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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Dronfield Collection Catalogue

2 and 2+ Oct

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    2 and 2+ Octave music     TOP


7

 

Pastoral Symphony (Messiah) Handel £3-50
  Key G, 32 bars, 4 pages Score sample.  
   A quiet interlude in your Christmas program.     
 

13

The Skater's Waltz Waldteufel £4-50
  Key D, 232 bars, 8 pages. [+19F#]. Score sample  
   The famous popular waltz     

46

Gavotte, (from Partita no. 6). J.S. Bach £4-50
  Key C; 101 bars; 8 pages. Score sample
 
   An essential addition to your classical repertoire.     

47

La Fille Aux Cheveux de Lin.  Debussy £3-50
  Key G, 51 bars, 3 pages Score sample
 
   The popular prelude . 'The Girl with the Flaxen Hair'.     

55

Harmonious Blacksmith (Variations)  Handel £4-50
  Key G, 92 bars, 8 pages. Score sample  
   Theme plus 3 variations of this well known composition.     

68 

Fur Elise Beethoven £4-50
  Key D, 132 bars, 8 pages. Score sample
 
   The well known bagatelle, with optional cadenza.     

79 

Sonatina (allegro)  Cimarosa £4-00
  Key F, 71 bars, 6 pages. Score sample  
   A little gem, just made for bells.     

80  

Spring Song, ( Op. 62 No. 6). Mendelssohn £4-00
  Key G, 73 bars, 6 pages. Score sample  
   Not too difficult arrangement of this 'song without words'.     

88 

Dance of the Hours (La Gioconda) Ponchielli £4-50
  Key C, 100 bars, 8 pages. Score sample  
   Lends itself to a tongue in cheek performance     

 90

Morning, (Peer Gynt Suite). Grieg £4-50
  Key G, 145 bars, 8 pages. Score sample  
   Will be well received by all audiences.     

91 

In the Hall of the Mountain King (Peer Gynt Suite) Grieg £4-00
  Key F, 85 bars, 6 pages, [+19F]. Score sample  
   Fast and furious.     

97 

Scarborough Fair. traditional £3-50
  Key C Min., 74 bars, 4 pages. Score sample  
   Atmospheric arrangement of this popular tune.     

103 

Claire de Lune (Suite Bergamasque) Debussy £4-50
  Key C, 163 bars, 8 pages, [+3A]. Score sample   
   Yes! It is the famous piano piece.     


107 

Valse Lente (Coppelia) Delibes £4-50
  Key Eb, 130 bars, 7 pages. Score sample  
   The bright waltz from the ballet.     

112  

Sevilla  Albeniz £4-50
  Key G, 146 bars, 8 pages. Score sample  
   Bright sound picture of the Spanish city.     

125 

Pictures from an Exhibition (Selection)
Promenade I; The Old Castle;
Promenade II; The Great Gate of Kiev)
Mussorgsky £4-50
  Key G, Gmin, F, Eb, 134 bars, 8 pages. Score sample  
   Go on! Try this one.     

129 

Recuerdos de la Alhambra Tarrega £3-50
   Key Gm, G, 58 bars, 4 pages. Score sample  
   Beautiful guitar study - sounds good on bells.     

 156

Orientale (Spanish Dance no. 2) Granados £4-50
   Key Cmin, 130 bars, 8 pages. Score sample  
   Truly Spanish in flavour.     

159 

Nocturne Op.27, no. 3 Chopin £4-50
   Key G, 96 bars, 7 pages. Score sample  
   The melody will bring tears to your eyes.     

159 

Nocturne Op.27, no. 3 Chopin £4-50
   Key G, 96 bars, 7 pages. Score sample  
   The melody will bring tears to your eyes.     

165  

Air on a G string (Air from suite no. 3) J.S. Bach £3-50
   Key C, 60 bars, 4 pages. Score sample  
   Everyone knows this one!     


