The “Essential Composer Series” published for Piano by Minstrel Press and distributed by Santorella Publications features the original works from some of the greatest composers that ever lived. The selections have been carefully chosen to give the user a source of essential core literature from that specific composer. This transcribed series by Avis Fedge Romm has only had minor editing when seen as a valuable aid in facilitating the musician in authentically interpreting the composer’s music.
The Essential Composer Series has become a staple stock item for many music retailers throughout the world. Each edition includes a performance CD, which is also a great tool for younger players to hear the melodies that they have been practicing so diligently. Essential Piano Masters Volume 1 features the works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Ludwig van Beethoven.
Johann Sebastian Bach; Menuet in G Major • Mussette in D Major • Mussette in G Major • Prelude in F Major • Invention No. 8 in F Major • Prelude No. 1 in C Major
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Minuet in C Major • Minuet in F Major • Sonata in C Major 1st Movement • Theme and Variations
Ludwig van Beethoven; Sonatina in G • Fur Elise • Menuet in G • Landler No. 5 • Sonata Quasi Una Fantasia (Moonlight Sonata)