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Login Enter your username and password Forgotten your username trainger password? Published by Chandos Records — [] Library shelf no. Works for solo piano 3: Published by Symphony Services. As a preternaturally gifted pianist, whose technical foundations were laid in his teens by studies with Louis Pabst, and gifted with one of the keenest ears in Western music, Graingerfrom his first conscious encounter with music, was molding sounds like putty, and the story of his musical education is as much a chronicle of unlearning what his teachers were at pains to impart as it is of learning all the more to trust his instincts.

Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully. Grainger 1 Bekls 76 min. Organ at the Opera. For all that, Grainger was a thoroughly taught musician who could look back upon the history of Western music to recognize kindred spirits in every age.


On a Grainger “ramble” — his term for transcription, arrangement, or creative rethinking — anything is more than likely to happen.

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Forgotten your username or password? Work Overview Blithe bells is a free ramble on Bach’s Sheep may safely graze – an impressionistic study on the Bach melody which Grainger uses as a point of departure. Streams Videos All Posts. The thirds of the original he divines as Bach ‘s imitation of sheep bells, magnified by scoring for “tuneful percussion” to glittering effect.

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For the variety of performing forces specified — and Grainger is generous in the allowance of his elastic scoring for the ensemble one may have at hand — the effect is at once respectful and vulgar, grandiose but cogent, exuberant and moving.

Share on facebook twitter tumblr. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Performances of this work 24 Jul Pianos 4 hands – Percussion ensembles. Introspection Late Night Partying. The work is coloured by the thought that Bach, in writing the melody in thirds that opens and closes the number, may have aimed at giving a hit of the sound of sheep bells.

Work Blithe bells by Percy Grainger. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Composed overGrainger also arranged Blithe Bells for solo piano twicetwo pianos, and band.

An Introduction to Percy Grainger. Blithe bells is a free ramble on Bach’s Sheep may safely graze – an impressionistic study on the Bach melody which Grainger uses as a point of departure. Login Sign up bellx receive our e-Newsletter View Cart.


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Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. User reviews Grainfer the first to share your thoughts, opinions and insights about this work. Jesus’ Blood Albert Hall, Canberra. Browse other works by Percy Grainger. Your Shopping Cart There are no items in your shopping cart. Busoni ‘s liberties, however, are the soul of discretion beside Grainger ‘s. Among Busoni ‘s earliest publications are editions of Bach ‘s two- and three-part Inventions, while edition of the complete keyboard works occupied him throughout his life.

Australian Music Centre Breaking sound barriers. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript. Standard encyclopedia entries blihte that Grainger had “a few piano lessons with Busoni in ” — Grainger ‘s intuitive, freewheeling approach to the piano grated on the Italian’s perfectionism, though the one thing they saw eye-to-eye on, relatively speaking, was Bach.

His numerous transcriptions of Bachin particular of the great Chaconne from the Second Partita for Solo Violinbecame part of his persona as a performer, occasioning criticism from purists.