169 Song 33 (Song without words, Op. 67, no. 3) Mendelssohn £3-50
  Key Bb, 50 bars, 4 pages, Score sample  
   An interesting 'echo' song!     

178 

Two Inventions (nos. 5, and 11) J.S. Bach £4-50
   Key D + Gm, 38 + 22 bars, 4 + 4 pages. Score sample  
   Lovely, short and interesting pieces.     

180 

Arabesque no. 1  Debussy  £4-00
   Key D, 83 bars, 6 pages, [+19F, F#, 3A].  Score sample  
   Light and fun to play.     

181  

Sonata Pathetique  (Adagio, Sonata no. 3 ). Beethoven  £4-00
   Key F, 73 bars, 6 pages. [+19F, 3A]. Score sample  
   A glorious adagio from the master     

198 

Sheep may safely graze J.S. Bach  £4-00
   Key F, 49 bars, 6 pages. [+19F, 3A]  Score sample  
   Another stunning piece from the Bach portfolio.     

199  

Rustle of Spring Sinding £4-00
   Key F, 109 bars, 6 pages. [+19F, 3A]. Score sample  
   Lively and exuberant.     

 

200 

Moonlight Sonata  (Adagio from Sonata 14, Op.27) Beethoven £4-50
   Key Dmin, 69 bars, 8 pages. [+19F; 3A]. Score sample  
   You will enjoy this most beautiful sonata.      

206 

Reverie Debussy  £4-50
   Key F, 89 bars, 8 pages.[+3A]. Score sample  
   A fine interpretation in sound.     

 

  £4-00
     
        



213 La ci darem (
Don Giovanni)   Mozart    £
4-00
Key C, 82 bars, 5 pages.  Score sample
Popular duet for your opera excerpts.

214  Etude no. 3    Chopin   £3-50
Key F, 63 bars, 4 pages. [+19F, 3A]. Score sample
There is a popular song using this melody.

215 Anitra's Dance  
(Peer Gynt Suite)  Grieg   £
4-00
Key F(min), 91 bars, 6 pages. [+19F, F#].  Score sample
More from the master of melody.

226 Non piu andrai
(Marriage of Figarro)  Mozart  £3-50
Key C, 53 bars, 4 pages.   Score sample
Another popular song from this popular composer.

227  Adagio   Albinoni   £
4-50
Key Bb, 114 bars, 7 pages.  Score sample
The Adagio of Adagios!

230 Sleep on, Beloved 
(Christmas Oratorio)  J.S. Bach £
4-00
Key G, 88 bars, 6 pages.  Score sample
Something different for your Christmas concert.

231 Hallelujah Chorus 
(Messiah) Handel  £
4-50
Key C, 188 bars, 8 pages. [+19F, F#, 3A].  Score sample
A grand programme closer.

232  For unto us a Child is born  (Messiah)  Handel  4-50
Key G, 99 bars, 8 pages. [+19F#; 3A ].  Score sample
One for your Christmas programme



234 To the Spring  (Op. 43 no. 6)  Grieg  £
4-00
Key F, 72 bars, 6 pages. [+19F, F#, 3A].  Score sample
Beautiful evocation of the season.

    243  Pavanne  Ravel  £
4-00
       Key G, 63 bars, 6 pages. [+ 3A].   Score sample
       Perhaps the most famous pavanne.

   248 Solveig's Song  
(Peer Gynt Suite)  Grieg  £3-50
      Key Gmin/G, 44 bars, 4 pages.    Score sample
      Beautiful melody, play it lightly with great feeling.
£4-50  

    250  Poet and Peasant Overture  
Suppe    £4-50
      Key D,Bb,G, 185 bars, 8 pages [+19F].   Score sample
      One of the most popular Overtures.

    254 Three preludes (Op. 28 nos. 4,6 and 7) Chopin £4-00
Key B min, A, 25+26+17 bars, 2+2+1 pages.Score sample
You will know these.

