Maurice Ravel: Pièce En Forme De Habanera (Alto Saxophone/Piano)

Books | Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Piano Accompaniment

Publisher: Alphonse Leduc
Composer: Maurice Ravel
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album

As a prestigious composer of the early 20th century, Maurice Ravel's Pièce en Forme de Habanera contains many features which continue to make the composer's music popular and loved to this day.

Known for his masterful melodies and rich harmonies, Pièce en Forme de Habanera clearly exemplifies these qualities through flourishing Saxophone lines and evocative, chordal and rhythmic Piano accompaniments. Moreover, the Habanera rhythms throughout the piece create a dynamic and exciting effect. All of these musical elements combined create a highly enjoyable piece for the Alto Saxophone repertoire. In addition, the clear print of separate Saxophone and Piano parts in this edition add to an irresistible purchase for budding saxophonists.

ISBN: 9790046176807
Skill Level: Intermediate-Advanced Explain this
No of pages: 6
Language: English, French
Catalogue No: AL17680

          Maurice Ravel: Piece En Forme De Habanera reviews verified by reevooReevoo

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          Scores 10.0 out of 10 based on 3 reviews
          10 out of 10


          This arrangement is in a key suitable to the range of the saxophone.
          Reviewer left no comment
          Confirmed purchase: 28 January 2015
          Published on: 13 February 2015
          10 out of 10


          Scotland GB Music teacher
          A lovely piece for Alto Sax if you're looking for a short musical item for a concert, around grade 6 level, playable without too many technical challenges but satisfying and entertaining for player and listeners alike.
          A little expensive for one short piece.
          Confirmed purchase: 15 January 2015
          Published on: 03 February 2015

          Musicroom Reviews

          Great intermediate piece. I bought it for our 10 year old son and he loved it from the first time he played it. Most impressed with Musicroom's service. Very competitive prices for their sheet music and orders arrive really promptly. 5 stars for service.
          Anonymous - (Glasgow, United Kingdom)
          A good piece for learning how to play in the Habanera style. Seductive, subtle and technically challenging in places. Definitely one to play around with the timing, rhythms and expression. Make sure your accompanist is someone who listens to you carefully. A nice little showpiece too.
          Anonymous - (Edinburgh, United Kingdom)

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