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) Pianoteq
Latest Pianoteq add-on instrument: U4 upright piano
(ad) Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(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
Topic Options
#1974398 - 10/17/12 04:23 AM good pictures at an exhibition edition
gsmonks Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 08/17/10
Posts: 554
Loc: Saskatchewan, Canada
Any of you guys know a good edition of Pictures At An Exhibition? I was looking in the music store the other day, and the only available edition is the same crappy old edition I've had for many years- older members will know the edition I'm referring to- it's crammed together, hard to read.

Top
(ad) Piano & Music Accessories
piano accessories music gifts tuning and moving equipment
#1974399 - 10/17/12 04:26 AM Re: good pictures at an exhibition edition [Re: gsmonks]
Nikolas Offline
5000 Post Club Member

Registered: 11/26/07
Posts: 5006
Loc: Europe
Since this is copyright free, I think that there are plenty of editions to be found.

I have one from the International Music Company (IMC) which seems reliable and not badly laid out to me... :-/ But I don't know, personally, of any other editions.
_________________________
http://www.musica-ferrum.com

Top
#1974445 - 10/17/12 08:32 AM Re: good pictures at an exhibition edition [Re: gsmonks]
Serge Marinkovic Offline
Full Member

Registered: 07/11/09
Posts: 328
Loc: United States
I like Wiener but most recently for fingering I feel the best is Alfred Masterworks. Then third is Henle.
_________________________
Serge P. Marinkovic, MD


Top
#1974584 - 10/17/12 02:02 PM Re: good pictures at an exhibition edition [Re: gsmonks]
Thrill Science Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 09/04/11
Posts: 505
Loc: California
If you want something off-beat, try Katsenelenbogen's Jazz version, some of which is on YouTube

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZ-W0sY47OY
_________________________
Robert Swirsky
Thrill Science, Inc.

Top
#1975121 - 10/18/12 11:26 AM Re: good pictures at an exhibition edition [Re: gsmonks]
slipperykeys Offline
Full Member

Registered: 03/03/12
Posts: 341
Loc: Dorset, England
I use the Augener Edition which I find accurate and as easy to read as "Pictures... " ever gets.

BTW, favourite recorded version, Isao Tomita!

Top
#1975208 - 10/18/12 01:53 PM Re: good pictures at an exhibition edition [Re: gsmonks]
debrucey Offline
2000 Post Club Member

Registered: 01/18/06
Posts: 2587
Loc: Manchester, UK
Just make sure its Mussorgsky's original version, not the version edited (and adulterated) by Rimsky Korsakov.
_________________________
Kapustin - Preludes Op. 53, Nos. 8, 11, 12, 9 and 10
Poulenc - Nocturnes and Novellettes
Barber - Souvenirs
Esa-Pekka Salonen - Dichotomie
Kevin Oldham - Ballade, Op. 17

Top
#1975472 - 10/19/12 12:11 AM Re: good pictures at an exhibition edition [Re: gsmonks]
Janus K. Sachs Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 10/31/07
Posts: 1708
Loc: Betelgeuse, baby!
Have any scholarly issues (errors, inaccuracies, new source material, etc.) been raised since the Lamm edition (part of the Mussorgsky Complete Collected Works)?
_________________________
Die Krebs gehn zurücke,
Die Stockfisch bleiben dicke,
Die Karpfen viel fressen,
Die Predigt vergessen.

Die Predigt hat g'fallen.
Sie bleiben wie alle.

Top
#1990729 - 11/25/12 02:39 PM Re: good pictures at an exhibition edition [Re: Janus K. Sachs]
gsmonks Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 08/17/10
Posts: 554
Loc: Saskatchewan, Canada
Originally Posted By: Janus K. Sachs
Have any scholarly issues (errors, inaccuracies, new source material, etc.) been raised since the Lamm edition (part of the Mussorgsky Complete Collected Works)?


There has been the inevitable nitpicking, but that was inevitable.

I recently found a number of pretty good editions in PDF form on-line. Here's Lamm's version:

http://www.musicaneo.com/sheetmusic/sm-2989_complete_cycle.html

Yeah, Rimsky Korsakov editions . . . too lightweight for Mussorgsky, at least for my taste. Same goes for the orchestrated versions, especially Night On The Bare Mountain.



Edited by gsmonks (11/25/12 02:41 PM)

Top
#1991780 - 11/28/12 01:31 AM Re: good pictures at an exhibition edition [Re: gsmonks]
redrobin62 Offline
Full Member

Registered: 09/01/12
Posts: 25
@gsmonks - thanks for the link.
_________________________
Vintage Galaxy D
Korg SV-1 88
Fender, Gibson, ESP electric guitars
Pignose acoustic

Top

Moderator:  Brendan, Kreisler 
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.
-------------------
PIANO BOOKS
Interesting books about the piano, pianists, piano history, biographies, memoirs and more!
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
Sheet Music
(PW is an affiliate)
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale
Download & Print Sheet Music Instantly
sheet music search
sheet music search

sheet music search
(ad) HAILUN Pianos
Hailun Pianos - Click for More
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
Who's Online
159 registered (accordeur, alfredo capurso, 36251, Almaviva, 48 invisible), 1773 Guests and 39 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
74300 Members
42 Forums
153683 Topics
2252754 Posts

Max Online: 15252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Piano Cover of Luke Bryan "Drink a Beer"
by Zach Evans
Today at 05:36 PM
Boris Slutsky to perform at PianoCraft on May 3
by Keith D Kerman
Today at 05:06 PM
Boris Slutsky to perform at PianoCraft May 3
by Keith D Kerman
Today at 05:05 PM
Hi Mr S-H and all
by Seaside_Lee
Today at 04:13 PM
A Steinway for under £1,500...
by Juln
Today at 04:09 PM
(ads by Google)

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
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