MTB Grade 4 (2020)
All 6 pieces
Ballade, no.15 from 25 Progressive Studies, op.100
Rondo (extract), from Sonatina in G, op.36 no.5
Merry-go-round, from Christmas Pieces, op.36
Chèz le forgeron, no.5 from Little Novelettes op.8
Saltarello, no.19 from Les étrennes du jeune pianiste, op.50
The Promise of Peace
Ballade - Friedrich Burgmüller
Ballad is no.15 from Burgmüller's much-played collection of 25 Progressive Studies, op.100 (1851).
The original metronome mark is a scarily quick 104bpm, though MTB suggests a more steady tempo of 72bpm.
Saltarello - Anton Schmoll
A Saltarello is a quick, jumpy dance in triple metre. This one is no.19 from a collection of 25 pieces, originally published as Les étrennes du jeune pianiste (Gifts for the young pianist), op.50 by Anton Schmoll.
Toccatina - Dmitri Kabalevsky
Toccatina is no.12 from 30 Children's Pieces, op.27 by Dmitri Kabalevsky.
Sorry, one of my older videos ...awaiting an update I think!
Sonatina - Dmitri Kabalevsky
Sonatina is no.18 from 30 Children's Pieces, op.27 by Dmitri Kabalevsky.