    255 Sonata in E min Scarlatti £4-50
Key Emin, 45 bars, 5 pages. Score sample
Inventive, and not too fast for Scarlatti!

    261 Nocturne Op. 9, no. 2 Chopin £4-00
Key C, 139 bars, 6 pages. Score sample
 The best known Nocturne.

     262 Liebestraum Liszt £4-50
Key Bb, D, 89 bars, 8 pages.Score sample
The well known 'Dream of love'.

    277 Venetian Gondola Song no.1 Mendelssohn £3-50
Key Gm, 46 bars, 3 pages.Score sample
 Wonderful, gently rocking. A quiet interlude.

    278 Venetian Gondola Song no.2 Mendelssohn £3-50
Key Gm, 56 bars, 4 pages. Score sample
A little more passion this time!

    279 Duetto (Op.38 no 6) Mendelssohn £4-00
Key G, 93 bars, 6 pages. Score sample
Glorious intertwining melody throughout.

Beethoven's Symphony no. 6. The Pastoral,
                       play each separately or as a complete performance!

        281 Part 1. 'In the country' £4-50
         Key G, 122 bars, 8 pages Score sample
  A soothing introduction.

     282 Part 2. 'By the Brook' £3-50
  Key C, 59 bars, 4 pages.Score sample
   Continuing the country theme.

      286 Part 3. 'Peasants' merry making' £4-00
  Key F, 160 bars, 6 pages. Score sample
  A bright and happy dance sequence.

      287 Part 4. 'Storm' £3-50
  Key F. 42 bars, 4 pages. Score sample
  A short, violent, storm ending quietly.

      288 Part 5. 'Thanksgiving after the storm' £4-00
  Key F. 95 bars, 5 pages.Score sample
  A joyful and well known ending.

 

 

 



     290 Humming Chorus
(Madame Butterfly) Puccini £3-50
Key F, 50 bars, 3 pages.Score sample
A quiet interlude from the popular opera.

    293 Symphony Five, movement 2.(Andante) Beethoven £4-50
Key Bb, 118 bars, 8 pages. Score sample
Beethoven at his best.

    502 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Mendelssohn £3-50
Key G, 60 bars, 4 pages. Score sample
Popular carol arranged for 3 or more verses.

    507 The First Nowell English trad. £3-00
Key D, 63 bars, 4 pages. Score sample
A three verse arrangement of this popular carol.

    509 Ding Dong! Merrily on High French, 16th cent. £4-00
Key G, 90 bars, 6 pages. [+3A ].Score sample
Exhilarating arrangement with tower bell effects.

 

The following special editions arrangements use:        TOP
                       A one and a half octave span.
                       
Lowest note 15C (C5) highest note 4G (G6). 
                       They use
accidentals, but no more than 16 bells of the 20 possible.

12/83 Three Favourites; £4-00
       Andante (Dance of the Blessed Spirits) Key G 28 bars. 1 pg Gluck.     Sample
        Minuet Key G 34 bars. 1 page.  J S Bach.     Sample.
       Sonata in C Key C 28 bars. 2 pages Mozart .    Sample

12/124 Golliwog's Cake Walk Debussy £3-50
Key C. 80 bars. 3 pages. Sample.
Very rhythmical - from Children's Corner.

12/299 Sonatina Op.36. No.1 M. Clementi £4-00
       Key C and F. 118 bars, 4 pages.  Sample.
       Three movements. Really good fun to play.

     3 and 5 Octave Music                      


Three Octave music:     TOP

Note that this selection is NOT included in the copy concession of the other 
                        Dronfield Collection pieces.
                        Please order as many copies as you need.

      Cat. No.    Title                                                                               Cost
 3/97 Scarborough Fair.
  traditional ;                                      £1-50ea.
Key Cmin. 74 bars, 4 pages.                                or 6 copies for £8-00        
Extension of 97 above.     Sample.

 3/182 BoleroRavel                                                                  £1-50ea.
Key C, 62 bars, 4 pages.                                     or  6 copies for £8-00
The well known bolero.      Sample.

