willibald]
  • Theme and Variations (from Baryton Trio No. 2) [Haydn, Joseph]
  • Contredance (from Contredances for J. R. Count Czernin) [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]
  • Minuet (from Serenade no. 1) [Beethoven, Ludwig van]
  • Allegramente (from Rondo for piano duet) [Weber, Carl Maria von]
  • Farewell to the Woods (from Six Songs op. 59) [Mendelssohn, Felix]
  • Romance (from Die Zauberharfe) [Schubert, Franz]
  • Aria (from Il Corsaro) [Verdi, Giuseppe]
  • March (from Don Procopio) [Bizet, Georges]
  • Hoping in Vain (from Four Duets op. 3) [Dvořák, Antonín]
  • Song without Words op. 40 [Tchaikowsky, Peter I]

Item Details


  • Part 1: Violin
  • Part 2: Piano
Category: Violin Albums & Collections
Publisher: Bärenreiter
Publisher's reference: BA10633
Our Stock Code: 1397536
Media Type: Paperback - Score and parts (39 pages [score])