Salon music

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Re: Salon music

Post by Jean-Séb » Sun Jan 31, 2010 4:14 pm

Or parlour music. Marius Carman wrote an lot of easy pieces for piano, at the end of the XIXth Century, and operettas.

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Re: Salon music

Post by 4candles » Mon Feb 01, 2010 11:14 am

YouTube (love it or hate it!) user Phillip Sear has recorded and posted hundreds of salon pieces for piano (as well as more standard repertoire), if anyone is interested:

http://www.youtube.com/user/PSearPianist

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Re: Salon music

Post by Jean-Séb » Mon Feb 01, 2010 1:34 pm

4candles wrote:YouTube (love it or hate it!) user Phillip Sear has recorded and posted hundreds of salon pieces for piano (as well as more standard repertoire), if anyone is interested:

http://www.youtube.com/user/PSearPianist
Phillip Sear is also a PiPhi user.

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Re: Salon music

Post by Riodk » Thu Feb 04, 2010 5:05 pm

Alphons Czibulka.
Czibulka_356_Songe d'amour après le bal.pdf
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Re: Salon music

Post by HTIEKFR » Sun Feb 07, 2010 11:01 am

A small and charming piece
E. NOLLET - NOCTURNE.pdf
Hope it belongs to this thread
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Re: Salon music

Post by Jean-Séb » Sun Feb 07, 2010 1:50 pm

It certainly does. Eugène Nollet is quite a mystery. French or English ? He seems to have written lots of melodic parlour pieces, like this one, recorded by one of our members:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vyFGd2J3SaU
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Re: Salon music

Post by ilu » Sun Feb 07, 2010 7:57 pm

E. Nollet:

Rondo Brillant.
nollet-rondo.pdf
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Re: Salon music

Post by Hands » Fri Feb 26, 2010 4:35 am

An Evening At The Circus.

A programme of music for the circus. The pieces are bookmarked for easy access.
Ein Abend im Circus.pdf
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Re: Salon music

Post by Jean-Séb » Fri Feb 26, 2010 7:03 am

Hands wrote:An Evening At The Circus.

A programme of music for the circus. The pieces are bookmarked for easy access.
Very amusing and unusual. Thank you.

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Re: Salon music

Post by HTIEKFR » Sat Feb 27, 2010 7:04 pm

Hope it's the right thread for this rarity by Sudessi.
Couldn't find any informations about the composer, just that he wrote an orchetral work : "une journée à Capri" italian scenes.
P.SUDESSI - PASSIONNEMENT .pdf
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