3/246 Fantasy Variations on Ilkley MoorVic Cox            £1-50ea.
Key C,Cmin. 141 bars, 6 pages.                          or 6 copies for £8-00
Fun variations on the trad. tune.    Sample.

3/310 Passacaglia (from suite no. 7) Handel                       £1-50ea.
Key Gm. 62 bars, 6 pages. .                               or  6 copies for £8-00
Big build up. Thrilling finish.     Sample.

3/348 Overture (Messiah).  Handel                                         £1-50ea.
Key Em, 98 bars, 4 pages.                                   or 6 copies for £8-00
The opening of the ‘Messiah‘.      Sample.  
             
3/355 Devation (A Vision of Chester). Vic Cox                    £1-50ea.
Key Am,Dm,E,A. 86 bars, 6 pages.                   or  6 copies for £8-00
A picture in music.      Sample.


Five Octave music:         TOP

Note that this selection is NOT included in the copy concession of the other 
                        Dronfield Collection pieces.
                        Please order as many copies as you need.


      Cat. No.    Title                                                                                Cost 

5/129 Recuerdos de la Alhambra, Tarrega                           £2-00ea.
Key Gm,G. 58 bars, 5 pages.                             or 8 copies for £12-00
A ‘shake' workout. Beautiful melody.   Sample.

5/136 The Great Gate of KievMussorgsky                           £2-00ea.
KeyC,Cm. 151 bars, 6 pages.                            or 8 copies for £12-00
A ‘grand' piece. Give it a go!     Sample.

5/184 Nimrod (Enigma Variations), Elgar                             £1-50ea.
Key Eb, 43 bars, 2 pages.                                   or  8 copies for £10-00
Needs no introduction.       Sample.

5/186 Jupiter (Planet Suite). Holst                                           £2-00ea.
Key C,Eb. 239 bars, 10 pages.                           or 8 copies for £12-00
Thrilling opening + big tune.     Sample.

5/203 Easter Hymn (Cavalleria Rusticana).  Mascagni      £2-00ea.
Key F, 47 bars, 6 pages.                                      or 8 copies for £12-00
Great tune, big finish.       Sample.

5/232 For unto us a Child is born (Messiah) Handel          £2-00ea
Key G, 99 bars, 8 pages.                                      or 8 copies for £12-00
An extension of the 2 octave music.     Sample.

5/295 Sugar Cane.  Scott Joplin                                                 £2-00 ea
      Key Bb, Eb, 83 bars, 5 pages.                             or 8 copies for £12-00
      Syncopated fun.     Sample.

5/316 Songs from the North.  arr. Vic Cox                               £2-00ea
Key G,D,C. 217 bars, 10 pages.                          or 8 copies for £12-00
A Scottish medley.      Sample.
This is compatible with ‘A Scottish Medley' from HRGB music for 3 octaves.

       5/331 Largo (New World Symphony), (with chimes) Dvorak   £2-00ea.
Key D,Dm. 97 bars. 6 pages.                                or  8 copies for £12-00
 Really tuneful.       Sample.

      5/344 La Cathedrale engloutie, (with chimes) Debussy           £2-00ea.
Key C,C#m. 86 bars, 6 pages.                               or 8 copies for £12-00
Atmospheric prelude.     Sample.

     5/348 Overture (Messiah).  Handel                                              £2-00ea.
Key Em, 98 bars, 4 pages.                                      or 8 copies for £12-00
The opening of the ‘Messiah‘. 
Extended from the 3 oct version above.    Sample.     

     5/355 Devation (A Vision of Chester), Vic Cox                         £2-00ea.
Key Am,Dm,E,A. 92 bars. 9 pages..                     or  8 copies for £12-00
 Extension of 3/355 above.    Sample.

     5/357 1812 Overture. Tchaikovsky                                                £2-50ea
Key C,Cm. 218 bars, 15 pages.                             or 8 copies for £14-00
Optional cannon!       Sample.