Edvard Grieg: In The Hall Of The Mountain King Op.46, No.4 (Piano Solo)

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Publisher: G. Schirmer
Artist: Edvard Grieg
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album
One of the most popular Romantic orchestral works and an instantly recognisable melody.

Edvard Grieg later used 8 of the pieces he wrote for Peer Gynt to make two concert suites. In the Hall of the Mountain King is the last movement of the first suite. In the play, it is played in Act II, when Peer is escaping from the royal hall of the trolls.

This edition is a reduction for Piano solo, edited and fingered by Louis Oesterle.

Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
No of pages: 8
Language: English
Catalogue No: GS26879
 
     

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      Edvard Grieg: In The Hall Of The Mountain King Op.46, No.4 (Piano Solo) reviews verified by reevooReevoo

      Quality of content
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      Value for money
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      Scores 8.0 out of 10 based on 2 reviews
      10 out of 10

      Craig

      Mansfield, UK GB
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      Schirmer are my favourite publisher. Nice and clear. Would've only been better if plastic ring bound.
      Pieces seem to be fairly easy then get gradually harder....probably as Grieg became more experienced.
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      Confirmed purchase: 22 June 2016
      Published on: 10 July 2016
      6 out of 10

      John

      Potters Bar GB
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      It is the same version as the one I lost.
      The baseline at the beginning has been scored with 2 - 7 ledger lines which makes it a nightmare for sight reading, my previous version had exactly the same notes but scored an octave higher with the 8vb notation. Much easier to follow.
      Confirmed purchase: 20 April 2016
      Published on: 06 May 2016

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      4
      A dramatic piece that starts off slow but then builds up into a dramatic crescendo. The piece has a lot of very low and very high parts which make it hard work for your fingers. I love it and play it all the time.
      Piano Freak - (Alresford, United Kingdom)