Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2.5 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!

Gifts and supplies for the musician

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

This Search is powered by Google
(ad)
Accu-Tuner
Sanderson Accu-Tuner
(125ad)
Piano Life Saver - Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad)
Pianoteq
Grotrian Concert
Royal
for Pianoteq out now
(ad)
Piano Buyer Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Buyers Guide
Who's Online
87 registered (anninkc, agraffe, ando, 22 invisible), 2129 Guests and 11 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad)
Estonia Pianos
Estonia Pianos
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
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 & Music Accessories
*Live Piano Venues
*Music School Listings
* 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
#2071679 - 04/26/13 04:19 PM Eine kleine Nachtmusik...
pianovirus Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 04/24/07
Posts: 959
Loc: Basel, Switzerland
1st movement only so far. I had bought this nice transcription by Matthew Cameron a while ago (after having heard the recording by Cyprien Katsaris).

At slow speed it seemed very straightforward, so I wanted to try and learn it. Well, it turned out at it's more awkward than I thought... laugh
There are some uncomfortable passages and I only noticed now how I'm slowing down in the recording during those...it's a mess cry (even though I made two video cuts), but I don't have more time for this right now, so I'm just sharing it for the fun, maybe someone else also feels inspired to play it.

Comments/suggestions would still welcome of course! A metronome seems an obvious one.. blush

_________________________
youtube.com/user/pianovirus

Top
#2071693 - 04/26/13 04:56 PM Re: Eine kleine Nachtmusik... [Re: pianovirus]
pianoloverus Online   content
Yikes! 10000 Post Club Member

Registered: 05/29/01
Posts: 21948
Loc: New York City
I like Matthew Cameron's transcription of the Adagio from Spartacus:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OJJmF5qqQyE


Edited by pianoloverus (04/26/13 04:56 PM)

Top
#2072124 - 04/27/13 01:30 PM Re: Eine kleine Nachtmusik... [Re: pianovirus]
Damon Online   happy
6000 Post Club Member

Registered: 09/22/06
Posts: 6586
Originally Posted By: pianovirus
1st movement only so far. I had bought this nice transcription by Matthew Cameron a while ago (after having heard the recording by Cyprien Katsaris).


smile I was working on it, a little, using the youtube video of Katsaris that has the sheet music. (aren't I cheap?) Even up the tempo a bit and you have a nice party piece. Good work!

p.s. I think I noticed Katsaris adds a tiny bit extra to the Cameron transcription.

Top
#2072729 - 04/28/13 10:07 AM Re: Eine kleine Nachtmusik... [Re: Damon]
pianovirus Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 04/24/07
Posts: 959
Loc: Basel, Switzerland
PLUS, I didn't know any other of his transcriptions. Sounds nice!

Originally Posted By: Damon
smile I was working on it, a little, using the youtube video of Katsaris that has the sheet music. (aren't I cheap?)


Haha, I hope you didn't also try to use the sound of Katsaris as "play-along" laugh

Originally Posted By: Damon
Even up the tempo a bit and you have a nice party piece. Good work!


Thanks for the comment, Damon! It definitely needs more work. And, yes, I also thought it would be a nice party piece to have in one's repertoire smile

Originally Posted By: Damon
p.s. I think I noticed Katsaris adds a tiny bit extra to the Cameron transcription.


I didn't listen to his playing with the score so far, but given it's Katsaris I wouldn't be surprised if he's "transcribing the transcription" a bit...

_________________________
youtube.com/user/pianovirus

Top
#2080047 - 05/09/13 10:17 PM Re: Eine kleine Nachtmusik... [Re: pianovirus]
Palmpirate Offline
Full Member

Registered: 01/31/13
Posts: 409
Loc: B.C.Canada
inspiring. I had started this piece about 3o yrs ago and am just starting back. It will take a while to get my strength and endurance back. Boy I'd love to play like that again but have to acknowledge my arthritic limitations.Won't keep me off the keys though!
_________________________



Top
#2080182 - 05/10/13 06:52 AM Re: Eine kleine Nachtmusik... [Re: Palmpirate]
pianovirus Offline
500 Post Club Member

Registered: 04/24/07
Posts: 959
Loc: Basel, Switzerland
Originally Posted By: Palmpirate
inspiring. I had started this piece about 3o yrs ago and am just starting back.


Great to hear, Palmpirate! It's a fun piece to play on the piano as well, and you'll also be able to give people who are not so familiar with classical music the feeling of recognizing something smile ...enjoy!
_________________________
youtube.com/user/pianovirus

Top

Moderator:  Kreisler 
ad
Pierce Piano Atlas


(ad)
A. Geyer Pianos
A. Geyer Pianos
(ad)
Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restorations and sales
(ad)
Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
Piano Acc. & Gift Items in
Piano World's Online Store
In PianoSupplies.com ,(a division of Piano World) our online store for piano and music gifts and accessories, party goods, tuning equipment, piano moving equipment, benches, lamps Caster Cups and more.


Free Shipping on Jansen Artist Piano Benches
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Kawai UST-7 vs UST-9
by anninkc
02/21/17 05:44 PM
Jimmy Webb & Jeffrey Biegel 2/25/17 NY
by Piano World
02/21/17 04:31 PM
Nice Video - kudos to PianoCraft
by kluurs
02/21/17 04:07 PM
Where can I find a playable piano in Rio de Janeiro?
by Jess Y
02/21/17 11:57 AM
Convolution reverb
by pinkfloydhomer
02/21/17 06:33 AM
(ad)
Sheet Music Plus
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale
Forum Stats
86,756 Registered Members
44 Forums
178,632 Topics
2,600,630 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM

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 - 2017 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission