Proksch: Piano Poetry

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  • Composer: Michael Proksch
  • Format: Book with Audio Download
  • Instrumentation: Piano
  • ISMN: 9790004184196
  • Size: 9.1 x 12.0 inches
  • Pages: 56

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Proksch himself recorded the audio files of all the pieces available in the download area to provide orientation for interpretation.

More and more people are looking for a way to offset the demands of everyday life by making music. Particularly welcome are pieces that often evoke poetic, meditative moods and are good for the soul through their simple harmonies. Thin E Majority of the pieces in this book arose from this premise. They also explore the multi-faceted expressive possibilities of the piano as well: they can convey exuberance, comfort, joy, longing, compassion, mourning, anger and ecstasy, but also mystical moments. Short programmatic annotations in the musical text, along with the titles and the music on the audiotracks, awaken inner relationships that infuse more spirit into ones playing. and the possibility of expressing feelings while playing can also be a motivation to expand ones own piano-technical resources.

  1. Gentle Glow
  2. Feelicitous
  3. Cautiously
  4. Brief Pause
  5. Ascending
  6. Finding Melodies
  7. Daisies
  8. Wistfully
  9. A First Ray of Light
  10. Making Peace
  11. Overcome
  12. Cantabile
  13. Winter Torpor
  14. and Now Let's Handel
  15. Erik Sawdee World Fall Asleep
  16. Slapstick
  17. Gentle Swaying
  18. "The Parting with the Blouse" Blues
  19. Wish Parade
  20. Pride
  21. Syncopations!
  22. Eco-ssaise
  23. Linger
  24. Dare to Care
  25. Mysteriously
  26. Anger Testing
  27. Break out
  28. Cinema Emotions
  29. Argue'mental
  30. Lonesome Twosome
  31. Sucked in
  32. Bitter Happiness
  33. Wayward Elves
  34. The only Sadnesses that are Dangerous…

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