Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

This custom search works much better than the built in one and allows searching older posts.
(ad 125) Sweetwater - Digital Keyboards & Other Gear
Digital Pianos at Sweetwater
(ad) Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) Pianoteq
Latest Pianoteq add-on instrument: U4 upright piano
(ad) P B Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Guide
PianoSupplies.com (150)
Piano Accessories Music Related Gifts Piano Tuning Equipment Piano Moving Equipment
We now offer Gift Certificates in our online store!
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Piano
Quick Links to Useful Stuff
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano Accessories
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2
Topic Options
#1279719 - 10/03/09 12:17 AM Re: Ensemble Playing [Re: currawong]
Nannerl Mozart Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 07/19/08
Posts: 732
Loc: Australia, Melbourne
Thanks Currawong, should the pianist play the bass part with the cello? I do have the piano/vocal score.
_________________________
http://colouredsilence.wordpress.com/


Top
(ad) My Music Staff
Check out the new way to manage your music studio
#1279832 - 10/03/09 09:03 AM Re: Ensemble Playing [Re: Nannerl Mozart]
TimR Offline
3000 Post Club Member

Registered: 08/17/04
Posts: 3187
Loc: Virginia, USA
Originally Posted By: Rebekah.L
Thanks Tim, I might look into it. Is it possible to save as pdf files from Noteworthy Composer?



It turns out it is, but I had to look it up.

You just go to print, and instead of selecting a printer you select the .pdf maker. This isn't included with noteworthy because most people have one loaded already. If you don't, there is discussion of various freeware that works on the Noteworthy Forum here http://my.noteworthysoftware.com/

Hope this helps.
_________________________
gotta go practice

Top
#1280140 - 10/03/09 06:32 PM Re: Ensemble Playing [Re: Nannerl Mozart]
currawong Offline
5000 Post Club Member

Registered: 05/15/07
Posts: 5919
Loc: Down Under
Originally Posted By: Rebekah.L
Thanks Currawong, should the pianist play the bass part with the cello? I do have the piano/vocal score.
I would - it will increase security for both, and it was usual in the period for harpsichord and bass instrument both to play the bass line.
_________________________
Du holde Kunst...

Top
#1280192 - 10/03/09 08:10 PM Re: Ensemble Playing [Re: currawong]
Nannerl Mozart Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 07/19/08
Posts: 732
Loc: Australia, Melbourne
Thanks Currawong. I have the orchestra score now it saves me from having to write out the bass line and violin part. The piano/vocal version is actually quite condensed (as it should be). It doesn't supply the line of both violins and viola, it seems to just have the top violin and occassionly chords that fill all three parts.

Other than that did you get into chamber music yourself?
_________________________
http://colouredsilence.wordpress.com/


Top
#1280458 - 10/04/09 10:41 AM Re: Ensemble Playing [Re: currawong]
musiclady Offline
Full Member

Registered: 02/19/05
Posts: 431
Loc: Toronto, Canada
Mine and my husband's students love the ensembles, I like to think of them as a highlight. It helps the pianists see some of the other roles pianists can play, and gives them a social experience (and for the younger students, give them a model of what good playing on other instruments sounds like), I always have duets, a couple of times I've had trios, and this year I will have a clarinet ensemble of 7 people, of various playing levels.

Meri
_________________________
Clarinet and Piano Teacher based out of Toronto, Canada.Web: http://donmillsmusicstudio.weebly.com

Top
#1280625 - 10/04/09 04:24 PM Re: Ensemble Playing [Re: Nannerl Mozart]
currawong Offline
5000 Post Club Member

Registered: 05/15/07
Posts: 5919
Loc: Down Under
Originally Posted By: Rebekah.L
Other than that did you get into chamber music yourself?
[1]Having friends who were musicians. [2]Loving the repertoire.
_________________________
Du holde Kunst...

Top
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2

Moderator:  Ken Knapp 
What's Hot!!
HOW TO POST PICTURES on the Piano Forums
-------------------
Sharing is Caring!
About the Buttons
-------------------
Forums Rules & Help
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

The world's most popular piano web site.
(ad) HAILUN Pianos
Hailun Pianos - Click for More
Ad (Seiler/Knabe)
Seiler Pianos
Sheet Music
(PW is an affiliate)
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
Who's Online
169 registered (accordeur, 36251, Aibohphobia, ajames, 51 invisible), 1606 Guests and 24 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
75901 Members
42 Forums
156863 Topics
2304920 Posts

Max Online: 15252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Use Audacity to SEE, HEAR, and MEASURE beats.
by Mark Cerisano, RPT
Today at 12:55 PM
Any interest in reviving the Denver area piano group?
by Colin Dunn
Today at 11:52 AM
Masterclass etiquette doubt
by Francisco Scalco
Today at 10:21 AM
Using the drum tracks on KAWAI MP6 piano
by Dr Jazz
Today at 08:39 AM
4K piano purchase question
by ConstantlyConfused
Today at 08:17 AM
(ads by Google)

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2014 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission